The Randys are a 5-piece band from Columbus Ohio. Since 1998 they’ve been establishing a unique sound using a mixture of styles from the 1940s to the present.
Everything old is new again with the Randys. Covering artists such as Tennesse Ernie Ford, Louis Prima, Elvis Presley, Joe Tex, Dean Martin, Perez Prado, Mills Brothers, Lawrence Welk, The Beatles and more. Their state side influences can be described as Americana, while their imported "world music", includes Cuban, French, Latin & Italian numbers.
The bands’ musical focus is on upbeat, danceable, melodic songs that all ages can enjoy, but might not recognize. Often introducing listeners to music that has otherwise been forgotten, their eclectic tastes define the band.
Whether it’s a pulp surf sounding guitar, tropical lap steel, soothing accordion, or a peppy piano accompanying five crooning voices with fabulous harmonies, the Randys are devoted to getting the toes tapping and the feet shuffling.
The Randys are:
David Vaubel – Vocals, Guitar, Lapsteel Guitar
Canaan Faulkner – Bass Guitar, Vocals
Matt Newman – Guitar, Baritone Guitar, Banjo, Vocals
Jon Beard – Piano, Accordion, Ukelele, Vocals
Brian Jones – Drums, Percussion, Vocals
Some of the Genres Covered: Rockabilly, R&B / Soul, Country, Zydeco, Latin, Polka, Skiffle, Hawaiian, World Music
$8 + fee online / $10 at the door