Billy Dean, whose insightful songwriting, clear and distinctive voice, and masterful instrumental gifts have earned him accolades from many awards academies and countless devoted fans.
A native of Quincy, Florida, Billy was raised appreciating the value of music and has a diverse array of musical influences. After attending college on a basketball scholarship, Billy moved to Nashville in 1983 and by 1990 had recorded his first Top 5 Hit "Only Here For A Little While".
Since then, Billy has transcended genres with his unique repertoire earning numerous awards, including: The Academy of Country Music's Song of the Year "Somewhere In My Broken Heart", ACM New Male Vocalist of The Year, BMI Pop Awards, BMI Song Awards, BMI Million Air Plays Award, Country Music Television Rising Star Award, NSAI Song of The Year, and a Grammy for a Country Tribute "Amazing Grace".
Billy's List of hits include:
- “Billy The Kid”
- “Somewhere In My Broken Heart”
- “Only Here For A Little While”
- “We Just Disagree”
- “You Don’t Count The Cost”
- “Only The Wind”
Patton James and The Synchromatics are a fun variety band that performs everything from swing standards to classic rock. Early in the evening Patton may croon vocal jazz in the style of Michael Buble, Tony Bennit, and Frank Sinatra. When it’s time to dance the Synchromatics gets the crowd going with unique cover versions of Van Morrison, The Eagles, Elvis Presley, Norah Jones, The Everly Brothers, Brian Setzer, Chuck Berry, Paul Simon, Stevie Wonder, Neil Diamond,The Drifters, Nat King Cole, Al Green, Ray Charles, Tommy James, The Beatles, Jimmy Buffet, Eric Clapton, James Taylor, B.B. King, Credence Clearwater Revival, John Mellencamp, Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan, The Allman Brothers, or Santana, as well as Patton’s original tunes and much, much more.
With a lead singer with the dashing looks of a young Elvis and an extensive repertoire covering the hits from the 40s through today, this all star Nashville Band can rock and swing like there’s no tomorrow, so put on your dancing shoes and join the show with Patton James and The Synchromatics.Buy Tickets
Character comedian Karen Knotts is the daughter of legendary comedian Don Knotts, TV’s Barney Fife of Mayberry fame and a beloved icon to Baby Boomers everywhere.
Karen has been on tour throughout the U.S. for the last four years with a funny, critically-acclaimed one woman show, "Tied Up in Knotts," her story of growing up with legendary comedian dad, Don Knotts. Karen also performs standup comedy on the road and can be seen regularly at the Comedy Store, Flappers, and the Hollywood Improv. TV and film credits include: ‘Return to Mayberry’, An ‘Occurrence at Black Canyon’, ‘One of Our Own’, and the ‘Vice Academy’ series. Karen also writes for the stage, her one woman play ‘The Visitor’ was a finalist for the Merce Awards in 2009. She has written two plays; ‘Dates from Hell the Musical’, and a farce; ‘But We Open Tonite.‘ Karen is currently single and is doing research for a new play, ‘Dates in Heaven.’ Interested parties please apply.Buy Tickets