Hit Factory Band
High-energy, young, and fun! This impressive ten-piece band is comprised of some of the most electrifying top musicians, singers, and performers to be found. The Hit Factory Band features four dynamic front vocalists including the amazing R. Anthony (as seen on “The Voice”), female vocalists Sierra and Jaricah, and bandleader/trumpet/emcee Andrew Garrison. The group features an exceptional line-up in the rhythm section to include guitar master showman Ralph Yulo (formerly with the touring group “Black River Circus”), And keyboard virtuoso Joe Cosas (Formerly with Jon Anderson of the Progressive Rock band YES). The groups horn players have toured with Maynard Ferguson, Diane Schuur, Gino Vannelli, Frankie Valli, KC and The Sunshine Band, and more.
The Hit Factory Band has become well known in the industry for their highly interactive performances as they bring the show off of the stage right out into the audience. They have a seemingly never-ending arsenal of songs from Sinatra to the Beatles, Bruno Mars, Beyonce, Britney, and MANY MANY more. This band truly knows how to dazzle their clients and guests to create an unforgettable experience.
As with all of the Florida Music Group bands, we are always the same select members as seen and heard on our website and demos. We provide a fun, energetic and positive, well-rehearsed show that will energize your guests and ignite the dance floor.
The Hit Factory Band has enjoyed many years with the same members and has performed for weddings and corporate events all over Florida including Jacksonville, Daytona, St. Augustine, Tampa, Orlando, St. Pete, Sarasota, Naples, Palm Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Key West, and more! We have performed for countless weddings, corporate events, fundraisers, galas, and parties. We have performed at The Breakers and The Flagler Museum in Palm Beach, the Biltmore in Coral Gables, The Ancient Spanish Monastery and Vizcaya, in Miami, The Ritz-Carlton and LaPlaya in Naples, The Jupiter Island Club, The Casa Marina in Key West, The Pelican Club in Jupiter, as well as our local venues such as The Don Cesar and The Vinoy in St. Petersburg, and the Sandpearl in Clearwater. We have performed for huge corporate events for companies such as the Ronald McDonald House, Homeaway, United Country Real Estate, IFP Advisors, Morton Plant Mease Health Care Foundation, and more.
When hiring The Hit Factory Band for your event you can rest assured you are hiring one of the best in live entertainment! Bandleader Andrew Garrison provides great customer service with an easy, stress-free relationship throughout the entire process. Our relationships with our clients don’t end after the wedding and we have a long list of former clients who continue to follow us on social media, email, even texts, and phone calls.
What makes the band special?
1). Super talented members who include vocalist R. Anthony as seen on “The Voice”, and keyboardist Joe Cosa who has toured with Jon Anderson (lead vocalist from the progressive Rock band “YES”). An impressive horn section with members who have toured with Maynard Ferguson, Diane Schuur, KC & The Sunshine Band, Gino Vannelli, and Frankie Valli. Degreed musicians who can really play their instruments.
2). A set team of the same well rehearsed and polished performers. We have worked out the details, every background vocal, every horn line, every riff. This is the distinguishing feature of a set team. We offer seamless transitions in-between songs creating energy and momentum rarely seen.
3). Fun and dynamic high energy entertainers who bring the fun off of the stage right out to the dance floor during the evening.
4). An amazing bandleader who brings 100% to every event.
5). High quality state of the art equipment along with a professional sound tech at every show.