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Tainted Love is the Bay Area's premier 1980's dance band. This 7-piece outfit from San Francisco brings you back to the days when keyboards ruled the airwaves, cascading hairdos were commonplace and outlandish fashions lit up the pioneering early days of MTV. With a stellar line-up of three high-energy singers driven by a power house band whose credentials include Pride & Joy, Super Diamond, Car Wash, Panama, and Yah-Yah Littleman, Tainted Love delivers a non-stop 80's live show featuring authentic costumes, exciting dance moves, and irresistible charisma.
The Eighties revival has swept the nation, drawing crowds to "80's nights" at dance-clubs and to movies such as the Wedding Singer. Programs dedicated to 80's music are a staple for radio stations across the country, delighting listeners and expanding the 80's music market. The demand for Tainted Love is growing rapidly. Tainted Love attracts enthusiastic audiences from several generations. At sell-out clubs shows, private parties, and fairs and festivals people of all ages come together to enjoy the virtual 80's dance-club experience. Tainted Love insures a festive and fun occasion with positive energy that is positively infectious.
Members of the band include: Alex Pels, Brett Abramson, and John Walter, all on Vocals, with Jamie Browne on Bass, Doug Carlson on Drums and Electronic Percussion, Frankly Vasquez on Guitar, and Steve Moon on Synthesizer and Keyboards.