Continuing our Featured Artist series, we interviewed Contemporary Productions’ President to learn a bit more about his band, the Fabulous Motown Revue. Last year, Steve celebrated 25 years leading and playing trumpet with the band. The Fabulous Motown Revue (or FMR, as we call it) is one-of-a-kind dance band, recapturing the feel, sound, and moves of […]
We are very excited and proud to announce that Contemporary exclusive, My Friend Mike, has been awarded St. Louis Magazine‘s A-List Party Band 2015! Quoted below: “You’re probably wondering, “Who’s Mike?” That would be Mike Schlipp, the lead vocalist and keyboard player for the Top 40 cover band. (He also plays with longtime St. Louis […]
We’re in the middle of an awesome wedding season and our best wedding bands in St. Louis and beyond are booking up fast for 2014! If you are looking to hire a wedding band now is the time to give us a call! Check out these featured reviews below from some of our favorite bands featured on […]
We had an absolute blast talking with dozens of engaged couples this past weekend at the Busch Stadium Bridal Show. It’s always a pleasure to be able to discuss the advantages of hiring a wedding band when you have Griffin and the Gargoyles playing behind you. For those of you that came over to our […]
Last week Griffin and the Gargoyles rocked the Cor Jesu Father/Daughter Dance at the Millennium Hotel. Check out this clip of Griffin performing “Jump Around”. You can follow them on Facebook HERE to follow the band or like our page HERE to stay in the loop. JUMP AROUND!
The Veiled Prophet Ball is truly a night for celebration. Contemporary hired 72 different musicians to play throughout the evening (and into the morning) including Arvell & Company, the Charles Glenn Group, the Fabulous Motown Revue, the Steve Schankman Orchestra and Peter Schankman’s quartet for a quick cocktail set. Guests were glued to the dance floor […]
The Fabulous Motown Revue had a blast playing the Casa Loma Ballroom Thanksgiving weekend. Crowd was packed and everyone made it to the dance floor by the end of the night. Here’s one of the highlights captured on film!
A couple of quick updates from the team at Contemporary! First, the Ladue News wrote a great interview about our president and founder, Steve Schankman. You can read it on their digital site HERE. Secondly, if you check out the featured weddings in the Ladue News’ Fall Elegant Living Magazine, you’ll notice that three of […]