Joyryde

​JoyRyde Band
For over 25 years, JoyRyde with the Hitmen Horns has been setting the standard of excellence in live entertainment. Their uncompromising musical and vocal arrangements draw from the sounds of Big Band, ‘50s, ‘60s, ‘70s Retro, Motown, Country, Jazz, R&B and top hits from the ‘80s, ‘90s, and today.Their dedication to carrying out the smallest details requested by clients has proven to be a key to their success and popularity as one of the most requested entertainment attractions for corporate parties, private club functions, weddings, and special events in WNY.

Over the years, the musicians in JoyRyde have received special recognition and awards from the Buffalo entertainment community for their individual talents a musicians as well as their collective ability as a band. This includes the induction of Joyryde into the Buffalo Music Hall of Fame in 2004.

Michael Lacki

Michael Lacki - JoyRyde Band
​Keyboard player and Vocalist. Mike Lacki is the Band Leader and the founding member of JOYRYDE. 

Dick Bauerle

Dick Bauerle - JoyRyde Band
Guitar Player and Vocalist, Dick Bauerle has been performing professionally since 1966. Dick was inducted into the Buffalo Music Hall of Fame in 1988.

Dennis Parry

Dennis Parry - JoyRyde Band
Dennis has been with JOYRYDE for over 6 years.  Dennis is a seasoned bass player and also a Buffalo Music Award nominee.

Maria Sebastian

Maria Sebastian - JoyRyde Band
Vocalist and Rhythm Guitarist, Maria has recorded seven CDs of original music since 1994, and has opened for dozens of national acts, recording with many of their members.

The Hitmen Horns

The Hitmen Horns
The Hitmen Horns originated in 1982 and quickly gained popularity in 1991 by playing with the best acts around.

Bob Meier - Bone
Al Monti - sax
Paul Wos - trumpet

Jeff Whiting

Jeff Whiting - JoyRyde Band
Drums

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Songlist

Higher and Higher- Jackie Wilson
Can't Take My Eyes Off of You- Frankie Valli
Beyond the Sea- Bobby Darin
Treasure- Bruno Mars
To Sir, With Love- Lulu
The Weight- The Band
Happy- Pharrell Williams
Somewhere Over the Rainbow- Eva Cassidy version
The Letter- The Boxtops / Joe Cocker
The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face- Roberta Flack
Put Your Records On- Corinne Bailey Rae
Beer in Mexico- Kenny Chesney
You're Nobody Till Somebody Loves You- Dean Martin
Game of Love- Michelle Branch / Santana
Broken Road- Rascal Flatts
You Can Leave Your Hat On- Randy Newman
Valerie- Amy Winehouse
Unforgettable- Natalie Cole
Moves Like Jagger- Maroon 5
Call Me Maybe- Carly Rae Jepsen
I Will Survive- Gloria Gaynor
Electric Boogie (AKA "Electric Slide")- Marcia Griffiths
The Way You Make Me Feel- Michael Jackson
Billie Jean- Michael Jackson
25 or 6 to 4- Chicago
Dim All the Lights- Donna Summer
Let's Dance- Donna Summer
She Works Hard for the Money- Donna Summer
Hot Stuff- Donna Summer
We Are Family- Sister Sledge
Rolling in the Deep- Adele
My Girl- The Temptations
My Old School- Steely Dan
Make Me Smile- Chicago
New York State of Mind- Billy Joel
Lady Marmalade- Patti Labelle
All Summer Long- Kid Rock
Into the Mystic- Van Morrison

Forget You- Cee Low Green
Feelin' Alright- Joe Cocker
Don't Know Why- Norah Jones
Does Anybody Really Know What Time it is- Chicago
Don't Stop Believing- Journey
Chain of Fools- Aretha Franklin
Let's Groove Tonight- Earth, Wind, & Fire
September- Earth, Wind, & Fire
Ain't Too Proud to Beg- The Temptations
Domino- Van Morrison
Landslide- Stevie Nicks
Brown Eyed Girl- Van Morrison
Honky Tonk Woman- The Rolling Stones
It's Too Late- Carole King
The Way You Look Tonight- Frank Sinatra
Moondance- Van Morrison
At Last- Etta James
What Becomes of the Broken Hearted- Joan Osborne version
Chuck E.'s in Love- Rickie Lee Jones
Need You Now- Lady Antebellum
Allison- Elvis Costello
Move Over- Janis Joplin
Moon Dance- Van Morrison
Masquerade- George Benson
Put it Where You Want it- The Crusaders
Georgia- Ray Charles

Instrumentals:
Misty
Soulful Strut
Watch What Happens
Take the A Train
Tropical Legs
Sleepwalk
Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Satin Doll
Killer Joe
This Masquerade
Glad

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