Original and classic arena rockers, Under The Influence, have been a leading presence in their genre for over a decade.
This tight-knit “family” of talented players has performed over 2000 concerts all over the country since 1992. The only act of their kind touting complete electric AND acoustic sets, their high-energy presentation is a tribute to the attitude, character, heart and soul of Rock & Roll Music.
Under the Influence is made up of 7 of the most phenomenal entertainers from the Midwest. Charles Stone (drums) and Glenn Poirier (Bass) provide a thunderous rhythmic undercurrent completed by the stunning double-guitar work of guitarists Keven Schneider and Jason Riley. Atop this musical backdrop stands “power-house” vocalist, Tyler Osborn, who can only be described as “Superior”. “Icing on the cake” is a duo of the most beautiful and talented female backing vocalists in the business, Jolie Riley and Leslie Stone.
Under The Influence has won numerous competitions and reader’s polls and has opened for such national acts as The Doobie Brothers, REO Speedwagon, .38 Special and The Little River Band. Their original music has been played in regular rotation at leading rock radio stations and they have been featured numerous times as “in-studio” guests.
Under The Influence’s albums of original music for InnerThump Records include What Is (‘97) and Shake, Rattle, Shatter (‘99), both of which were produced by platinum award-winner, Ken Paulakovich (Offspring, Gloria Estefan).
Artist Overview – Classic Rock Band, Under The Influence, based out of St. Joseph, MO. The guitar-based ensemble consists of 5 gentlemen and 2 female back-up singers. A true high-energy concert experience featuring classic hits, original music and the acclaimed acoustic set.
Touring/Booking – Currently touring a 5 state region and booking a limited number of dates per year, Under The Influence is available to perform all types of venues/events. Shows range from 1-4hrs and include electric and acoustic sets from over 5 decades of great music.
Under The Influence
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Burnin’ Love – Elvis Presley
Brown-eyed – Girl Van Morrison
Get Back – The Beatles
I’ve Just Seen a Face – The Beatles
Respect – Aretha Franklin
I Want You to Want Me – Cheap Trick
I Can See Clearly Now – Johnny Nash
Wonderful Tonight – Eric Clapton/Cream
Badge – Eric Clapton/Cream
Sunshine of Your Love – Eric Clapton/Cream
The Chain – Fleetwood Mac
Go Your Own Way – Fleetwood Mac
Landslide – Fleetwood Mac
Bring It On Home – Led Zeppelin
Houses of the Holy – Led Zeppelin
Whole Lotta Love – Led Zeppelin
The Rover – Led Zeppelin
The Ocean – Led Zeppelin
Hey, Hey What Can I Do – Led Zeppelin
Midnight Rider_ The Allman Brothers
The Boys Are Back In Town -Thin Lizzy
Cowboy Song -Thin Lizzy
Love the One Your With Steven Stills -Thin Lizzy
Never Been to Spain – Three Dog Night
Remedy The – Black Crowes
Crazy Circles – Black Crowes
Shooting Star – Bad Company
Long Train Runnin‘ – Doobie Brothers
Whole Lotta Rosie – AC/DC
Originals – Under The Influence
You Wreck Me – Tom Petty