The Marc Chauvette Band
The Marc Chauvette Band is a high-energy blues band based out of Manteca, California (Central Valley). The band features band leader Marcus Chauvette Jr. on guitar and backup-vocals. His performances showcase a range of his own unique style from BB King phrasing, to a slide guitar that is reminiscent of Johnny Winter. The soulful frontman & singer Stephen Medeiros aka "Big Sexy", brings his gritty Chicago style vocals, providing a unique sound that leaves the audience wanting more. The talented music veteran, Ray Whitt, on Bass Guitar is the groove and backbone of the chord changes. The raw delta influenced Harmonica player, Russell Hann draws you in with his veteran skills and charisma. Behind the band holding down the beat, Mike "The Animal" Codinack who is a Central Valley music scene veteran, is a rock-solid drummer perfect for this upbeat and fire branded style of blues.