FX5 is a high energy, 5 piece group of professional, veteran musicians and vocalists that perform only the best rock/variety dance music from favorite standards to the hits of today. With a solid beat and sweet vocal harmonies, this talented band has been pleasing audiences for over a decade. FX5 has been entertaining audiences with their uncanny ability to authentically perform a wide variety of music spanning six decades with quality and discerning musicianship.
The band consists of Chris Nolan (Vocals, Guitar and Keyboards), the original band comedian, makes each FX5 performance unique with his showmanship and humor. Sue Nolan (Vocals/Percussion) knows how to command the attention of the audience. Any Nossal (Vocals/Bass Guitar) is our most experienced member having started playing professionally at the age of 8. John Brengle (Vocals/Lead Guitar) is our resident scholar as he is a graduate of Guitar Institute and has been playing guitar for over 30 years. Bruce Pictor (Drums) is is also currently the drummer for The Association, who had numerous hits in the day..
FX5 regularly plays clubs and casinos as well as private affairs throughout San Diego county. They recently played at the San Diego Bayfair and was one of 40 bands selected to compete in the Ultimate Cover Band competition at Viejas. They are on regular rotation at the Second Wind clubs in Santee and Navajo, Dirk's Niteclub in Lemon Grove and Viejas Casino.
Each FX5 performance gets the audience on their feet and dancing to the music they love. The band's repertoire includes R&B ("What You Won't Do for Love," Bobby Caldwell), Funk ("Brick House," The Commodores), Arena Rock ("Separate Ways," Journey), Pop ("Walking on Sunshine," Katrina and the Waves), '60s ("I Got a Line on You," Spirit), '70s ("All I Ever Wanted," Santana), '80s ("Sweet Child o' Mine," Guns N' Roses), '90s ("You Oughta Know," Alanis Morissette), 00s "Forget You," Cee Lo), and the latest ("Shut Up and Dance," Walking On The Moon).
FX5 maintains a mailing list of over 200 people and also have an Android app for interacting with their fans. Every performance includes professionally produced 11 x17 posters (samples included) and email flyer's. FX5 is not just another nightclub act, but a complete musical experience, it’s not just a band, it’s an adventure!