Glenn Taylor, here, from 'The Kootz'-band:
Here is our Electronic Press Kit (EPK): We hope you enjoy it!
KOOTZ-BIO / INFO:
For twenty-years (and still going-strong); 'The Kootz'-band has accrued a time-tested, experienced track-record, delivering a 'musical-menu' of Classic 60s-thru-90s' pop, rock, r&b and blues-music. Clients include private & corporate events, municipal venues: (concerts, street-fairs, fireworks, town-pools, etc.), restaurants, wineries, breweries, racetracks, minor-league baseball teams and more, covering the tri-state area and beyond, including NJ, NY, Connecticut, Pennsylvania and New England...
Overall, we perform 280+ shows annually. The band was also featured TWICE on News-12's 'Spotlight-New Jersey' program (see below)! Our current newsletter/mailing-list membership is twenty-five-thousand-plus. We also maintain 5,000+ followers on Social Media platforms! 7,500 copies of our 2 commercially-available CDs have been sold. 'The Kootz' were also voted 'best band' overall, by 'Meet-Up' of New Jersey this-past year!
T H E - K O O T Z - B a n d
Some helpful 'facts' about us...
- We are a 4/5-piece group, performing 'family-friendly'-classic thru modern pop / rock-music genres;
- Our lineup is VERY interactive, engaging our audience, encouraging-them to feel "part of the show"!
- We've cultivated a solid fan-base in the area, from the above-mentioned venues and municipalities.
- We encourage any of our bookings as 'fan-destinations', in addition to 'The Kootz' being the attraction.
- The band markets ALL Shows intensely and have a weekly email-recipient list of over 25,000+.
- 'The Kootz' have over 5K+ following us on Social Media as well!
In 'The Garden State'-alone, there is a devoted-band-following in Essex, Morris, Passaic, Bergen, Union, Sussex, Middlesex, Monmouth, Ocean and Mercer-counties... We've drawn healthy crowds consistently! This has translated into 'good press' for us; and could do the same for any hosting-venue. One example of that 'coverage ' is viewable in the form of a feature-article that ran on the front-page of The Sunday Record's 'Entertainment'-section, detailing the longevity of 'The Kootz'! Here's the link:
In addition, here are some additional-links, including our newest (& 1st-ever female)-member, Rhonda!
Here's a Facebook-linked sample:
Our website-links to help better-acquaint you with 'The Kootz'...
We hope you find them enjoyable as well as informative...
You-Tube channel, including two shows performed on News-12 New Jersey.
It also presents our video-sampler, concert, interviews and press coverage;
Select video-footage, go to the 'Kootz-TV'-tab on our site;
'Full-band' video sampler/demo:
22 different popular-cover-song-excerpts in a 10-minute mp3.
Schedule... Find out where we are performing!
Venues; See where we have performed:
Read feature-articles and press-coverage on The Kootz, click the 'Kootz-Klippings' tab; i.e. Star-Ledger, Bergen Record, Morris Daily Record, Herald News, Asbury Park Press, Steppin' Out, Night and Day, The SandPaper, Beachcomber… and other regional publications throughout NJ.
Thank-you for your time and hope that you enjoy the 'sights & sounds' of 'The Kootz'-band.
(Please reply and let us know that you have received our EPK, thanks).
My very best,
"The Kootz" band
Box 309, Caldwell, NJ 07006
Facebook: Glenn 'Kootz' Taylor