|Here is a great original song dedicated to the kids with Rett's Syndrome. It's called Special Someone written by Carol Garcia.||Groove Thang Looking Forward To 2015Groove Thang is looking forward to a great 2015. We have plenty of new songs to play this year - definitely more 90s through today's Top 40. |
We are also working on a Linda Ronstadt project where we will be producing a Linda Ronstadt tribute CD with all proceeds going to the Michael J Fox Foundation. We feel it is an honor to support Linda and all others affected with Parkinson's Disease.
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|Groove Thang Performs at Sacramento's Biggest NYE Party hosted by The Professional's Guild!Groove Thang will be performing at the biggest and most elegant NYE party ringing in the New Year 2015 at the Sacramento Hilton. It has been sold out almost every year and this year is no exception. For $65 you get to see two great party bands, plus casino-style gambling, DJ, two drink tickets and champagne toast! Get your tickets now at pguild.com!
||Behind The Scene at Sacramento and CompanyGroove Thang performs in Sac and Co's remix video||Glenn Hall Pool Fundraiser in Sacramento|
Diva G and Disco Johnny from Groove Thang, Mark "Blues" Herin from the Mere Mortals, and George "Slowhand" Pfeifer from the Dave Russel Band performed an acoustic show to help raise funds to keep Glen Hall Pool open in River Park. We had a great time for a great cause!
Fox 40 News Clip Interview of Carol Garcia of The Groove Thang
Fox 40 News Clip
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|2nd Saturday at The Artisan Center in Uptown Sacramento|
Carol G and The Smooth Groove performed an acoustic show at The Artisan in Sacramento on 2nd Saturday at The Artisan Entertainment Center. The Smooth Groove performed songs from all genres including disco, country, folk and rock all in one night! Carol and John love to perform songs as a duo to help keep it real and down to earth and take a break from the high-energy 7pc dance party show.
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|Los Fiascos Halloween Jam at The Owl Club|
Members from The Groove Thang hung out with Los Fiascos at The Owl Club in Old Town Roseville. It was a kickin' costume party with Diva G as the 80's chick and Disco Johnny as The Crow/Joker/80's dude. Los Fiascos kicked tail as usual and also played a few new tunes! The Mickey Beer girls were there too makin the night interesting! Great Costumes, Great Party and Great Time!
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|Groove Players Jr Jam|
Members from The Groove Thang, Midnight Players and John Lee Hooker Jr's band got together for an all star jam at a local club in June 2008. We had a blast and a darn good time! We'll have to do it again. Members include Laurence Griffin - Vocals (GTB), Carol Garcia - Vocals (GTB), Johnny Espinoza - Guitar (GTB), Jack Starnes - Bass (MP), Meliisa Corona - Vocals (MP), Adrian Robey - Keys (MP), Mike Rogers - Drums (JLHJ). Here are some pix:
Groove Thang Basics|
The Groove Thang is Sacramento's best dance, party, corporate, and wedding band. The Groove Thang plays a diverse mix of dance music from the 70's, 80's and 90's and our song list contains a little something for all musical tastes. Our specialty is Disco, Funk, R and B, and Rock.
Whether it is your wedding reception, birthday party, or special event, the Groove Thang will get ANY party started with it's cool groove and fun atmosphere. If you want to get down and get funky, then get your Groove On with the Groove Thang.
Need something a little smoother or more intimate? Check out The Smooth Groove webpage and see how well it fits!
We also provide DJ services alone or in combination with a live band to keep your event alive at all times.
For more intimate events, we can also perform as an acoustic duo or trio.
We specialize in birthday parties, weddings, corporate parties, special events, festivals and live venues.
Groove Thang single logo white t-shirts are available for men and women. Men's sizes are L and XL. Women's sizes are S and M. Just ask us for one at a show.