DJ-Italia, two of the finest DJ’s this side of the Italian boot, doing Houston’s DJ scene for many many years. Anthony Porcarello and his son Anthony Porcarello, Jr. will rock your socks off with Italian music the likes of which you’ll only hear in Italy, not to mention our all American favorites like Dean Martin, Connie Francis, Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Louie Prima, Sam Butera and the list goes on and on.
The Tarantella Dancers of Galveston have been performing at the Houston Italian Festival for over 25 years. This form of dance is the traditional folk dance of Sicily. Tarantella literally means “tarantula” because the dance is done by everyone in a large circle. Come and dance with the Tarentella Dancers.
In major concert halls or at festivals worldwide, Michael Barimo connects with audiences around the globe. He is also a favorite with celebrities and has nearly 200,000 fans from all over the globe. This handsome virtuoso, who is fluent in Italian, French, English and Spanish, is turning- on a new generation to great Neoplitian music with his own unique brand of fresh Euro-pop/rock arrangements and classic 21st century electro Edge, as well as hitting all the classics we know and love. Not only is Barimo a famous singer and songwriter, he is also a world champion whistler. Whether he is whistling Mozart or Puccini or igniting audiences with his original songs in multiple languages, this extremely talented young star is an undeniably brilliant artist! Some of his amazing credits and past international performances include the Late Night Show, Hundreds of international radio stations, Major Venues including Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, BBC Worldwide, Festivals across the US. Italian Legion of Merit, Disney Channel- Featured artist on every episode of 3rd & Bird, Zoom Italian Telus, BBC Network, Wonder Pets, and has over 2 million You Tube followers. Michael is currently performing nightly in Pairs in the brand new Thierry Mugler Follies Cabaret.
For more information go to: www.michaelbarimomusic.com
Disco Expressions “ are Houston’s leading Disco Tribute band focusing on Disco Hits of the Seventies. With their high energy disco dance show audiences are grooving to all their faves from Saturday Night Fever, KC And the Sunshine Band, the Bee Gees and many other disco classics. As the only nine piece dedicated disco band in Houston be prepared to bring you “Boogie Shoes” and get your “groove thang” on with the Disco Expressions Band. For more information go to: www.discoexpressions.com
THE FUSE is Houston’s most contemporary 5 piece powerhouse Top 40 band. Known as “Houston’s Variety Cover Band”, The Fuse has an extensive song list that covers almost every genre. The Fuse is dedicated to the every changing music scene and makes it a point to stay up to date with all the current pop, dance and todays’ country hits, as well as keeping all those classic hits you know and love. Featuring the amazing vocals of Sarah and Heather the Fuse will get every audience dancing. The Fuse has played many local venues such as Kemah Boardwalk, the Strawberry Festival as well as being an extremely popular Wedding and Corporate band. For more information go to: