If you love hook driven pop tunes with a rock edge ala Matchbox 20 and John Mayer then you've come to the right place. For years Mitch VanDoff has been writing the kind of tunes that get stuck in your head. On The Beach is finally out. Give it a listen but be warned, you may be humming these tunes for the next few days.
Mitch is a native of Long Island growing up in Long Beach, N.Y. and currently residing in Amityville, N.Y. As a kid he grew up listening to the music of Bob Marley, Bruce Springsteen, Jimmy Cliff, Bryan Adams and many other of the great rock and reggae artists of the day. You can hear many of these influences in both his original and cover tunes.
Over the past several years Mitch has built a great reputation all over Long Island and the New York area as a unique and talented singer and musician playing solo as well as with his bands Rasta Blanca and The Vibes. Playing a vibrant mix of rock and reggae Rasta Blanca was recently voted Best Band In The Hamptons by the readers of Dan's Paper, the Hampton's most popular weekly newspaper.
Encouraged by the response of audiences to his original music Mitch has just completed his first major original CD release entitled "On The Beach". Just released in May it features songs which are destined to be instant classics among fans and propel this undiscovered artist to the next level.
Mitch is an active member of ASCAP and the Songwriters Guild of America.
Mitch is available as a solo act, duet or full band to play all types of functions and parties. You can have any type of configuration you desire including steel drums, keyboards, horns etc. You can have Mitch play your favorite tunes and sing along on the handy wireless mike or get the whole band to lively up your event. Lyric sheets are available and you are guaranteed to have a great time weather you want to "Waste Away In Margaritaville" , rock on to "Born To Run" or groove to the Irie vibe of "No Woman No Cry".