The B-Side Band

From:  Chicago's Northwest Suburbs


  • Joe Gagliardotto, Lead Vocals, Guitar
  • Marc Kupferberg, Keyboards, Trumpet
  • Ed Witte, Lead Guitar
  • Shelly Kelly, Lead Vocals, Percussion
  • Scot McCartney, Bass Guitar
  • Scott Godsey, Drums, Vocals


The B-Side Band is an established classic rock band, flavored with plenty of funk and soul.  With dual vocal leads, blistering lead guitar, in-the-pocket rhythms, and first class brass, we focus on bringing quality musicianship and high energy to venues, festivals, and events.  We play a wide variety of classic rock and soul covers that will have your audience tapping their toes, singing along, and dancing to the music!  We hope to B- a part of your next big event!  

Festival/Summer Concert Series Experience:

2015, 2019, 2021  Lion's Club Festival Main Stage

2018  Red, White and BBQ Fest, Westmont

2017 Oktoberfest Headliners, Vernon Hills

2017 Wallace Bowl Concert Series, Wilmette

2017 Dundee Concerts in the Park Series, 

2016 Niles Holly Jolly Festival and Market Headliners

2015-16 Mundelein Summer Concert Series

2014 Mundelein Community Days Fourth of July Main Stage

2012 TopGolf Fourth of July Fireworks, Wood Dale

2010 Vernon Hills Summer Celebration, Main Stage

2009-2010 Lake Zurich Fourth of July Main Stage