We Are The OBDP!
OINGO BOINGO DANCE PARTY

Featuring Original Members of Oingo Boingo

Oingo Boingo Dance Party
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Oingo Boingo Dance Party
Songs You Love

Carrying on the tradition with
Brendan McKian
on Vocals

Johnny Vatos
Oingo Boingo Dance Party

Oingo Boingo Dance Party features former members of the legendary new wave group Oingo Boingo, performing hits like Dead Man’s Party, Weird Science, We Close Our Eyes,Only a Lad, Just Another Day, Stay, Out Of Control, Who Do You Want To Be, Gratitude, Private Life, and many more.

Original Members you remember well
and new members round it out

Original '80s and '90s era Oingo Boingo members Johnny "Vatos" Hernandez, Sam "Sluggo" Phipps, Carl Graves, and on occasion Steve Bartek, John Avila, and Doug Legacy are joined by Brendan McCreary (vocals), Mike Glendinning (guitar), Freddy Hernandez (bass), Brian Swartz (trumpet), and Felice Hernandez (backing vocals) to form Oingo Boingo Dance Party. This powerhouse group has been performing and selling out venues in California since 2005, including the iconic Greek Theatre.

"The Best Oingo Boingo Band
til Hell freezes over - Richard Blade

With a loyal West Coast following, Oingo Boingo was even honored by the city of Los Angeles when the City Council designated April 20, 2016 as offcial "Oingo Boingo Day" in Los Angeles, CA. Richard Blade of KROQ 106.7 and SiriusXM lst Wave fame was also in attendance and says that Oingo Boingo Dance Party remains, "the best Oingo Boingo band until Hell freezes over."

Non-Stop Oingo Boingo Dance Party
Just as the name implies

If you want to dance, if you want to live in nostalgia, if you want some high energy music that will keep your feet moving, we'll see you at the next Oingo Boingo Dance Party concert!

There's always Something Special
About Halloween.

The witching month seems to be quite busy for this band, but join the thousands in saying "Johnny Vatos Oingo Boingo Dance Party" is the band for all seasons!

Check out our friends and over at Combat Radio, and hear Johnny Vatos and Steve Bartek interviews.

Awesome, fashionable & you'll be the ENVY of all your friends!

Oingo Boingo Dance Party Band Lineup

Some old, some new Never Dull. We'll make you Party!

  • Johnny Vatos Hernandez

Johnny " Vatos" Hernandez
Drums / Jefe

johnny Vatos is an original member of Oingo Boingo. Always in command, he will take you through a set of Boingo music and make sure you're breathing hard when he's done!

  • Sam Sluggo Phipps

Sam "Sluggo" Phipps
Saxophone

Sluggo is also an original member. The driving force behind the horn section. Which is weird because he's usualy out front.

  • Carl Graves

Carl Graves
Keyboards / Vox

Also an original member, Carl came aboard Boingo in 1987 and his keys and voice can be heard on Boingo Alive.

  • Steve Bartek

Steve Bartek
Guitar

Having recorded on every Boingo album and still working with Danny, Steve still loves to play with the OBDP and they enjoy him there!

  • Brendan McKian

Brendan McKian
Vocals

As every Boingo fan knows, vocals are the hardest to either duplicate or make your own. Brendan's ability is able to split the difference perfectly and give and exciting performance!

  • John Avila

John Avila
Bass Guitar

John is an original member and songwriter and the band is always stoked to have him on stage.

  • Frederick Hernandez

Freddie Hernandez
Bass Guitar

A Carnegie Hall veteran, Freddie's bass makes the crowd move. Along with his old man, They make the Bump to shake the Rump!

  • Brian Swartz

Brian Swartz
Trumpet

Horns are vital to Boingo, and Brian keeps the band gassed up with his hi-power trumpeting!

  • Felice Hernandez

Felice Hernandez
Backing Vocals

Felice Hernandez (No Relation) has sang with the group for over a decade, her voice perfect for the group's layered vocals. She's the MVP with the BGV's!

  • Brian Swartz

Mike "The Spike" Glendinning
Rhythm Guitar/Vox

The Spike and his axe keeps the band chugging and on the straight and driving path. Vatos and Freddie keep him anchored.

Boingo Dance Party Vol. 1

The CD is here! Recordings of original hits done Boingo Dance Party stylee!

Tracks include Dead Man's Party, Little Girls, Only a Lad, Stay, We Close Our Eyes, and new original track, Get Your Head Outcha Ass. Featuring guest performers Steve Bartek, and John Avila! Updated, in your face, and all new sounds from the ones who made Oingo Boingo to you first.




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Canyon Club
That 80's Bar
Pershing Square
Various

"The best Oingo Boingo band on the planet till hell freezes over!

Richard Blade - Former KROQ DJ

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Oingo Boingo Dance Party
LIVE DATES

Pick a place that best suits your locale.



The Rose

Pasadena, CA
Fri Oct 12th 2018



The Libbey Bowl

Ojai, CA
Sat Oct 13th 2018



Thunder Valley Casino

Lincoln, CA
Fri Oct 26th 2018



The Saban Theater

Beverly Hills, CA
Sat Oct 27th 2018



Humphrey's Concerts by the Bay

San Diego, CA
Sun Oct 28th 2018



The Coach House

San Juan Capistrano, CA
Wed Oct 31th 2018




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