|City Knightz is a favorite and one of the best!
A Classic Rock cover band
performing in the greater Seattle area since 2004.
Lead Vocals, Trumpet, Percussion
Seattleite Joe B. Has been playing professionally for 20 years. A versatile musician and singer-songwriter,
Joe was a founding member of the alternative R&B band “The Latest News” and now fronts the hit band
"City Knightz". He also produces music in his home studio, DJs professionally and spends his days as a
corporate event planner.
Mac grew up in So. California playing the guitar... including the acoustic, electric, and bass. He also played
the Sax in his High School Marching and Jazz bands. In addition, Mac has played in California bands
performing Latino music, Rock 'n Roll, Oldies, etc., to a Rock/Country band while serving overseas in the
U.S. Army. Since the early 90's Mac has played in Seattle area bands ranging from Country, Rock,
Contemporary Christian/Gospel, Classic Rock, Funk, Blues, R&B.... Mac is one of the original founding
members of the "City Knightz" band.
Keyboard & Vocals
Born and raised in Seattle, Mike joined his first band "Chaser" working the local club circuit. Moving onto
Evergreen State College, Mike worked for a year to compose original music and finished with a 60 minute
performance televised on a local cable TV network. Returning to Seattle, Mike partnered with David Hutt
to form "Abercrombie and Hutt", an acoustic duo performing 60's and 70's rock standards working mainly
in Pioneer Square. The next 2 years were spent working for and performing with "Brad Sinsel and TKO".
After a 12 year sabbatical, Mike spent a year working with Seattle's "War Babies". Most recently Mike
has spent the last 4 years with "City Knightz". During "daylight" hours Mike works as the Vice President
of Sales for Food Services of America.
Saxophone & Vocals
Noel broke into Seattle's music scene in 1995 after a 5 year layoff. Previously, he played tenor and alto
sax in the Highline Community College Jazz Ensemble. He has also played with many local notable artists,
such as Darren Motamedy, Kenny G, Jeff Kashiwa, Jay Thomas, Dan Goforth, the late Floyd Standifer,
and Michael Powers.
Arturo has been playing drums for over 20 years in various groups in the Seattle area and even had the
opportunity to tour Japan. Arturo played drums with Joe B. in the band the "Latest News" and now is
playing drums with "City Knightz".
Lead Guitarist, Vocals, Songwriter
Mark R. is the newest member of the "City Knightz" band. Originally from Sioux Falls, S.D.,
Mark has toured the Midwest extensively and has been performing live for over 20 years.
He is a special events decorator by trade.