Shaky Ground - playing your favorite Classic Rock, Southern Rock and Country Rock Music!! A combination of powerful vocals and accomplished musicianship we play a diverse set list of "timeless-upbeat" music from the 60's, 70's, 80's thru today for Good Times, Good People, Good Fun! Join the party and "Shake-it" with Shaky Ground!
Classic Rock featuring the music of Aerosmith, The Beatles, The Doors, CC&R, The Doobie Brothers, Tom Petty, Rolling Stones, Bob Seeger, Prince, Bryan Adams, Bad Finger, Grand Funk Railroad, James Gang, Foghat, Neil Young, Jimi Hendrix, Free, Ted Nugent, Bad Company, Greg Kihn Band, Golden Earring, Gary Moore, Eric Clapton, Mountain, ZZ Top and more!!
Southern Rock featuring the music of Charlie Daniels, Marshall Tucker Band, The Allman Brothers, Molly Hatchet, and Lynyrd Skynyrd!
Country & Line Dance Music featuring the music of Dwight Yoakam, Merle Haggard, Hank William Sr, Chris Stapleton, Junior Brown, Brooks & Dunn, Alan Jackson, Stealers Wheel, Luke Bryan and Elvis Presley!!
Song Requests are always welcome!
Mike Derhamer - Lead Guitar & Lead Vocals
An accomplished professional musician, Mike has been entertaining audiences for decades, covering a wide range of musical genres! Combining technical savvy, raw talent and tone to the bone; Mike's sound speaks from the soul, is interesting and engaging! During his time as a studio musician Mike achieved the elite status of having recorded and performed on-stage with Edgar Winter, Kansas, Blackfoot, The Little River Band, Molly Hatchet, Bo Diddly and Leslie West of Mountain! MIke's witty charm and occassional bursts of extreme showmanship make every Shaky Show fun to watch, listen to, and experience! Mike is sponsored by Bad Boy Guitars and Hayes Amplification.
Dan Gutenkauf - Bass Guitar, Keyboard, Harmonica & Lead Vocal
A full-time, life-long musician, Dan has performed thruout the Phoenix area for over thirty years. Dan is an extremly talented bass player with a vast amount of musical knowledge and ability to play all styles of music. Dan is one of few who possesses the unique ability to play bass while also playing the keyboard at the same time! As an 2005 Inductee into the Iowa Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Dan joins notable members; Buddy Holly, Richie Valens, The Big Bopper and, The Everly Brothers! Dan also serves as the local Coordinator for The Nashville Songwriters Association International.
Grady Amwake - Drums, Manager & Bookings
Playing drums in Rock bands since the 70's, Grady was influenced by all the greats including Neil Peart, Jon Bonham, Ginger Baker, Tommy Aldridge, Phil Collins and Carl Palmer. Known as an “active” drummer with impeccable timing; Grady's expressive dynamics, creative drum-fills and positive enegy playing style further enhances the Shaky Ground sound! Grady is the original founding member of Shaky Ground and it's Marketing & Booking Manager.