Would You Kindly?
Would You Kindly? has a unique and vibrant sound incorporating electric violin, and a blended influence of modern rock, pop, and jazz. First hitting the stage in 2019, they are known for playing originals such as ‘Blood in the Water’ and covers like ‘Renegade’ by Styx.
Getting their start in the local open-mic scene, Would You Kindly? believes in being a huge support to the Kenosha community. They sponsor Make Music Kenosha, play for Captains + Canines, as well as The Taste of Wisconsin. They have had the amazing opportunity to play for larger community festivals such as Celebrate America, and will be excitedly making their debut at the Levitt AMP Sheboygan Music Series, and the Lake County (IL) Fair 2023.
Would You Kindly? began with singer/song-writer Gina Marie and guitarist Paul Hoskins, later inviting bassist Daniel Harrison, violinist Megan Weaver, and drummer “Miss B” Haven Wells. They have collaborated with a variety of phenomenal talent such as ARTIFAS, Midnight Crow, Ivy Ford, and Kat and the Hurricane (KATH).
Working with WAMI award winner Eric LaBrosse of Cherry Pit Studios, Would You Kindly? released their first album 'The Aftermath' in Fall of 2021, followed by their latest EP 'Queen of Hearts' in Spring 2023.
Recently, Would You Kindly? was nominated for the WAMI Awards in seven (7) categories. On May 22nd they were named winners for Rock Song of the Year - ‘Blood in the Water’, and since have also been named Kenoshans of the Week by Kenosha.com.