Sobak has earned the respect of many with very remember able performances and many songs with great lyrics and hooks throughout the years. Sobak has made a presence throughout the states of Nevada and California. After many shows Amercord Records in Hollywood CA released a Sobak original nationwide on a compellation album.
Sobak’s original music has been played on many national radio stations all across the US. Sobak is capturing the hearts of many new fans. Sobak writes from the heart, like a true artist is inspired by his own life experiences. This realism has brought much success to many artist and Sobak as well. This unforgettable Artist will depict songs that are real. Speaking straight from the sole Sobak sings about love, loss, dreams, and struggles of every day life and relationships. Sobak is here to touch as many lives as possible.
Tony Sobak is a prolific vocalist & songwriter. Raised in a very musical family, Tony started out early in his career at the age of fifteen performing and writing music. At the age of seventeen Tony had his first song “Drugs Don’t Do It” published and released nationwide by our first lady at that time for the Just Say No Foundation. This was a compilation album of a variety of artists. Tony was the only unsigned Artist chosen for the album and was chosen as the “rock artist of choice” for the campaign.
Sobak studied music proficiently at Ball State University and at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. While at the University of Nevada Las Vegas he earned two degrees. Sobak gained a wealth of experience playing through Las Vegas. He is very knowledgeable through the recording process and has recorded numerous songs in the studio.
ABOUT THE SOBAK BAND
JESSIE VALENTINO MELENDREZ-Drumset Percussion
Recording experience & live stage experience with various bands: Jason Fox & the Hounds of Love-blues; The Haunting -rock; Sociology- reggae,rap; Tri-power-popcover band; Badly Bitten-rock; BurningBed-alternative- rock;
Teaching experience -1994 Walnut CA 10 months; San Pedro Guatemala 2 months teaching Djembe; Inland Music Academy Riverside CA-21/2 years.
Full recording with ckick track 2009 2010 2 full length cd's.
Stage experience-House of blues, Whiskey,Southern California, Bakersfield,Inland Empire.
Inland Empire magazine nomination for best punk song October 2010
Inland Empire magazine band of the week BurningBed 2011
Reads music Fluently
Teach Congas,Djembe & full Drumset various styles
Rock,hip-hop, funk, reggae, jazz, country, metal, alternative rock, pop rock & Latin & African style rhythms.
Have a large collection of drumset & percussion books,dvd's.
Able to play beginning xylophone
Professional references: Karl Johnson-Music school owner 951-784-4383; Rocio Lacera-teacher;Centennial High School Corona CA 951 454-7449; Victor Delgado-Owner of Placentia School of Music 714-970-8282; Shaul -Owner of Backline Rehearsal Studios Garden Grove Ca 714 895-7345; Larry Salomon-Professional drumset and Percussion Instructor 323 791-0506; Cindy Lu-Concert Promoter 501 529-5902; Billy Stevens-Band member for LIT,Handsome Devil & Recording Studio owner 714 337-9733