BREEZE formed in 1980 as a duo with Roy Rauschenberg and Michael Perri, playing area clubs including
the famous college hot spot Durty Nelly's in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. After a two-year run, BREEZE added
a keyboardist and Larry Dinan on drums, playing what was then Penny Lane. In 1983, Rick Collins joined on drums, along with Lenny DePasqual on keyboards and the band moved to Seachasers in Pompano Beach.
Rick was later replaced with Joe Moss. After nine years as the house band BREEZE moved on to
During their run at Mangos on Las Olas in the mid 90s, Edward Huerta and
were brought in on keyboards and bass. Kenny Kosicki took over the bass for the band in 2000.
During their three+ decades, BREEZE quickly became one
of the most sought after bands
in South Florida, with appearances at Boston's on the Beach,
Mangos, Coconuts, Tarpon Bend, Seminole Hard Rock Hollywood
& Coconut Creek, and O'Hara's to name a few. BREEZE has also headlined at many outdoor events
including SunFest®, The Pompano and Fort Lauderdale Seafood Festivals
and The Starlight Concert Series. The band has opened for major acts such as Blood, Sweat & Tears, America, Jefferson Starship,
The Beach Boys, The Rascals, Badfinger, Steppenwolf,
and Kansas—and were chosen by the Miami Dolphins® as their official tailgate band.
For 34 years, BREEZE has been commited to bringing the finest musical performances to
the stage every night.
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to find out where BREEZE will be appearing during the current month.