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Shag is a band like you've never heard before nor will you forget! British vocal powerhouse and guitarist Laurence Mckenna fronts the band, with an insane vocal range that can flatter any melody. Laurence also performs many solo gigs with a wide variety of covers. Musical mates, Derek Bond (Bass Guitar-Backing Vocals), Mark Rogers (Drums), and Don Ruzek (Lead Guitar) complete the feel good vibes that will drive you to the dance floor. Blurring inspirations of U.K. spun rock, pop and techno, they have developed their own unique style. It is head music for your feet! Shag has performed at such venues as RFK Stadium for D.C. United, The State Theater, 9:30 Club,The Black Cat, Warner Theater, Jiffy Lube Live (Formerly Nissan Pavilion), Gypsy Sally's, The Fillmore, The Old Town Theater, Jammin' Java, Iota and The Capital Center. Shag performs at major festivals, Weddings, Private Events and bar / club venues every year. They have performed on the Jiffy Lube Live (Formerly Nissan Pavilion) VIP stage at the following concerts: Chicago, Jackson Brown, Depeche Mode, Train, Green Day, Sting, Creed, Aerosmith, Earth Wind And Fire, Van Halen! So to all you sensation seekers...come out and shake your bum!

For Bookings:
Laurence McKenna 540-664-7776


Message in a Bottle - The Police
Rock The Casbah - The Clash
Rio - Duran Duran
Streets Have No Name - U2
Alive & Kicking - Simple Minds
Won’t Get Fooled Again - The Who
Bittersweet Symphony - The Verve 
West End Girls - Pet Shop Boys
Take On Me - Aha
Town Called Malice - The Jam
Everybody Wants To Rule The World - Tears For Fears
Pretty In Pink - The Psychedelic Furs
Enjoy The Silence - Depeche Mode
Modern Love - David Bowie
Its My Life - Talk Talk
Tainted Love - Soft Cell 
Vertigo - U2
Clocks - Coldplay
There She Goes - The La’s
Our House - Madness
Relax - Frankie Goes To Hollywood
Saw Her Standing There - The Beatles
Mr. Brightside - The Killers
Somebody Told Me - The Killers
Don't Forget About Me - Simple Minds
Hungry Like The Wolf - Duran Duran
Rebel Yell - Billy Idol
Laid - James
Blister in the sun - Violent Femmes
Mysterious Ways - U2
Viva La Viva - Coldplay
Blue Monday - New Order
Wonderwall - Oasis 
Melt With You - Modern English 
Should I Stay Or Go - The Clash
Song 2 - Blur
People - Depeche Mode
Sweet Caroline - Neil Diamond
Mysterious Ways - U2
Ever Changing Moods - The Style Council
Love Cats - The Cure
Karma Police - Radiohead
The Cure - Love Song
Rebel Yell - Billy Idol
Melt With You - Modern English 



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