24504 1/2 Lyons Ave
Santa Clarita, CA 91321
Initiator (America’s Premiere Adventure Band)
What: Initiator was formed by Santa Clarita’s very own Dennis Atlas & Michael Whelan. Initiator writes and performs original music inspired by bands such as:
QUEEN, Rush, STYX, Kansas, ELP.
Initiator has an album due out by the fall 2018, and will be opening for QUEEN NATION on August 31st at the Canyon Club of Santa Clarita.
Dennis Atlas is an international performing artist having played in STYX and KANSAS tribute bands, such as Rockin’ The Paradise, and Kansaz, and the Argentine Progressive rock band, Bad Dreams. He performed on Cruise To The Edge 2018, A Yes brand music cruise.
Michael Whelan is both a self-taught musical genius and also a Music student at C.O.C. Whelan has also played in Rockin’ The Paradise, One With Everything, and Midnight Escape Artists.
(The two met when Dennis was about 12 and Michael 16, each in their own bands at Hart High’s Battle of the Bands!) Initiator appeared in ELITE MAGAZINE Dec 2017/ Jan 2018 edition.
When: June 29 at 8 p.m. Opening bands begin at 7 p.m.
Where: Vincenzo’s Pizza-Newhall, 24504 1/2 Lyons Ave, Santa Clarita
Cost: Free Show
More info: For more on INITIATOR visit https://www.dennisatlas.com/initiator or on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/186953185477264/