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dance floor hits



GUNPOWDER SOUP will entertain everyone, young and old, with a variety of songs from different genres and 3 lead vocalists.  Every event is different and our management team specialize in ensuring corporate clients hear a little country, maybe some line dancing songs, little Spanish, and dance hits at the end of the evening.

Weddings are totally different than corporate entertainment and we start the first set with dinner music, slow with controlled volume.   The second set is 80s, mixed with country and “sing along songs”.  The third set is “let's take it home” with all top dance hits performed back to back and some sing along country in-between.

Fundraisers require a different thought process and our Band leader will generate a song list with 80s, Country hits, and Groove genre.  GUNPOWDER SOUP will create a festive mood right away so that bidding continues throughout the evening and while on stage, we will emcee the itinerary.

Of course, if you request all country or pop/rock genre, message the band below and GUNPOWDER SOUP will honor your request.   We accomodate guests requests and change the song list immediately if the client decides to change the genre at the last minute.   GUNPOWDER SOUP utilizes talk back mics to signal song changes.


Check the songs you want to hear at your event, fill in your name, email, date of event, any special notes, and hit the submit button. 


CREDENTAILS  Marius and Jeanine are building a new “state of the art” recording studio and own/manage a school, Audio Enginearing Institute, teaching audio engineering classes,  Our gear has been assembled by our GRAMMY award winning recording engineer, Marius Perron, who has a MS in Electrical Engineer from The University of Texas.  Jeanine Davis-Perron (owner) has a BS degree in Hospital Administration and team members have a BA degree in Music Education.  Jayna – BA in Music Therapy.

PERFORMANCE  For cocktail hour, we play MP3 music from our stage speakers, unless you hire an acoustic musician from our staff.  During dinner, the Band will play low volume and slow to mid-tempo songs to accommodate conversations.  After formalities, we will fill the dance floor with dancers, interact with guests off-stage, enlist singers on our crowd microphone.  GUNPOWDER SOUP started tambourines and crowd mics on the dance floor and we continue this client favorite 22 years later.

GPS BUSINESS MODEL  We have been engaging with guests since 1999 and are experts in the entertainment business.  Detailed local female management and an A+ from the Better Business Bureau set us apart from other bands.   Clients call and book directly through our Contact page and we generate our own contracts.  Important: GUNPOWDER SOUP carries general liability insurance for venues that require a one million dollar policy.  The owner is always on site and manages the Band during the event.

INSTRUMENTATION  Drums, bass, electric guitar, piano, keyboards, acoustic guitars (2).   If you want to hire a two or three piece horn section, let us know!   You will love the variety of three different lead vocalists and wall of harmonies.  Our musicians are multi talented on different instruments so we have a full sound depending on the instrumentation of each song.

EVENT TYPES  Corporate Events, Fundraisers, Galas, Weddings, Conventions, Private Parties

TEXAS LOCATIONS  San Antonio, Austin, Fredericksburg, Dripping Springs, New Braunfels, Houston, College Station, Corpus Christi, Texas Hill Country, and small towns in between. Call about Destination events.

GENRES  Country, Pop Hits, 80s, Classic Rock, Motown, Latin

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