You can see the appeal. The piano-pounding singer is not a total "retro" throwback musically --he's as much funny Chris Isaak as matinee-idol Michael Buble, with Billy Joel knocking around there somewhere, too -- but he's old-Vegas in attitude. It's a party. You're invited." -Mike Weatherford, Review Journal
"His charisma and talent shine through in every endeavor..." -24/7 Magazine
"...he and his well-suited band have built a fun and freewheeling scene that hearkens to the days of classic Vegas live entertainment..." -The Kats Report
Frankie Moreno and his band are a reminder of a time when performing LIVE for an audience was an intimate experience and a celebration of raw talent. With a collection of original hits and classic covers, the heat is turned up at Planet Hollywood in this modern take of the kind of performances that made Vegas famous. Frankie Moreno just doesn’t deliver with his incredible musical skills; wait until you hear his voice live on stage in “Under the Influence.” It is another instrument he has mastered, along with the guitar and piano. His energetic showmanship is mixed with lighting effects and the large background screen of the stage to stimulate all the senses. He’s toured with Sugarland and Air Supply, performed with award-winning classical violinist Joshua Bell, plus many more! You’ll fall in love with original songs instantly and you’ll recognize some covers as he pays homage to his major musical influences, from The Beatles to Bruno Mars. Both are sure to send chills just hearing it.
Best Known For:
“The Best All-Around Performer by Las Vegas Review’s Best of Las Vegas 2012”
Even if you had never heard any of his songs before, the best thing about Frankie Moreno is that his music has an immediate draw. The music, the melody, and his voice reels you in by the first verse and watching his show LIVE at Planet Hollywood has the same effect multiplied by 10. His on-stage swagger and undeniable talent for the art of music keeps you mesmerized, plus he showboats a bit for the excitement of the crowd. It makes you feel part of his band. His band is an assortment of top notch artist. You can tell that the musicians on stage really enjoy playing with each other and it almost seems like we’ve just walked in on Frankie Moreno and his band in one of their jam sessions. It’s raw. It’s powerful. It’s a relief to see genuinely talented musicians come together and make something beautiful.