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Contact: Sonny Hess 971-322-5853
Once you have heard these two powerful women perform together you will feel the magnetism. Chocolate and Vanilla never tasted soooo good! This group has its own style of funk, soul, and rhythm & blues. Come experience this ‘MAGIC’ firsthand!
​Vicki Stevens from Seattle and Sonny Hess from Portland have joined forces. You may remember Sonny Hess with Paulette N’ Power Band, fronted by the late, great Paulette Davis from 1991 to 1996. The Power Band took Portland by storm in the early 90’s winning the Best R&B Act Award by the People’s Choice Crystal Awards. They had a tight sound with a recording contract in the works when Paulette met her untimely death. Since then, Sonny has continued looking for that “special connection” while performing in clubs and festivals with the Sonny Hess Band. When Vicki Stevens sat in with the legendary band, something happened that couldn’t be denied, ‘it was like, MAGIC’ and that magic was felt by everyone. 
Performance Schedule
It's Like Magic.....
It's Like Gold....
Sonny Hess PO BOX 571 Fairview, OR 97024  Phone:  971-322-5853   Email: 

JULY  2014
25th  Independence Festival, Riverview Park Amphitheater (50 C Street, Independence) - FREE - Band 7:30p
26th   Dexter Lake Club, Dexter - Band 9p, $5 cover
AUGUST   2014
1st Attic Lounge @Salishan Lodge, Gleneden - Trio 8p
2nd   Private Party, Eugene - Band 9p
8th & 9th    Riverfront Blues Festival, Libby, MT - Band - Sat 7:30p
15th  Half Penny, Salem - Band  9p
16th  Toledo Boat Festival, Newport - Band  3-5p
16th  Hotel Oregon-McMinnville - Trio  7p
22nd & 23rd  Aces Lounge @Three Rivers Casino, Florence  9p
29th  Blue Diamond, Portland - Band  9p
30th  Roadhouse 101, Lincoln City - Band 9p
5th  Bugsy's, Junction City - Band  9p
11TH  OFFICIAL CD RELEASE PARTY!! Kennedy School-McMenamins ALL AGES SHOW - Band  7PM
12th & 13th  Hollywood's Hot Rod Bar & Grill, Portland - Band 9p
19th  Original Halibuts, Portland - Band 8p
20th  Hotel Oregon, McMinnville - Trio  7p
26th & 27th Big Blues Bender, The Riviera, Las Vegas - Duo TBA
3rd  Spare Room, Portland - Band  9p
4th  High Rocks Restaurant & Lounge, Gladstone - 9p
10th  Jimmy Mak's, Portland * Northwest Women n Rhythm & Blues 
11th  The Horseradish, Carlton - Trio  7-10p
17th  The Lehrer, Portland - Band  9p

Breaking News !!!
The Stevens Hess Band is the WINNER 
of the Muddy Awards Best New Blues Act 2013
by the Cascade Blues Assoc!!!