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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


White Wedding - Billy Idol 
Plastic Trees - Radiohead 
Things Can Only Get Better - Howard Jones 
Dance Hall Days - Wang Chung 
More Than This - Roxy Music 
Heaven - Bryan Adams Lets Dance - David Bowie 
Video Killed The Radio Star - The Buggles 
Champagne Supernova - Oasis 
Don't Look Back In Anger - Oasis 
Somewhere Only We Know - Keane 
Bizarre Love Triangle - New Order 
The Smiths - Panic 
Never Gonna Give You Up - Rick Astley 
Drops Of Jupiter - Train 
Drive - The Cars 
Come On Eileen - Dexy's Midnight Runners 
Take It Easy - The Eagles 
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 
It's 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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