The Fun Factor Band is a group of musicians representing decades of band experience.
Our lineup includes drums, guitar, bass and 2 vocalists. The group is based in Northwest/Central Connecticut. We are a classic rock / R&B cover band playing popular songs our audiences know and love.
Whether you like to get down and dance, or you just like to sing along to your favorites,
we've got you covered. Search through our demos to get a good idea of the music we perform.
Lead Vocals, Keys
Karen has been singing since age 9 when she heard Judy Garland singing Over The Rainbow in The Wizard Of Oz. She has been in many musicals in the Western Mass area. A classically trained singer, Karen enjoys singing a variety of genres. Her earliest influences in the classic rock arena include Pat Benatar, Heart, Led Zeppelin, Journey, Styx and Yes. She is very excited to be in the Fun Factor Band.
Bass Guitar, Lead and Harmony Vocals, Ralph started playing bass in 1967. In Michigan, he played with OPUS SIX and NATURAL GAS before returning to Connecticut.
A long time resident of New Hartford, Ralph has played with WGAF, POLLINATORS, NOTABLES and RAGTOPS before joining FUN FACTOR.
Drumist, Roger has been playing in blues and rock and roll bands since the 70s until the late 80s, taking a break to raise his young family. In the 90s, he was introduced to Hawaiian music and played with various Hawaiian bands. He was later encouraged by his oldest son to pick up his sticks again. Roger is back and laying down the beat with Fun Factor. He is a resident of Middletown, CT.
Backup Vocals Jan's love of singing began with the youth choir at her childhood church. As an adult, she studied voice at the Warner Theatre for 2 years and then took 2 years of Italian opera instruction at the Hartt School of Music. Jan sang backup vocals with The Ragtops. She is excited to be performing with the Fun Factor.