POWERFUL. FEMALE-FRONTED. ALTERNATIVE-ROCK
Would You Kindly? has a unique and vibrant sound incorporating electric violin, and a blended influence of modern rock, pop, and jazz. First hitting the stage in 2019, they are known for playing originals such as ‘Blood in the Water’ and covers like ‘Renegade’ by Styx.
Getting their start in the local open-mic scene, Would You Kindly? believes in being a huge support to the regional community. They sponsor Make Music Kenosha presented by NAMM Foundation, headline for Kenosha Pride, and play for Captains + Canines partnered with Safe Harbor Humane Society, as well as The Taste of Wisconsin in support of Kiwanis. They have also had the amazing opportunity to play for larger community festivals such as Celebrate America by Happenings Magazine, Lake Geneva Concerts in the Park, Bands By The Boardwalk sponsored by Karben4 Brewing. In Summer of 2023 they will be excitedly making their debut at Summerfest and the Lake County (IL) Fair 2023.
Would You Kindly? began with singer/song-writer Gina Marie and guitarist Paul Hoskins, later inviting bassist Daniel Harrison, violinist Megan Weaver, and drummer “Miss B” Haven Wells. They have collaborated with variety of phenomenal talent such as ARTIFAS, Midnight Crow, Ivy Ford, and Kat and the Hurricane (KATH).
In Fall of 2021, Would You Kindly? held their first album release party at the famous Route 20 in Racine, Wisconsin. Named after their popular original, ‘The Aftermath’ is a story about the trauma of domestic violence and abuse—it is an expression of the long journey to recovery.
In 2022, Would You Kindly? had the honor of recording the theme song ‘Why We Do It. (feat. Cameron Fair)’ for The ArtSpace Podcast, and working with Wisconsin Area Music Industry (WAMI) award winner Eric LaBrosse of Cherry Pit Studios to record their latest studio work.
In Spring of 2023, Would You Kindly? released their awaited EP 'Queen of Hearts' at the amazing PUBLIC Craft Brewing Co. in Kenosha, Wisconsin. A continuation of ‘The Aftermath’, 'Queen of Hearts' is about taking back your power, owning your identity, and living unapologetically.
Recently, Would You Kindly? was nominated for the WAMI Awards in seven (7) categories including, being named winners for Rock Song of the Year - ‘Blood in the Water’. And was named "Kenoshans Of The Week" by Kenosha.com.
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