The U2Xperience is one of the best sounding and most accurate U2 Tribute bands in the world!
U2Xperience delivers a spectacular live recreation of a U2 concert with four veteran U2 tribute performers who collectively have played close to 1,000 tribute shows. Long-time U2 fans themselves, the members of U2Xperience are committed to recreating the most authentic, memorable U2 experience for you, your friends, guests, customers and employees.
When U2 plays live, Bono, Edge, Larry, Adam, and a keyboard player offstage perform the entire show. Unlike many other tribute bands,The U2Xperience uses minimal backing tracks and the 4 players perform all of the music with minimal keyboard only backing tracks. This performance requires an incredible amount of musicianship, vocal ability, passion, spontaneity, interaction with the audience and mastery of modern technical tools. What you’ll see and hear is performed live, exactly like U2 would do it.
USA // Orange County
Kevin Odekirk brings Bono to life while maintaining his own unique flair for connecting with audiences worldwide. A native of Southern California, Kevin started in Hollywood, with guest star roles in shows such as Clueless and Unhappily Ever After. Moving East, Odekirk made his Broadway debut as Marius in the hit musical Les Misérables. From Was at Lincoln Center, to Sondheim’s 75th at the Hollywood Bowl, Kevin has been privileged to perform with Bernadette Peters, Angela Lansbury, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Josh Groban, and many more. Kevin originated the role of Robert in the epic Kristina, by Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus of ABBA, performed at Carnegie Hall, Royal Albert Hall, and found on Sony’s DECCA Records. Recently, Kevin continued his time with the amazing Julie Andrews, as one of five soloists in The Gift of Music, performed at London’s O2 Arena. Look for Kevin’s debut CD, Unheard on iTunes. “Love and thanks to family, friends, and my Heavenly Father. “
USA // Orange County
Carl Macchia blows away crowds, making “The Edge” soar nightly. A lover of U2 from his first listen back in the 80’s, Carl has worked his entire musical life to perfect the sound of the Edge’s guitar and his vocals. He studied music theory at the University of Massachusetts where he played the bar and fraternity circuit and then went on to the NYC music scene to do club and studio work. In Southern California, he’s played the SoCal cover band circuit for over 15 years and has also performed all over the US and internationally as the Edge for much of the past 8 years. He was featured on Mark Cuban’s AXS TV Show, “The World’s Greatest Tribute Bands.” Carl is as close as you can get to having The Edge in the room. You’ll be floored by his “magical” guitar sounds, his awesome energy, and his vocal harmonies.
USA // Los Angeles
Mikhail rocks the low end, thrilling audiences as “Adam Clayton”. An incredible bass player, Mikhail is world-class bass player whos impeccable timing, tone and bottom end propel the U2Xperience’s songs in a way that must be experienced. He is a classically trained multi-instrumentalist as well as a phenomenal music producer. A graduate of the Berklee College of Music in Massachusetts, he too has it all and gives 110% to every show. He has performed as Adam Clayton for over 12 years, and has the rare distinction of being featured on Mark Cuban’s AXS TV’s, “The World’s Greatest Tribute Bands” twice!! He has entertained thousands of U2 fans all over the world and you’ll be floored by what a truly great bass player can add to a show.
USA // Los Angeles
Orion Rainz drives the beat, pushes the crowd and breaks hearts as “Larry Mullins Jr.”. Hailing from the great state of Wisconsin, Orion has been on the LA music scene for over 15 years. He impeccably reproduces the thundering drums of Larry Mullen Jr. and you’ll be thoroughly entertained watching him pound out the U2 rhythms while throwing in an occasional flashy drumstick twirl. He’s a consummate multi-instrumentalist and has been drumming all his life. He has opened for a long list of hard rock and metal stars. He’s been performing as Larry for over 10 years all over the US and internationally.