What do others say about The Esquires?

"During there 250,000 TV and Radio simulcast, the Russian audience called in with high praises. We found there 11 day a delight and would like to have them back.” Anatoly Saveliev,

Russian Deputy Minister of Culture

"Nobody fans the fires of tradition like the venerable Esquires. Charleston's premiere oldies dance band keeps the faith for a generation reared on the roots of rock 'n roll, soul and rhythm and blues. They play and sing with contagious joy. Long live the Esquires!"

Sandy Wells
The Charleston Gazette

"As one of the members of the SAHS Class of 1961, we were so happy to be able to book The Esquires as our entertainment for our 50 year reunion at Berry Hills. It was a classy fabulous evening and everyone enjoyed having The Esquires. They made our evening. Book them for lots of fun!!!!"

Sharron Rogers St. Albans High School Reunion Committee Coordinator

"The Esquires has provided Riverfest with years of wonderful entertainment. We have had awesome results using them for years. A crowd pleaser every time. You cant go wrong with them for your festival, party or event."

Greg Harkins
Vice President, St. Albans Riverfest

"The Esquire's is a top of the line, high energy group that our Festival, City and surrounding communities have had the pleasure of their expertise and professionalism for 3 straight years during our Labor Day Weekend Festival. Their performance on stage and their interaction with the crowd was awesome and the level of enjoyment was amazing."

Jack McClung, Director
Oak Leaf Festival, Oak Hill, W.V.

"The Esquires can electrify an evening with the greatest songs from the sixties and up. With great vocals and a complement of horns, drums and guitars they will bring you to your feet and keep you dancing for an entire show."

J. Thomas Lane
Bowles Rice McDavid Graff & Love LLP
Friday Night at the Charleston Levee

"The Esquires made our South Eastern Convention a roaring success. I can't remember our group having a better time”

South Eastern Tax Association

"It was the first time that I know of that we paid a band to play an extra hour. Our attendees could not get enough of this high spirited group of entertainers.

I highly recommend them” International Forensic Association

"Our fund raiser was a tremendous success thanks to the Esquires. They know how to draw, entertain, and leave a crowd wanting more. We intend to use them year after year."

South Charleston Booster's club

"The Governor's Christmas Party was a tremendous success and the Esquires were a big reason. They have the capability to entertain, engage, and spell bound an audience. We are proud to have them representing West Virginia"

West Virginia Governor Bob Wise

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"We had the Esquires as entertainment for a national convention in early December of 2011. Simply put; "They brought down the house". T. Booking was easy, too. If your group/function wants some early 'Motown' you better sign the Esquires up in a hurry."

Philip Morrison, member
National Association of Prosecutor Coordinators

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