With a diverse repertoire spanning the past 8 decades, Melissa Behring & Jake Tobias please multi-generational audiences with renditions of popular Rock, Pop, Soul, Country, & Blues songs in their “The Soundtrack of Your Life” show. Melissa and Jake’s smooth, blended approach to vocal harmonies, dedication to the craft of music, accompanied by varied tastes in style and genre make them unique and in demand entertainers. Their combined stage experience, provides an the audience with joviality and vigor. Their performances have amplified the entertainment offering on cruise ships, at festivals, parties, special events and night clubs.
“Jake & Melissa of 7MJ are not just talented musicians, but considerate of meeting the needs of any event. These two played my wedding ceremony acoustic and even attended my rehearsal to be sure that everything would be on point!”Carissa Orr, Bride
“7 Million Jigawatts is an innovative crowd pleasing band that keeps the audience rocking and the beer flowing. A Put-In-Bay favorite!”Mike “Mad Dog” Adams, Entertainer
“I love her voice and the energy she brings to her music. She loves a WIDE variety of music and I like that!”Juli Stephens, Metropolitan United Methodist Church
“Jake and Melissa, 7 Million Jigawatts, put on a great show! You can see how much fun they’re having together, song selection is great, and the talent is top notch!”AJ, Entertainer
After university, Melissa cut her teeth singing in the clubs around the midwest with Jake Tobias on guitar in the rock & soul band, 7 Million Jigawatts. Their first single, “I’ve Got You Covered”, was featured in an ad for the 2010 Ford Mustang. In 2011, Melissa & Jake accepted roles performing exclusively with the New Deal, a five piece party band. For seven years, they entertained audiences on Princess Cruises ships around the world creating lifelong memories. Upon returning to the Detroit, they have been performing on the local music scene as an acoustic duo, trio and a five piece ensemble focusing on soul, light jazz and party rock. If you are looking for great music and entertainment, the 7 Million Jigawatts, “The Soundtrack of Your Life” show does not disappoint.
7 Million Jigawatts & Princess Cruises in the Press:
“Princess again comes out on top with its newest Regal Princess winning for the best cruise ship for entertainment followed next by another in the fleet, Crown Princess. “ http://www.travelpulse.com/news/cruise/usa-today-unveils-10best-readers-choice-winners-for-top-cruises.html
“ Princess Cruises received top honors in USA TODAY‘s 10Best Readers’ Choice travel awards, being named “Best Ocean Cruise Line” after the cruise line was nominated by cruise industry experts and ultimately voted on by USA TODAY readers. In addition, Princess Cruises was recognized for “Best Cruise Ship Entertainment,” “Best Cruise Ship Dining” and “Best Cruise Ship for Families.”