The Rockets are a 7 Piece band from Northeast Philadelphia playing all styles of music. We like to meet new friends, talk and party with everyone at our shows especially the new ones!!!!
The Rockets are synonymous with the words "Party Band." For well over a decade they have dominated the East Coast club scene.
The Rockets have performed multiple times on National Television; VH1, CBS as well as performed the National Anthem for the Flyers, Phillies and 76ers. The Rockets are an annual choice for Penn State University's THON and University of Delaware's UDance. The notoriety the media has affixed on The Rockets has made them a household name on the East Coast.
The Rockets 2017 are a 7 piece party machine with multiple front people. Tyler Kingsley, Derek Petaccio, Chris Taylor and Joey D lead the band with tremendous vocals and an exhaustive stage show while each play guitar also; Simon Wernovsky on drums, Christian Lynch on bass and Pete Macartney on lead guitar and vocals.
The energy and stage show are explosive. The Rockets cover any song with uncanny resemblance to the original recording. The Rockets impersonate the original artists to invoke memories of days gone by as well as days at hand. Go see The Rockets and see a dance floor alive and kicking. The people sitting down are tapping their toes and singing along. The energy and atmosphere created by The Rockets is special. The Rockets are also available for weddings and corporate events. They have played hundreds and hundreds of social events besides being a nightclub icon all along The East Coast.