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The Band

The Hotrods are a new band that have been around a long time. Most of us have played for over 40 years each in the music scene. Following our passion of 50’s and 60’s  Rock and Roll Music.

Members are: 

  • Kirk Hakanson – Bass
  • Jay Hakanson – Guitar and Keyboards
  • Bill Lilliman – Drums  
  • Bruce Hunt – Guitar
  • Alan Knapper – Trumpet
  • Bruce Bogen – Trombone
  • Tom Duncan – Trumpet, Keys, Percussion
  • George Smith – Saxaphone

All do vocals 

And Lonny Benge – Audio Engineer


Lonny has owned and Engineered sound systems all across the midwest. He has toured with major acts and political figures as well. 

We are lucky to have an engineer of his caliber making our shows entertaining and memorable.