Music that kicks since 2006!

Whiplash Classic Rock

Private Event 

Saturday, December  3, 2016   8:00 p.m.    FULL BAND

Token Lounge, Westland, MI 

Saturday, October 22, 2016   Time TBD    FULL BAND

The annual Ghoul Halloween Party moves to the west side of town this year.  Whiplash is honored to be rocking the historic Token Lounge, Westland's premiere music venue.  More info to come!

Whiplash opening for Kansas at the GM Rockin on the Riverfront Concert Series, August 14, 2015

Voted one of the top ten bands in the Greater Detroit area!

Upcoming Events 2016

 The hardest working classic rock band in metro Detroit!

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Dooley's Irish Tavern, Mt. Clemens, MI 

Saturday, November 19, 2016   9:30 p.m.    FULL BAND

Whiplash returns to Dooley's of Mt. Clemens.  Come out & gear up for the holiday season with Whiplash Classic Rock.  Dooley's has good food and a great beer selection. 235 N. Groesbeck Hwy,

​​Dooleysirish.com

St. Isaac Jogues Summer Festival

St. Clair Shores, MI 

Saturday, September 10, 2016   3:00 p.m.   FULL BAND

We don't know much about St. Isaac Jogues, but rumor has it that he throws a great summer festival.  Stop by for some corn dogs and some live classic rock from Whiplash.  (Disclaimer: Not really sure if they have corn dogs.)    More info at www.sijsummerfest.com



Rick Crooker,

Bass, Vocals



Ernie Modestino, 

Drums, Vocals

Private Event

Wednesday, November 23, 2016     FULL BAND

Concorde Inn, Mt. Clemens, MI 

Rocktoberfest Party featuring  Whiplash!

Saturday, October 8, 2016   6:00  to ?? p.m.   FULL BAND

Public event.  $20 Cover charge, must be 21 to enter.  Doors open at 5:00 p.m.  Whiplash kicks off the festivities at 6:00 p.m. on the lobby stage, followed by Katmandu (Bob Seger cover band) at 9:00 p.m., then Captured Detroit (Journey cover band) at 10:30 in the main ballroom.  There will be food available for purchase in addition to cash bar featuring Michigan micro-brews by Griffin Claw, as well as a variety of local vendors with unique items for sale.  More info and tickets available at www.brownpapertickets.com



James Vallar,

Lead guitar, Vocals



Bob Kolinski, 

Lead vocals, Rhythm guitar

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