Token Lounge, Westland, MI 

Halloween Party wsg The Ghoul!

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.  Whiplash will open the show followed by Jackstand, and Doug Podell, the Doc of Rock, will be hosting.  And, of course Froggy & The Ghoul will be in the house! Doors open at 7:00 p.m.  More info:

Brownie's Halloween Costume Party
Brownie's on the Lake, St. Clair Shores, MI 

Saturday, October 15, 2016   Time 9:30 p.m.    FULL BAND

Come out & celebrate the scariest holiday of the year with the Whiplash band at Brownie's in the Nautical Mile.  We've played this party before, and people go all out with their outfits. Costumes highly recommended. (No prizes.)

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

*Note: This event is dependent on ticket sales.  If sponsors do not meet minimun ticket sales, this event may be cancelled.

Rick Crooker,

Bass, Vocals

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

Upcoming Events 2016

*Times listed are show times, unless otherwise noted.

James Vallar,

Lead guitar, Vocals

Bob Kolinski, 

Lead vocals, Rhythm guitar

Ernie Modestino, 

Drums, Vocals

 The hardest working classic rock band in metro Detroit!

Whiplash is...

Upcoming Events 2017

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,


Official website 

Private Event 

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

Music that kicks since 2006!

Bentley's Roadhouse, Harrison Twp, MI 

Saturday, January 7, 2017   9:00 p.m.    FULL BAND

Whiplash is proud to kick off the 2017 calendar year at Bentley's Roadhouse.  Don't let the post-holiday winter blues get you down. Come out & party with Whiplash.

Whiplash Classic Rock