Winner of 2016 Jack Richardson Award for "Fan Favorite - Best Cover Rock Band"

Bender is Endorsed by:

Schecter Guitars - since March 28, 2012

Tee Custom Made Drums of Britain - since March 19, 2012

Eccentric Systems Quick Torque BD Springs - since March 18, 2014

Bender was formed December 27th, 2008


MaryEllen Allen - Lead Vocals

Randy Hicks - Lead Guitar, Vocals

Kate Channer - Keys, Guitar, Vocals

​​Jeff Parkinson - Bass, Vocals

Jim McCormick - Drums

An impressive setlist consisting of music by: Bon Jovi, Motley Crue, The Who, Finger Eleven, Sammy Hagar, Styx, Pat Benatar, Nickelback, Pink Floyd, Honeymoon Suite, Rival Sons, Kiss, INXS, Greta Van Fleet, Foo Fighters, Sass Jordan, Toto, Poison, Deep Purple, Loverboy, Foreigner, Doobie Brothers, to name a few.