STIR CRaZY is a dynamic, highly energetic ans talented group of friends from the Canadian music scene who have recorded many albums and worked on many stages together over the past 22 years.
Wendy Irvine, Mike Freedman, Bob Basa and Dave Patel are STiR CRaZY, literally. They keep themselves in this state with a busy schedule, performing a variety of different music in a variety of different venues. The ease with which they move from one genre of music to another, pleasing a truly wide range of audience members, is amazing.
They have also kept very busy over the years recording albums not only for themselves but other prominent artists. They have played on over 100 albums. Some of the artists that have utilized the talents of the respective band members are: Shakura S’Aida, Kellylee Evans, Amanda Marshall, Sass Jordan, Tony Monaco, Nick “Brownman” Ali, One, Bass Is Base, Ana, Suzie Vinnick, Jukejoint, Don Thompson, Buffy St. Marie, Ian Creighton, Simon Wicox, Shelly Hamilton, Robert Michaels, Johnny Acosta, Guido Bassa, Bruce Davies, The Studio 1 Jazz Orchestra, The Kings of Swing/Galaxy Allstar Orchestra, Jamie Bonk, Beverly Mahood, Robi Botos, Mint Band, Special Ed and the Musically Challenged, The Bobby Hebert Experience.
STiR CRaZY’s strength lies in their energetic live performance. An audience can feel how connected a band is and here is where STiR CRaZY excels. A wealth of performing experience coupled with friendships that span over two decades make this reliable band truly connected. Whether performing in dance clubs, rock clubs, jazz clubs, corporate events, weddings, international music festivals, soft seat theatres or even major stadiums, Wendy, Mike, Bob, and Dave give one hundred percent to each live show!