THE DRAKES

Their sound has been compared to Sheryl Crow, Train, and Matchbox Twenty.

“The production is excellent, the songs have hooks that really dig in and, topping it all off, vocalist Laura Ponce’s voice and sex appeal are perfect”- Music Connection (1/5/04)

“Not only do The Drakes fit our formats perfectly, but listener response has been overwhelming.”
-Jim Johnson, Owner/PD BanJo Radio Group’s WKXZ & WZOZ

“It was hard to take the CD out of my car stereo to put it on the air."
-Doug Decker – DJ WSRK

The Drakes were formed by Laura Ponce in 2000. Laura is a musician, songwriter, and actress from New York’s Lower East Side. Laura has appeared in TV spots for Sex & the City, Campbell’s, Chevrolet, Colgate, Dr. Pepper, to name a few. She also co-starred on the ABC prime time sit-com “On Our Own.”

The Drakes are Laura Ponce-vocals, Joe Quigley-bass, Wes Little-drums, Tommy Borscheid-guitar

More info about The Drakes is available at drakesmusic.com.

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Sheryl Crow, Train, Matchbox Twenty

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THE DRAKES


The new self-produced CD is titled simply “The Drakes”. Their sound has been compared to Sheryl Crow, Train, and Matchbox Twenty.

Track listing: Never Let You Down Again, The Truth, Collide, Sky, Somebody’s Name, Tonight’s The Night (cover), Round & Round, The Best Things In Life Are Free, Charm Me, and Lucky



“The production is excellent, the songs have hooks that really dig in and, topping it all off, vocalist Laura Ponce’s voice and sex appeal are perfect”- Music Connection (1/5/04)

“Not only do The Drakes fit our formats perfectly, but listener response has been overwhelming.”
- Jim Johnson, Owner/PD BanJo
Radio Group’s WKXZ & WZOZ

“It was hard to take the CD out of my car stereo to put it on the air.”
- Doug Decker – DJ WSRK

“The Drakes are just one of those groups you will fall head over feet for as a PD.”
- Chad Rufer, PD, WCVQ-FM,
Saga Communications, Inc.

“I'm hooked on The Drakes. Their songs are so catchy, they're stuck in my head all day long.”
- Anngelle Wood, WFNX morning DJ


Singles “Never Let You Down Again” and “Tonight’s the Night” are in regular rotation on New York’s WKXZ, WSRK, WZOZ. “Never Let You Down Again” has been performed live and spun on WLIR and WFNX (which is heard throughout New England on 101.7 in Boston, 103.7 in Providence and 92.1 in New Hampshire, Maine, Connecticut and Massachusetts). “The Truth” can be heard regul

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