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Melonnee and her band has such an extensive repertoire and catalogue of music, that a specific song-set list is made up specifically for each engagement and venue - to best accommodate any audience, crowd, event or venue.  And they are continuously adding songs to their repertoire.  ●An extensive list of artists and bands that this band covers, is listed below on this HOME page...

With their many years of experience, talent and expertise, this band is ready to provide the very best in music and entertainment for your event or engagement, that makes for the perfect ambiance and environment for you and your guests.  Music makes all the difference in having excellent occasion or event; let Melonnee and her band, create an exquisite memorable event, perfect for you!

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Melonnee Desireé -- (Lead/Back-Up Vocals; Bass; & Rhythm Guitar)
 Melonnee and her band of long time, highly experienced pros - play and have an extensive repertoire of music that includes songs through the decades - from the 1940s, 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s to the present, comprising styles such as: Classic Rock; R&B Funk & Soul; Disco; Country; Pop; Blues; Rock; Rock & Roll; Standards; Smooth Jazz, and more. 
Songs to listen to: Scroll to the very bottom of this HOME page, and click the right arrow>  to go the next song you want to listen to. Among the songs to hear, there are 15 full songs, as well as a "Motown Medley"of several Motown-Soul songs; and a VARIETY DEMO of 29 short clips of songs.
Among their extensive catalogue of songs, they perform music by such artists and bands as: Bonnie Raitt; Bob Seger; The Eagles; Van Morrison; The Rolling Stones; Lynard Skynard; Fleetwood Mac; Ray Charles; Lydia Pense Cold and Blood; Stevie Ray Vaughn; Eric Clapton/Cream; Creedance Clearwater Revival; The Beatles; John Cougar Mellencamp; The Staple Singers; Aretha Franklin; Marvin Gaye; The Spinners; The Temptations; The Four Tops; BB King; Buddy Guy; Etta James; James Brown; Jr. Walker; Sly & the Family Stone; Tina Turner; Beth Hart; Lydia Pense and Cold Blood; Tommy Castro; Steely Dan; Michael McDonald; The Doobie Brothers; Tower of Power; Wild Cherry; Michael Jackson; Taste of Honey; The Commodores; Al Jarreau; KC & the Sunshine Band; Bad Company; Bachman Turner Overdrive; Joe Walsh; James Taylor; Elvis Presley; Peter Frampton; Allanah Myles; Joe Cocker; Journey; Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young; The Motels; Adele; Pink; Katy Perry; Delbert McClinton; The Classics IV; The Spencer Davis Group; Bill Withers; Al Green; Wilson Pickett; Martha & the Vandellas; Stevie Wonder; Roy Orbison; Van Morrison; The Allman Brothers; Fats Domino; Chuck Berry; Prince; The Commodores; Bruce Springsteen; Earth, Wind & Fire; Sam & Dave; Pat Benetar; Steppenwolf; Santana; Eddie Money; Rare Earth; Janis Joplin; Spirit; Billie Holiday; Bob Dylan; Bill Haley; Little Richard; Jerry Lee Lewis; Alan Jackson; Dwight Yoakum; Hank Williams Jr.; Brooks & Dunn; Kathea Matea; Garth Brooks; Jerry Reed; Faith Hill; Mary Chapin Carpenter; Patsy Cline; Johnny Cash; Willie Nelson; Jason Aldean, as well as some of their own up and coming original songs in the classic rock and pop genres. And more!

With this wide variety of musical styles and songs, Melonnee and her band customize her Set List to compliment and best fit the particular event or venue they play for:  Private and Corporate Events; Fairs; Festivals; Night Clubs; Concerts (including House Concerts); Casinos; Wineries; Weddings & Receptions; Parties - Birthday / Anniversary / Retirement / Company and other types of parties. Music in the Parks Concert Series; Grand Openings; Conventions and Conferences; Car Shows; Arts Shows/Art Festivals; Farmers Markets; Clubs and Organizations such as Rotary; Elks Lodge; Moose Lodge; Shriners, and other Fraternal Organization Events. And Chamber of Commerce Events; Fund Raising Events; Opening Acts; and more...


SONGS YOU ARE HEARING ON THIS WEBSITE ARE - Full versions of each song. To hear shorter cuts from each song, press the right arrow key next to each song, to move forward to the next song.  Listen to a mix of the wide variety of dance music, styles and cover songs (and also original songs written by Melonnee) that this band plays, including:  "Old School" Funk & Soul  Classic Rock Blues R&B Country Smooth Jazz Oldies Standards from the 1940s "Big Band" Era, through the decades to the Present, and more, including: (1) SHAKY GROUND  (2) CAUZIN' A RUCKUS (3) SOOTHIN' BLUES  (4) EUROPA (5) BOOGIE OOGIE OOGIE (6) REASON FOR TREASON (7) NEVER MAKE YOUR MOVE TOO SOON (8) WHAT YOU WON'T DO  (9) GEORGY PORGY (10) DO IT AGAIN (11) THE RHYTHM & THE FIRE (12FURTHER ON UP THE ROAD  



Melonnee and her group of long time, highly experienced and seasoned pro musicians, are an excellent "5-Star", high-end band of performers.  As Melonnee says - "Music is so very important and makes an event, venue, or occasion memorable, special and a big success. Whether there is just that one couple on the dance floor; 50 or 500 in a room; or 10,000 people in the audience, each person is special and we give them only our best, performing from our heart and soul, for each and every one of them."   Hence - they provide only the best in entertainment and performance, no matter how large or small the event, venue, crowd or audience may be.  Melonnee and the band received the 2012, 2013, and 2015 "Best Cover and Dance Band" award by the Northern California Music Critics Association.  Critics, reviewers, and clients describe Melonnee and her band: "...Melonnee and her band, provide excellent, high-end music, entertainment, energy, versatility, ability to interact with the crowd, with great stage presence, that captivates and entertains their audiences.  Whether the event or venue calls for energetic dance music; a mellow set or two of fabulous bluesy or older soulful background pop standards for the cocktail, dinner, meet-and-greet, or reception hours; and/or rockin' the house and tearin' the roof off the place (and everything in between!) this band fills the bill and keeps their audiences wanting more..." 
The band travels to play and perform throughout the Sacramento Region including the Foothills and the Delta areas; as well as in Northern and Central California; Reno; Lake Tahoe; the San Francisco Bay area and West Coast; the Wine Country of California i.e., Napa and Sonoma region; and beyond...



The band is booking engagements through 2017 and 2018, and their calendar gets filled quickly.  The band plays for corporate and company events, private parties/events, weddings, night clubs, fairs, festivals, concerts, clubs and various music venues.  With their extensive repertoire and Song List, they customize every show and engagement, to accommodate the specific audience, event and occasion they play for.  Contact them for a free quote for your next event or wedding, where a great band of seasoned, excellent professional musicians will make it a "5-Star" memorable occasion! 

“…Melonnee and her band are an excellent dance band, as well as being very entertaining, versatile, with fabulous stage presence and energy.  They captivate their audiences, and are perfect for any event, occasion, or venue, including: *Weddings *Corporate and Company Events  *Private parties *Holiday parties *Birthday parties *Private home parties *Anniversary parties *Wineries *Dances *Casinos *Car shows *Fairs *Festivals *Concerts *Rotary Club/Elks Lodge/Moose Lodge/Shriner's, and other organizational events.  And their fee(s) to perform, are very reasonable…  We have hired them numerous time to play for various functions – and they always ‘fill the bill’ and then some…” --Shannon Danizon, Entertainment Coordinator, Lake Tahoe, CA

"A great band; we love having Melonnee here" --D. Sallas, Red Hawk Casino 

"Melonnee and her band, are a major talent. Their energy, music, voices and musicianship, as well as their connection to the audience, is great.  Our customers love them and they always come back for more. I never have seen performers work as hard as they do, especially when they play a two-hour set and keep the audience dancing, entertained and totally engaged. They are fantastic and that's why we have them play at our venue regularly.”  --Lee Lansing, The Silver Legacy Casino, Reno, NV

"Melonnee's voice, as well as her and her band's musicianship, energy, and stage presence, along with their ability to captivate, entertain and interact with their audience, is incredible. Their versatile / large repertoire of music is great. They keep the crowd wanting more.  Melonnee and her band have performed for several of our big events, concerts and festivals. They are fabulous and we love them!" --S. Dinen, Event Coordinator, Bay Area Chamber of Commerce

"We saw and heard Melonnee and her band, perform awhile back, and liked them so much that we hired them for our daughter's wedding. And then had them back for our parents' 50th wedding anniversary, my 50th birthday party, as well as for a large family reunion party. Many of our friends and colleagues have hired them to perform for their events, both private and company parties and events, where they wanted professional and high quality music. We highly recommend them!"  --Carol and Jake Morrison, Sacramento, CA

“I wanted to say thank you so much for playing for my mom’s birthday party; I couldn't of asked for a better band. You guys are absolutely amazing and made the whole party so much fun. Above and beyond!" --Michelle Pedersen Seitz


ComeTrueMusic Productions
Email:  cometruemusic@aol.com
Phone: 916-838-2170
Mail/Address: P.O. Box 2201, Fair Oaks, CA 95628
Website URL:  www.melonneedesiree.com
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SPECIAL NOTICE: Melonnee's new EP/Single:  - "SWEET FIRE WOMAN"  is now available on iTunes. Go to, or paste into or paste into your browser:  https://geo.itunes.apple.com/us/album/sweet-fire-woman/id1222188902?i=1222189107&app=itunes   

(Also available for purchase on: Spotify; Amazon-on-Demand; HeartRadio; and Google Play; and at Melonnee's events, performances, concerts and shows.)