Elgin, Illinois, USA

Platinum is the ultimate tribute to the greatest songs ever written... The band performs the biggest hits of the 70s 80s 90s and beyond.


Platinum is the ultimate tribute to the greatest songs ever written... The band performs the biggest rock hits of the 70s 80s 90s and beyond. These are the platinum hits, songs you can rock, head bang, dance and sing to... Platinum is an experience like no other band... Kyle Michaels, the Lead singer for Platinum had assembled the finest musicians from many of Chicagolands greatest bands, all of whom can also sing, to form the ultimate tribute to the greatest songs ever written.

Platinum is:

Kyle Michaels: Lead Vocalist:

Kyle is one of the few singers that can actually cover such a diverse range of vocal styles. True to his art and well trained as a professional vocalist, Kyle's resume speaks for it's self. Kyle has performed with the Geezer Butler Band who was the legendary bass player for (Black Sabbath) and also, Guitar Virturoso Masi (Lion Music) Plus the 80's metal sensation Ravage (Shrapnel Records / Dark Star Records). Kyle not only sings the platinum hits but is also a great front man as well.

Dean Maltese: Guitars / Vocals

Dean has recorded with major labels such as Century Media and toured with 2 CD releases, plus written songs and performed with the band (Slick). Dean was very well known for playing in the bands Radakka and Paradox in the late 80's. Dean was the perfect choice for guitars and second vocals.

Darren Marino: Drums / Vocals

Darren is no stranger to the cover band scene, performing with bands like Hans and the Hormones and the AC/DC Tribute band Dirty Deeds. Darren like all of these other fine players had also performed with some the best original bands in the 80's and 90's including Kid Slamm and Dartagnan.

Lothar Keller: Guitars / Vocals

Lothar has the speed and the looks of a great lead guitar player, at an early age Lothar was tearing it up with bands like IHS and Disciple 13. Lothar also played guitar and sang in a tribute to the band Savatage called The Savatage Experience. Lother then assembled his own brand of progressive rock with Sacred Dawn. The band released their first album through Nightmare Records and have just released their second album called “A Madness Within” on Dark Star records.

Bobby Sanetra: Bass Guitar / Vocals

Bobby may be best know for playing in one of the all time coolest 80's, 90's all original rock bands. The band was and is still known as Cuttlass. The band is now signed with Retrospect Records. Cuttlass also had a track on the "Carnivore Original Motion Picture Soundtrack" available on Dark Star Records.

Concerts, Clubs, Festivals, if you want the best, then you want "Platinum"...

Set List

Rock You Like a Hurricane
Higher Ground
Runnin with the devil
Man In The Box
Fire and Rain
Here I go again
Crazy Train
I Remember You
Girls Girls Girls
Tie Your Mother Down
What Is and What should never be
Love Song
Shook Me All Night
Sweet Child
Wanted Dead or Alive
Saturday Nights All Right for Fighting
Sweet Emotion
Long Way Home
Never Been Any Reason
Any Way You Want It
Nothin But a Good Time
And, Many More...