“They are the most successful duo in the history of Pop Music!" is one of the first things you will hear coming through the speakers at a Haulin’ Oats concert! Haulin’ Oats is a tribute to the legendary music of Daryl Hall and John Oates. Formed out of the sheer need for more Hall and more Oates and a deep respect for one of the greatest catalogs of music ever written and composed,’ Haulin Oats is a tribute experience that is not be missed. With hits like Sara Smile, Maneater, I Can’t Go For That, Your Kiss Is On My List, You Make My Dreams Come True, and Private Eyes, the musical memories come flooding back!
Jake Haulins musical journey began in Louisiana where his roots were grown in soul and gospel music. He made his way to the West Coast over 10 years ago and fell in the love with the Bay Area the first time he ever set foot on the piers of San Francisco. Jake is an accomplished vocalist having fronted various bands, toured with and provided background vocals for Michael McDonald. He has a true passion for Hall and Oates and their music and he is proud to be fulfilling a long time dream of starting a Hall and Oates tribute band… a dream that is now a reality hitting stages in a city near you.
Naturally you cannot have a Hall and Oates tribute band without having the perfect sidekick. ChiChi Oats fits this role with ease and serves as the other half of the duo. ChiChi was born in New York City and raised in the Dominican Republic before making the move to the Bay Area where he makes his home today. An accomplished guitarist and vocalist ChiChi Oats grew up listening to the albums H2O and Big Bam Boom not knowing that one day he would grace the stage donning that famous caterpillar mustache.
An energetic combination of stage personalities joined by some of the best musicians from the Bay Area make every Haulin’ Oats show a momentous affair. Hit after hit flows from this highly talented group as they take you on a chart-topping musical journey. Decades of instantly recognizable hooks are guaranteed to please audiences of all ages. Don’t miss your opportunity to to catch the next Haulin’ Oates show!