Billy and the Rebels band founder Derek Sidoti is a multi-instrumentalist musician/producer/guitarist/ singer songwriter. Derek’s country/pop song “With You” has received over 1.2 MILLION VIEWS ON YOUTUBE. After reviewing “With You” and Derek’s power ballad, “One Tonight,” the infamous Clive Davis remarked “these are clearly professional songs, written by a professional songwriter, and recorded by a professional producer.” Following the success of “With You,” Derek started writing performing, and producing for the female fronted, Billy and the Rebels. The Billy and the Rebels Official Video for “PuppetMan“has been viewed over 1 MILLION TIMES. Billy and the Rebels has played multiple festivals and events around southern California, including opening for Jimmy eat world, Becky G and Neon Trees. DEREK’S previous band he fronted RAINSHINE toured the United States, Canada, and South Africa, opening for such acts as Cheap Trick, Sum 41, the Foo Fighters, Filter, and many others. During that time the bands was performing to crowds of 50,000+
Billy and the Rebels 16 year old singer songwriter, Zoe Urban is a true child prodigy.
Zoe brings her own unique vocal style to the band. “Puppet Man” made the Top 40 pop charts and has over a million views on youtube independently. The band has Performed at multiple festivals opening for Jimmy eat world, Becky G, Chanté Moore, Neon Trees ,Ray Parker Jr, Gin blossoms, Cheap Trick, and The Foo Fighters, just to name a few.