RAISE YOUR HANDS is the definitive Bon Jovi tribute act, faithfully representing the music, energy & spirit of the original! RYH formed in 2018, the same year BON JOVI was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Covering both the hits and deep catalog tracks, this 5-piece professional band has quickly become one of the Northeast’s top tribute acts.
Lead singer TJ has fronted many bands, playing from the tip of Maine to the Florida Keys. A powerful vocalist and seasoned frontman, RYH is TJ's brainchild. A die-hard Bon Jovi fan, he set out to front the best tribute to a legendary artist.
RYH’s very own Richie Sambora, Nano meticulously recreates Bon Jovi's signature guitar parts and harmony vocals. His lead guitar skills have taken him all over New England with many bands, and he also works behind the mixing board with top quality engineering credits to his name.
A veteran of the New England rock scene, David has a long history playing with original acts, tributes, and cover bands. Enjoying a short stint with metal legends W.A.S.P. in '93, he brings the thunder and plays the role of Hugh McDonald to perfection.
A true student of the instrument, Rob has played drums since he was 9 years old. Influences include Jeff Porcaro, Steve Jordan, Vinnie Colaiuta, and Dave DiCenso. He’s been in many bands, and is a sought-after studio drummer. Rob accurately reproduces the sound and feel of Tico Torres.
A fixture in the Northeast music scene, known for his soulful rock piano style and powerful vocals. Whether he’s dialing up authentic synthesizer sounds or arranging complex vocal harmonies, CJ continually pushes the musical authenticity of the RYH stage show.