Motor City Beat is a dynamic, high energy, rhythm and blues and Motown band, ranging from 3 to 10 pieces, depending on the engagement and budget.  The group is ideal for dance parties and is also comfortable playing  jazz, for cocktails and dinner.


 Louis Johnson Jazz offers intimate cocktail jazz for all occasions.  In addition to traditional jazz standards and Great American songbook, we put our jazz spin on pop and R & B songs.  Vocalists and instrumentalists, join Louis and the trio, which features top Detroit area musicians Don Mayberry (String Bass) and Jim Ryan (Drums).