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Raisin Cain is the hard rocking collaboration of

John Haldenwang - Lead Vocals / Guitar / Harp
Chuck Lindbergh-Gore - Lead Guitar / Vocals
John Petrenko - Bass/Vocals
Bret Hamrick - Drums.


Special Interview with BLUES.GR


They are setting the music world on fire with their electrifying brand of rock. The Raisin Cain Band fuses rock, funk and blues for an original sound that can only be described as intense, soulful and fiery. RCB with mesmerizing performances and unparalleled musicianship. RCB is cut from the mold of legendary stage acts such as Cream, Allman Brothers and Humble Pie. These four blues/rockers of The Raisin' Cain Band combine years of experience on stages throughout the world and have played from New York to Florida and from the Outer Banks to Memphis and everyplace in between..

They've shared the stage with notable artists such as Leon Russell, Trombone Shorty, Elvin Bishop, Tommy Castro, Zack Rosicka, Mac Arnold, Moreland & Arbuckle, Contagious Blues Band, and WSNB. They've also played at prestigious events and establishments such as The Sarasota Blues Festival, The Pleasure Island Seafood Blues & Jazz Festival, Ashvegas Blues Fest, “First Night 2009” Charlotte’s New Year’s Festival, York Summer Fest, Double Door Inn, Visulite Theater-Charlotte, Napper Tandy’s-Raleigh NC, Jillian’s Club-Columbia-SC, Burgundy Blues Jazz Club-Anderson SC., Brackins Blues Club-Maryville TN, Funky Blues Shack, the Paradise Grill-Florida, “Ground Zero Club” in Memphis, and Webster Hall-NYC."

RCB combine their influences of hard hitting Texas Rock, English Rock, Southern Rock and Blues Rock to create a unique sound. Their Influences range from home grown Texas rockers such as: Johnny Winter and ZZ Top to British Rockers, Rory Gallagher and Led Zeppelin; as well as, Southern rock influences of the Allman Brothers and the Black Crowes with the occasional Hendrix or John Lee Hooker thrown in to shake it up a little.

Raisin Cain’s stage show is a well balanced mix of covers and original material and from the first note to the last, they provide a powerful show that will touch every nerve and leave you breathless. RCB is paving a new road with smoking hot music while burning a path through the music community and is Raisin Cain near you.

Raisin Cain” Up-Rising Near you!

September 6, 2014
Clark's - Bethune

September 13, 2014
Polkton Fun Day - Polkton, NC

September 19, 2014
The Friendly Moose - Stallings, NC

September 26, 2014
Smokey Joe's- Charlotte, NC

October 10, 2014
The Trap - Charlotte, NC

October 18, 2014
Charlotte BBQ & Blues Festival, CBS Blues Challenge, Details TBA

October 24, 2014
McHale's Irish Pub - Rock Hill, SC

October 26, 2014
Piedmont Blues Challenge(@ The Blind Tiger) - Greensboro, NC

October 31, 2014
The Whiskey Mill - Bessemer City, NC

November 4, 2014
Cape Fear Blues Society Blues Challenge, Details TBA

December 19, 2014
McHale's Irish Pub - Rock Hill, SC

December 19, 2014
Smokey Joe's- Charlotte, NC

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