JERRY KREIDER HAS WORKED IN A NUMBER OF THE AREAS TOP BANDS FOR YEARS INCLUDING "YESTERDAYS CAKE"  AND IS ALSO AN EXPERIENCE STUDIO AND STAGE PERFORMER. AS THE NEWEST MEMBER OF THE CARNIVAL, JERRY BRINGS THE BAND A FRESH APPROACH AND ENERGY THIS IS FELT BY THE MEMBERS AND FANS ALIKE! THIS GUY IS A STRONG PLAYER / SINGER AND WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO THE MANY INSPIRATIONAL MOMENTS HE WILL BE BRINGING FORTH IN THE FUTURE! WELCOME TO THE CARNIVAL JERRY!!!

MICHAEL HYNES IS WELL KNOWN THROUGHOUT THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST AS AN ACCOMPLISHED ACTOR, SINGER AND PERFORMER AND AS A FORMER MEMBER OF THE EXTREMELY POPULAR NORTHWEST SHOW  BAND "MEN IN THE MAKING". HE IS KNOWN FOR HIS MULTIPLE WHIRLWIND COSTUME CHANGES AND FOR BRINGING HIS SPECIAL BRAND OF ENERGY AND HUMOR TO EVERY SMASH HIT CARNIVAL PERFORMANCE! HE HAS APPEARED IN NUMEROUS LOCAL THEATER PRODUCTIONS AND TV COMMERCIALS AND HAS SANG ON LOCAL RADIO JINGLES AND PROMOS! MIKE’S COSTUME DESIGN AND PROPS CREATION ARE THE VISUAL CORNERSTONE FOR THE BAND AND HIS VOCAL RANGE AND ACTING EXPERIENCE ARE AN INTEGRAL PART OF EVERY SMASH HIT CARNIVAL SHOW!

KEVIN DODSON IS THE FOUNDER AND LEADER OF THE GROUP AND IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ORIGINAL VISION THAT IS "SMASH HIT CARNIVAL". HE WAS AN INTEGRAL MEMBER OF THE EXTREMELY POPULAR SHOW BAND "MEN IN THE MAKING" FOR YEARS AND WAS ALSO A MEMBER OF “CELEBRATE WITH PETER RIVERA”, THE ORIGINAL DRUMMER AND SINGER FOR THE HIT MAKING CLASSIC ROCK BAND “RARE EARTH”! KEVIN IS WELL KNOWN AS AN AWARD WINNING COMPOSER/PRODUCER AND FIRST CALL STUDIO DRUMMER WORKING IN AUDIO PRODUCTION FOR FILM AND TELEVISION! HIS WORK IS USED THROUGHOUT THE WORLD AS WELL AS ON NATIONAL NETWORK AND CABLE TELEVISION! KEVIN IS ALSO THE PRODUCER OF ALL THE SEQUENCED BACKING TRACKS USED LIVE IN THE SMASH HIT CARNIVAL SHOW. KEVIN BRINGS A GREAT SENSE OF HUMOR AND RAPPORT WITH THE AUDIENCE AS WELL AS HIS WORLD CLASS DRUMMING AND UNIQUE VOCALS TO EVERY SMASH HIT CARNIVAL SHOW! 

STEVE SPRINGER HAS WORKED AT HOFFMAN MUSIC IN SPOKANE IN THE PRO AUDIO DEPARTMENT FOR YEARS AND IS ALSO THE RESIDENT LIVE AUDIO EXPERT FOR THE BAND, EXPERTLY RUNNING ALL THE SOUND AND LIGHTS FROM STAGE AT ALMOST EVERY SHOW!! STEVE IS AN OUTSTANDING WORLD CLASS BASSIST AND CONTRIBUTES MANY OF THE HIGH VOCAL HARMONIES YOU WILL HEAR LIVE IN THE SHOW! STEVE'S SENSE OF HUMOR, STAGE ANTICS AND FUN STAGE PRESENCE LIGHT UP THE STAGE!  HIS WORK ON THE CD “ON MY HANDS” BY “MADRIGAL” (KEVIN DODSON’S ORIGINAL PROGRESSIVE ROCK BAND, WHOSE WORK HAS SOLD CONSISTENTLY IN EUROPE) IS SIMPLY AMAZING! STEVE AND KEVIN HAVE WORKED TOGETHER FOR MANY YEARS BOTH IN THE STUDIO AND IN MANY DIVERSE LIVE PROJECTS. HE ALSO WORKED BRIEFLY IN “MEN IN THE MAKING” WITH KEVIN IN THE LATE 90'S..


ALL OF THESE GUYS ARE ACCOMPLISHED STUDIO MUSICIANS WHO HAVE RECORDED FOR FILM, TELEVISION AND LOCAL ADVERTISING AND HAVE EXTENSIVE LIVE AND TOURING EXPERIENCE! ALL OF THEM HAVE OPENED FOR COUNTLESS MAJOR ACTS THROUGHOUT THEIR IMPRESSIVE CAREERS! COLLECTIVELY THIS GROUP HAS OVER 100 YEARS OF PROFESSIONAL PERFORMANCE AND ENTERTAINMENT EXPERIENCE! SMASH HIT CARNIVAL SPECIALIZES IN MAKING ANY EVENT AN EXPLOSIVE "POP N' ROCK" THRILL RIDE THROUGH THE HISTORY OF RECORDED MUSIC! THEY ARE GUARANTEED TO PROVIDE A MEMORABLE ATMOSPHERE OF EXCITEMENT, FUN AND DANCING THAT IS SURE TO PROVIDE YOUR GUESTS WITH ALL THE MUSIC AND VISUALS THAT BRING BACK FOND MEMORIES AND WILL MAKE YOUR EVENT A RESOUNDING SUCCESS!! THERE IS SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE AT EVERY SMASH HIT CARNIVAL SHOW!

FANTASTIC IMPERSONATIONS, HILARIOUS COMEDY AND YOUR FAVORITE SMASH HITS PERFORMED TO PERFECTION IS ALL HERE IN ONE FABULOUS “POP N’ ROCK THRILL RIDE”!

SEE YOU AT THE CARNIVAL!!!