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!!!

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 SMASH HIT CARNIVAL 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..


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 LEAD 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! HE HAS APPEARED IN NUMEROUS PROMOS FOR CBS, ABC, NBC, FOX, UNIVERSAL AND MANY MORE! 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! 

JERRY KREIDER HAS WORKED IN A NUMBER OF THE AREAS TOP BANDS FOR YEARS INCLUDING "YESTERDAYS CAKE"  AND IS ALSO AN EXPERIENCE STUDIO GUITARIST/VOCALIST AND STAGE PERFORMER. HE HAS TOURED NATIONALLY WITH ORIGINAL GROUPS AND IS PROFICIENT IN AUDIO PRODUCTION, GRAPHICS AND WEB DESIGN! JERRY BRINGS THE BAND A FRESH APPROACH AND ENERGY THIS IS FELT BY THE MEMBERS AND FANS ALIKE! HE HAS A DYNAMIC AND CHARISMATIC STAGE PRESENCE AND POWERFUL VOCALS. 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!!!

MAX MALONE IS A SINGER/ACTOR AND IS THE NEWEST MEMBER OF THE CARNIVAL! HE BEGAN PLAYING THE SCOTTISH SIDE DRUM FOR A BAGPIPE BAND AND THEN TAUGHT HIMSELF THE BAGPIPES, WINNING SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS AT PIPING COMPETITIONS THROUGHOUT THE NORTHWEST! MAX HAS PLAYED WITH SEVERAL LOCAL BANDS INCLUDING THE VERY POPULAR BAND ULTRAGLIDE AND RECENTLY SANG LEAD FOR THE BAND CHEYENNE, VOTED THE NUMBER ONE COUNTRY BAND IN THE SPOKANE/CDA AREA! IN HIS SPARE TIME MAX ENJOYS ACTING AND ENTERTAINING, RAISING MONEY FOR CHILDREN’S CHARITIES! HE HAD A SMALL PART IN A WW2 MOVIE AND WAS ACCREDITED ON THE IMDB. WITH MAX’S SENSE OF HUMOR, STAGE PRESENCE AND JOY OF ENTERTAINING, HE HAS FOUND THE PERFECT FIT WITH SMASH HIT CARNIVAL.