Natalie is an on-the-air radio personality at WTBQ (93 FM) in Warwick. She has been spinning Polka tunes during her Sunday night gig “The Natalie Gubala Polka Fun Show” as well as her weekday overnight show “Nat the Cat” since 1994.
Natalie is also a seasoned MC. She has been a Disc Jockey in Orange and Rockland County as well as Scranton, Pennsylvania since 1989. She specializes in music for all types of events and age groups. School dances are a part of her gig load. She personally edits her own music so that it is presentable to young ears. Nat the Cat makes it their business to cater to the clients needs without sacrificing the fun. Natalie loves working with people and sharing special moments in their lives through different events.
2:00 PM – 5:30 PM: The Hotrod Band, Classic Rock Band
Five musicians from the Hudson Valley put the “Hot” in The Hotrod Band. Barry, Frank, Carl, Paul and Donny make up a band that's been rocking the Hudson Valley since 1996. Covering songs from the 50's to the 90's, they perform an ever-expanding repertoire for audiences of all ages. From the roots of Doo-Wop to the psychedelic 60's, from the guitar rock of the 70's to the sounds of the 80's, HOTROD shares music that awakens our synapses and makes audiences feel alive.
HOTROD has opened for such reknowned bands as The Four Tops, Little River Band, Three Dog Night, The Animals, Davy Jones, The Grass Roots, The Rascals, Mountain, Paul Revere & the Raiders, The Tokens, Johnny Maestro
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM: Jimmy Sturr and his Orchestra, Polka Orchestra
Jimmy Sturr and his Orchestra have been voted the #1 polka band in the country for the past ten years. They have played over 106 recordings, won 18 grammy awards, and are on the top 10 list of the All-Time Grammy Awards. Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI) has awarded Jimmy Sturr and His Orchestra its most valued award, the “Commendation of Excellence.”
Jimmy Sturr and his Orchestra have completed their third recording with country star Willie Nelson. In addition they have recorded with other artists such as the Oak Ridge Boys, Charlie Daniels, Boots Randolph, Mel Tillis, Brenda Lee, Plus Banjo Virtuoso, Bela Fleck, and Folk Legend Arlo Guthrie.
The band has made several appearances on Saturday Night Live. They have also appeared in television commercials such as; Budweiser, Pontiac, and Mrs. T’s Pierogies.
The Band appears annually at many of the top casinos in the country including Mohegan Sun Casino, The Tropicana and Taj Mahal, Patowatomi Casino, Soaring Eagle, The Presidents Casino, Mountaineer Race Track and Gaming Resort, and The Stardust Hotel and Casino.