The Approximations

About The Approximations


The Approximations are an eight-piece rock band of local musicians who have been performing around the Seattle area for over 10 years. The group brings together several long-time musicians and friends who all share a passion for playing a wide variety of classic rock and R&B songs together.

With such a large band and wide array of musical backgrounds, the Approximations are likely to play songs by the Rolling Stones, the Beatles, AC/DC, Stevie Wonder, and Stevie Ray Vaughan all in the same set. They have played their full, multi-faceted, danceable rock sets in Seattle venues such as the Showbox, Showbox Sodo, Mountaineers Club, and the Highway 99 Blues Club entertaining for private functions, special occasions, and to help raise funds for a variety of local charities.

Band members


Dan Satterberg
Bass guitar, vocals

Dan Satterberg

 

Michael Hepburn
Keyboards, vocals

Michael Hepburn

 

John Rankin
Lead guitar, vocals

John Rankin

 

Tom Pratt
Rhythm guitar

Tom Pratt

 

Bob Eaton
Drums, vocals

Bob Eaton

 

Fred Staples
Percussion

Fred Staples

 

Linda Norman
Vocals

Linda Norman

 

Michelle Purnell-Hepburn
Vocals

Michelle Purnell-Hepburn

Upcoming shows


Update: The March 4 gig at 88 Keys Sports Bar in Pioneer Square has been cancelled!

 

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