Listed in order of appearance at the 2017 Portage Area Summerfest


Three Of Hearts

Three Of Hearts formed in 2014; but, the band members each have a long history of success. The group has quickly become one of the most talked about music acts around and has been performing shows for very receptive audiences while headlining festivals, events, and nightclubs with their mix of dance party music covering six decades and many genres. Three Of Hearts can be seen at shows covering west central Pennsylvania from Pittsburgh to Altoona.

The band members are:

Duaine Detrick (bass guitar and vocals) from Johnstown, PA has been performing for 46 years in numerous successful bands including The Conniptions, Lickety Split, The Alternative, and Stun * Daze just to name a few. Lickety Split had a regional hit record in 1978 with a cover of the Sam Cooke song "Bring It On Home To Me".

John Shimko (drums, keyboards, and vocals) from Homer City, PA has been a musician for many years performing with a variety of regional bands most recently with The Top Cats and Buddy Dee & The Hitmen. His main instruments are keyboards and drums but he can play many other instruments. John is a very unique musician in that he plays keyboards, drums, and sings all at the same time.

Dave Zajec (guitar and vocals) from Homer City, PA has been in area bands since the early 1970s.  Dave is highly accomplished guitarist being a graduate of the Guitar Institute Of Technology in Hollywood, CA.  Some of the top regional bands he has been a member of over the years include The Top Cats and Buddy Dee & The Hitmen, and Anything Goes.

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