Damn Dirty Apes is a premier high energy in the groove rockin cover band like none other. Comprised of seasoned professional musicians formerly with national acts “WHITE LIE” and “The Xtaticx” who have national touring experience and have played with the likes of Motley Crue, Quiet Riot, Poison, UFO, Dokken, Warrant, Ratt, Michael Schenker, Great White, Y&T, Tesla and many more.

This is not your typical average band, Damn Dirty Apes create a vibe with understanding how to ebb and flow music selection with the audience along with the venue to keep everyone on the floor dancing and thirsty. Not a bunch of average guys that try to play covers songs, Damn Dirty Apes are well seasoned musicians that play songs with energy and passion like no other band. A guaranteed good time and strong bottom line for your venue or event.


With an extensive song library of great music, we engage with the audience and include them in “The Game” where everybody wins. Damn Dirty Apes is a highly rated and sought after band with a strong following that has played all over Southern California from San Diego, Orange County, Inland Empire and Los Angeles. Damn Dirty Apes have played every type of event and every size stage including by request for the cast party for the hit TV show “Breaking Bad”.


Tim Santo

Chad LaShelle

Jeff Miller