The Insiders

Kelowna's party band.

Insiders group photo


An endless passion for music, for discovery, for people, for life.

The Insiders are a party band based in Kelowna, BC, specializing in live music for wedding entertainment, corporate entertainment and other private events.

Band members share a collective belief in the power of music, and hope to bring fun
and excitement to any party! We are driven to providing the highest quality sound
and performance.

Danielle and Patrick are versatile lead singers, accompanied by a rock solid rhythm section capable of  multiple genres and eras.

Seamlessly transitioning between pop, rock, soul, oldies and modern classics, we create an upbeat atmosphere that keeps everyone on the dance floor.

Decades of combined experience in the music industry are expressed with a mutual admiration of each others talents. Please dance and enjoy the show!

The Insiders.
The ultimate five piece
party band


All the right pieces

Our members

Danielle Thompson – Lead vocals

Patrick Gilmour – Lead guitar, lead vocals


Paul Hawley – Bass guitar, backup vocals

Doug Desjardins – drums

Sean Kabanuk – Keyboards, backup vocals