About Us

Sound Investment is an energetic cover band focused on reproducing  classic rock n roll music especially from 1960's and 70's with a nod to the 50's, 80's and 90's.  Fun loving and interactive, they encourage song requests and have over 200 songs on their list.   Their music appeals to the young and old providing just the right beat for dancing. From Sound Investment you will hear the sounds of the Beach Boys, Beatles, Aretha Franklin, Sam & Dave, The Four Tops, Young Rascals, Temptations, Righteous Brothers, Kinks, Supremes, The Hollies, Doobie Brothers, Atlanta Rhythm Section, Rolling Stones, ZZ Top and many more.

Sound Investment has been a group for several decades out of the Hendersonville, NC area.  They play at all types of events including festivals, weddings, car shows, private parties, country clubs, concerts and night clubs.  They have opened for  “The Tams” on several occasions and travel through the Southeast for events in Raleigh, Charlotte, Greenville and all over Western North Carolina including events at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Rick Gundersen, originally from Chicago, plays lead guitar and sings lead and harmony vocals.  Rick has a experienced lead-vocal acumen and can hit the high notes like Frankie Valli of the Four Seasons.   He has worked with Frankie (Sea Cruise) Ford, The Diamonds, Ronnie Dove, Dee Dee Clark, Paul Revere & the Raiders and many more artists. He has lived in Hendersonville, NC for over 20 years.

Kevin Filson, from Kentucky, plays bass and also sings lead vocals and backup harmonies. Kevin has roots in rock n roll as well as having been a bluegrass music recording artist.  He is also active with music in his Church.  His vocals are powerful and clear.  Kevin has a strong on-stage presence and he leads the group’s interaction with the audience.  He has lived in Hendersonville, NC for over 20 years.

Rodney Gibson plays guitar and keyboards and sings backup and lead vocals.  He has a wide vocal range with soft intonation as well as a blues growl when appropriate.  His music roots are rock n roll but he has  played a variety of music (gospel, folk, bluegrass, blues, and jazz) for most of his adult life and writes original music that is/has been played by several bands. He is from West Virginia but has made North Carolina his home for over 40 years, living in Saluda. 

Michael Whitt has been drumming since the 60's and has traveled the world playing with blues and rock bands.  Mike is well known in the local music community and can be seen providing the rhythm for multiple bands.