Dale Lytle: Lead Electric & Acoustic 6 & 12 String GuitarsClare Diane: Lead VocalsCal Shelton: Bass GuitarDanny Basulto: Drums
Dale Lytle and Dave Raudman united the musicians that would form the band known as Angeles. The band first played together in Tujunga, CA.
Their first Hollywood gig was at the Troubadour where they were setting attendance records playing the midnight slot on Sunday nights. They also played at The Whiskey, and The Roxy. Hollywood loved Angeles. They became one of L.A.’s largest Indie bands of the 80’s. They performed at Devonshire Downs outdoor stadium to over 6,000 people. In 1984, Angeles performed at the Reseda Country Club, appearing with Bon Jovi. They have also shared a stage with Quiet Riot, Motley Crue, Ratt, Guns N’ Roses, Metallica, and Ronnie James Dio. Signed to Mystic records, Angeles recorded their debut album “We’re No Angels”. In 1984. They were featured in the Sep. 1985 issue of Hit Parader magazine.
The band signed with Azra Records in 1986 and recorded their second album “Give It Up”. Angeles went on to record four more albums, which have sold worldwide. After they signed with ACE Records, they went on to record three more albums including “Delivering the Goods”, “No Limits”, and “Angeles Miracles”. . A number of Angeles’ songs, including “Nasty Girls”, “You Want Me To Love You”, and “Can’t Find the Words” has been played on nationwide radio stations. In 1999, their album “No Limits” was featured on 95.5 KLOS Local Licks Sunday night program. Angeles was honored to not only be featured on the program four times, but they were also the only band to ever have six songs played on a Double Local Licks feature in a single program. During one week in 1999, “Can’t Find the Words” was played 527 times. The song continued to play nationwide on radio stations to this day.
After 36 years, the band still continues to write music. ANGELES has played with Jefferson Starship, Robbie Krieger of the Doors, Jack Russell's "Great White", The Tubes, and Foghat, Y&T, Michael Schenker, Dokken, just to name a few of the legends of Rock N Roll. Angeles Band released their” No Limits” CD in 2013, and “Seriously Fun” CD in 2014 the song “My Girl” from the CD went to #47th on the Hot AC Charts. The highlight of 2014 came when Angeles Band received their first Platinum Album for having sold over 1 million copies of "We're No Angels." 2015 opens up with Clare Diane joining forces with Angeles. Singer, songwriter, composer. In 2015, Angeles released its CD "Wild Ride".In 2016 Angeles signed with Rock Avenue Records and released there CD “Crazy”.