Bob Bade has roots in Monona and started playing bass guitar & keyboards in local establishments at the age of 13. He went on to play with many other groups, even a Swiss polka band, before playing full time with Jerry Stueber & the Versatiles on the hotel circuit. After retiring from his career he joined the Kristi B Band and later teamed up with Char Nelson to form the Bob & Char duo. His latest engagements were solo gigs at supper clubs, retirement facilities and right here at the VFW post 7591. Come shake a leg with Bob and his amazing Yamaha intelligent arranger keyboard!