About Element 78

Element 78 is one of the busiest cover bands in the Boston area, performing at weddings, nightclubs, corporate events, and private parties. They cover everything from current hits by bands like Zac Brown Band and Jack Johnson, to classic rock bands like Tom Petty, Bon Jovi, and more. Element 78 is fronted by Joe Lemieux, a former contestant on American Idol, and backed by 3 professional musicians who teach music at various high schools and community colleges around Boston. Element 78 also performs as a country band under the name "Gold Rush" and plays modern and classic country hits and southern rock.