Mood Ring is a collaboration of classic performers from the 1970's - Lance Hoppen and Larry Hoppen who are two/thirds (including the voice) of the 70's Super Group Orleans, and the popular Robbie Dupree. Mood Ring also features along with noted Hudson Valley area musicians Anne Lang (of Joe Cocker Fame), Tom Richardson (played with such artists as Todd Rungren, Orleans, David Sancious) and Nick Parker (was the drummer for Toto after the death of Jeff Porcaro, and played as a studio musician for such artists as Tony Levin, Donna Lewis, Livingston Taylor.).
Lance and Larry Hopens are best known as part of Orleans, whose mega hits include the well-known "Still the One", "Dance With Me" and "Love Takes Time". As for Robbie Dupree, he had two phenomenal hits - "Steal Away" and "Hot Rod Hearts."
As Mood Ring, the group performs the Hoppen's hits from Orleans, as well as Robbie Dupree's hits, and classic Motown and R&B. Their breath-taking renditions have become a highlight of their live gigs, guaranteeing to lift any audience to their feet!