Band Bio

Ingenue is a San Diego Rock and Roll/Blues/Alt. Rock/Jazz band fronted by refreshing and dynamic female musicians.

Ingenue, formed in 2016 in San Diego, California, hits the stage combining the dynamic, soulful raspy powerhouse vocals of Cora Hepburn and the colorful, soaring, inspiring guitar leads of Mishelle Banaga.



Ingenue can be described as, "Stevie Nicks meets Led Zeppelin, with the soul, vibe and passion of the legendary rock band Heart".  ❤

Ingenue can't wait to rock your socks off!!

Ingenue strives to inspire the world through their philanthropy and pay it forward motto.

Ingenue feels they are here to inspire people to smile, dance, appreciate and be grateful for life.  They aim to inspire people to come together, stand up tall and strong in their own power and to speak their truth!!

The band has written and produced original songs and are excited to be currently working on many new ones as well!  They are in the recording studio this month tracking a few of their newest songs for their upcoming CD release.

Their powerful single "Rise Up", aims to inspire the masses to speak their truth and recognize the power in numbers when making change happen in this world.

Their newest single,  a powerful blues is "The Habit of You" and it is available for purchase now. 



Ingenue Loves to get the crowd involved 
dancing and singing along to a eclectic list of cover songs including: 

Led Zeppelin - Whole Lotta love  

Pink - Raise Your Glass, Who Knew?, Sober

Lady Gaga - Born This Way 

George Michael - Freedom '90  

Bryan Adams - Summer of '69  

Tears For Fears - Mad World  

Amy Winehouse - Valerie  

Maroon 5 - Moves Like Jagger, Secret, Sunday Morning, Harder To Breathe 

Melissa Etheridge - Come To My Window, Your Little Secret, I'm The Only One 

Journey - Don't Stop Believing  

Heart - Love Alive

Fleetwood Mac - Dreams, Rhiannon, The Edge of Seventeen 

Indigo Girls - Closer to Fine  

Sheryl Crow - Every Day is a Winding Road 

Rod Stewart - Maggie May 

U2 - Mysterious Ways  

Concrete Blonde - Bloodletting 

4 Non Blondes - What's Up? , 


Pat Benetar - Love is a Battlefield

Katy Perry - I Kissed a Girl  (Jazz Version)

Doobie Brothers - Long Train Runnin' 

Alanis Morissette - You Oughta Know