Rica-Chez band was formed by Reggie & Ellie Thompson and played at the Bay of Islands Country Rock festival for many years. This year Rica-Chez returns after many years absent and the band consists of Reggie & Ellie Thompson (founders) Josh Thompson, Dave Tusani, Tere Taki and Jane Bissel all accomplished talented musicians, bringing their music talents and the comedy acts Reggie & Ellie perform to stage.