Technically this happened during the band’s soundcheck, but either way, it was an awesome moment for a lucky New Jersey fan. Scott Elk plays in a cover band, and sings Goo Goo Dolls music quite well. In fact, too good. He sounds exactly like John Rzeznik, and his singing payed off in a big way, as he ended up singing with the band! According to Scott, this wasn’t planned at all. He did, however, meet John Rzeznik at a bar in Long Branch two weeks prior to the show. Scott
On January 19, 2014, while local musician Scott Elk was playing at The Wine Loft in Pier Village, John Rzeznik, lead singer from the Goo Goo Dolls, came in and heard Scott perform. Mr. Rzeznik sat with Scott and complimented him on his music, as Scott covers several Goo Goo Dolls songs. They exchanged contact information.
Recently at The House of Blues in Atlantic City NJ while John and the Goo Goo Dolls were performing, John invited Scott up on stage to sing with John and