bobandkathi is a Christian /New Age band. This devoted duet has been married and singing together for 38 years. Bob plays guitar and sings lead. Kathi plays mandolin and usually sings the harmonies. Additional background music includes orchestral sounds, singing bowl, wind chimes, keys on a stick, and nature sounds.
Kathi composes the band’s original lyrics and music by tuning into the infinite. She has written over 200 songs, mostly spiritual/Christian, some folk, all of them uplifting to make people happy.
Bob and Kathi Haine are music ministers and often play at different churches and spiritual centers. Both of them were born in Southern California and they have continued to make their home and music in the Golden State. They have performed at Angels in the Cottage in Idyllwild, California, and Claremont Folk Music Center. They also have sung for special needs children, mental healthcare facilities, and an elder-care home. Bob has been a volunteer driver for the American Cancer Society, and he and Kathi have been active in the KAIROS prison ministry. Both Bob and Kathi taught language and sang for their high school students for over 30 years before retiring. While teaching, Bob also performed in several of the Chaffey High School musical productions. Current projects include producing a 15-song CD of musical meditations and a new music video. Kathi is preparing a book on her angel experiences. Bob recently returned from an African photo safari and will be using shots in upcoming music videos.
The music videos of bobandkathi provide samples of their songs, as well as Bob’s photographic skill. Their music is sometimes reminiscent of the harmonies of Peter, Paul and Mary, or Sonny and Cher. Their message is one of a positive, Heaven on Earth philosophy. As their logo says: Spread Love.