Pro Blues Jam with Larry Vann & The House Band – Celebrate Laura & Merl’s Birthday
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Thursday, August 2, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm$10
Welcome Larry Vann & The House Band as they kick off Pro Blues Jam in the first set.
These musicians have decades of experience playing, recording and touring all over the world.Come be a part of a rocking, soulful good time. From their authentic grooves, it is the foundation of these superbly seasoned artists’ own music branding, which fuses the essence of New Orleans sound, R&B and funk, soul-stirring blues, sweet, mellow jazz and genuine soul.
Local talent and special guests are invited to join in during the second set.
HOW TO SIGN UP
Sign up online through the ticket link between Noon and 5:30 pm on day of show.
Sign up in person: If slots are still open, you may sign up at the host stand on Wednesdays after 5:30 pm. Musicians are chosen on a first come, first served basis.
Maximum amount of artists per night varies at host band discretion.
Come be a part of a rocking, soulful good time …
Larry Vann has been a professional performer since age 15, Vann draws from a deep well of musical influence, including gospel, blues, funk, jazz and soul. These various genres have collectively shared his unique sound, his groove “brand”, which is in full display in his performances and music recordings. Vann’s resume reads like a “Who’s Who” list, having toured and recorded with those musicians listed above, as well as THE WHISPERS, MARTHA REEVES, THE MARVALETTES, CHARLES BROWN, BUFFY SAINT-MARIE, RANDY CRAWFORD and many more. His work with the popular San Francisco Bay Area blues group, RON THOMPSON & THE RESISTORS contributed to the band earning two Bay Area Music Awards (BAMMY).
Roscoe Gallo moved from Buffalo, New York to San Francisco in 1977 and has performed with many local musicians and singers including the Jules Broussard Band, Malo, The Fred Ross Project and The Starlight Orchestra, Alvon Johnson, Frank Biner, Pacific Brass and Electric, and many others. Philip is a master of keys.
Formerly with Hank Ballard, Chic Willis and Howard Tate. Adam Gabriel, vocalist, Multi–instrumentalist, Guitar has always been my first love as it was the instrument The muse stung me with at the age of twelve.
Although Michael Warren considered himself one of the black hippies of the 60s and 70s, his roots run deep into Jazz, Funk and Motown groove. He has performed and toured with a great spectrum of dynamic artists including MERL SAUNDERS, BB KING, RANDY CRAWFORD, MARIA MULDAUR, BUDDY MILES, THE CRUSADERS, THE DAVE MATTHEWS BAND and many others. The performance venues where he has displayed his talent range from The Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, The House of Blues in Chicago, The Fillmore in San Francisco to Carnegie Hall in New York City.
The Fenix is an music supper club. Dinner is served daily at the venue. When you purchase your ticket on our website or the Ticketleap.com site, a reservation is automtically made for you.
When requesting seating for a party larger than your ticket purchase, please inform guest who would like to be seated with you to include in the comment section they would like to be seated with your party. We will try an accommodate your request.
There is a $15.00 per person minimum at the Fenix during the shows.