Euphoria Brass Band is a San Diego based musical collective that serves up a contemporary mix of old school New Orleans traditional brass band jazz, funky street beats and new school edginess with a West Coast feeling!
Embracing the exciting spirit of improvisation with a hard funk edge, Euphoria Brass Band has become known for their incendiary high energy shows…. guaranteed to get a crowd smiling, dancing and having a good time. EBB always leaves ‘em wanting more!
In the short time they have been together, EBB has quickly become a Southern California favorite, playing many high profile music venues, festivals, parades, corporate events and weddings.
The Kelly Rae Band solidified their mark on the country music scene performing songs by several well-known Nashville songwriters including Jeffrey Steele, Shaye Smith and Carolyn Dawn Johnson. A 6-piece high-energy country band that has been delivering crowd-pleasing performances to audiences from around the world for more than a decade, The Kelly Rae Band takes pride in providing exciting, memorable, live entertainment for corporate events, hotels, casinos, and private parties. The band is comprised of seasoned musicians who have played with or opened for numerous headliners, including Tanya Tucker, Rascal Flatts, Melissa Etheridge, Neil McCoy, Bobby Bare, and Trick Pony. The Kelly Rae Band plays a wide range of country music from Patsy Cline to Taylor Swift, as well as contemporary and classic pop hits. They have been featured at Disney's California Adventure's Cars Land and at the brand new, state-of-the-art Ranch Saloon in Anaheim, California.
Salsa Steel is San Diego's most established steel pan group. Featuring Bill Harris on tenor pan and marimba, the ensemble has appeared at the San Diego Zoo, the Wild Animal Park, and Sea World, as well as for many corporate and private events. Salsa Steel combines the sultry flavor of the islands with an impeccable sense of rhythm. The group also offers up Samba, Soca and Reggae rhythms with equal parts flare and style.
TaikoProject is an ensemble of premiere Taiko drummers dedicated to promoting and advancing the art of Taiko in America through public performances, education, and outreach.
TaikoProject was founded in 2000 in Los Angeles, with the idea of bringing together the best young Taiko players in North America to create an innovative art form by incorporating the unconventional elements of storytelling, hip hop, and dance.
In the Fall of 2005, the TaikoProject traveled to Japan to represent American Taiko at the 4th Annual Tokyo International Taiko Contest. As one of 12 finalists out of more than 60 groups, TaikoProject made history when they took home the top prize, First Place, in the Adult Group category.
Since then the group has toured internationally, as well as made numerous TV and film performances.
The Jackstraws are without a doubt, San Diego's zaniest, most deliciously wild band of musicians! Offering oodles of theme-oriented melodies, the band frolics their way through each vocal and instrumental selection with world-class harmonies and masterful musicianship. Costumed in accordance with any theme The Jackstraws offer an acoustic salute to the sea as SHIPS AHOY, a swashbuckling revue with MARITIME MERRIMENT, and homage to America in their PATRIOTIC REVUE.