Sour Mash Hug Band – Club Kuumbwa

Sour Mash Hug Band – Club Kuumbwa

Saturday, September 28 Sour Mash Hug Band 9:30 PM – Doors at 9:00 PM $5 at the door $3 Seabright Amber Pints! All ages The Sour Mash Hug Band has toured the highways and byways of North America for over a decade now.   Its a classic American story: in the beginning, a band of kids ride freight trains across the midwest with nothing but a banjo, a fiddle, a washboard, and a washtub bass. They play at your local farmer’s market, dive-bar, or street-corner.  They end up in New Orleans, spend some time playing dixieland, go up to Oregon and play old-time and bluegrass for a while, head out to New York pick up a a little Klezmer, hike around Romania searching for old men that know fiddle tunes.  Finally they fall in love with the new revival of jazz culture and it’s full circle. Sour Mash Hug Band on...
The Honey Wilders – Club Kuumbwa

The Honey Wilders – Club Kuumbwa

Saturday, August 24th The Honey Wilders 9:30 PM – Doors at 9:00 PM $5 at the door $2 Budweisers All ages Equal parts Exile on Main Street and Damn the Torpedoes, a dash of In Color, served up Live and Dangerous – that’s the sonic recipe for the San Jose, California band The Honey Wilders.  Their brand of 70s-flavored boogie rock harkens back to an era of big hooks and big guitars (before all the big hair).  Strongly recommended for those who like to get down and get with it.  Here’s to stamping your feet and singing along....
Alex Pinto Trio – Club Kuumbwa

Alex Pinto Trio – Club Kuumbwa

Friday, July 19th Alex Pinto Trio 9:30 PM – Doors at 9:00 PM $5 at the door $3 Lagunitas! All ages Alex Pinto brings a unique perspective to the guitar, drawing upon his diverse background and heritage.  Having performed and studied with the likes of Ustad Aashish Khan,  Charlie Haden, and Pandit Swapan Chaudhuri, Pinto’s style seamlessly blends jazz and rock with the rich tradition of Hindustani classical music.  Pinto just completed recording his debut album, Inner State, featuring seven of his original compositions....
Roosevelt Dime – Club Kuumbwa

Roosevelt Dime – Club Kuumbwa

Friday, May 24th Roosevelt Dime 9:30 PM – Doors at 9:00 PM $5 at the door $2 Budweiser! All ages Imagine yourself relaxing on a steamboat as it lazily floats down the Mississippi River all the way to The Big Easy. Suddenly, the band strikes up a tune, music fills the air and everyone is on their feet, clapping, dancing and singing along. Welcome to the world of Roosevelt Dime, a Brooklyn, N.Y.-based band that blends elements of acoustic jug-band blues, classic New Orleans soul and neo-folk to create an original sound best described as Kings County Steamboat Soul....
The Inciters – Club Kuumbwa

The Inciters – Club Kuumbwa

Saturday, June 1st The Inciters 9:30 PM – Doors at 9:00 PM $5 at the door $3 Coronas! All ages One of the West Coast’s finest Northern Soul bands – The Inciters!  A powerful 11-piece dance floor soul band that has brought the house down from LA to Chicago and all across Europe, releasing 3 albums to date on Grover/Elmo Records in Germany along with Doing Fine (released by Jump Up in 2000). The band’s newest album, Soul Clap was released February 2012. Click here to listen to The Inciters...
Kendra McKinley/Foxtails Brigade – Club Kuumbwa

Kendra McKinley/Foxtails Brigade – Club Kuumbwa

Saturday, April 20th Kendra McKinley / Foxtails Brigade 9:30 PM – Doors at 9:00 PM $5 at the door $3 Seabright Amber Pints! All ages Local folk songbird Kendra McKinley makes her return to Kuumbwa after her triumphant CD release show on our stage last year.  Joining her on the bill will be San Francisco’s Foxtail Brigade, a chamber pop group that will be bringing some lovely tunes off their latest album, Time Is Passed. www.kendramickinley.com www.foxtailsbrigade.com...