COLLECTIVITY (feat. Ben Misterka) + DJ K-OS
Boom Boom Room at Boom Boom Room
San Francisco, CA
- When: Friday, September 20th 2019 9:20 PM ’til 3:00AM
- Door Time: 8:00 PM
- Show Type: Funk . Rock. Real Live. Dank. Star Musicians. Groove.
- Restrictions: 21 & over
ALBUM RELEASE CELEBRATION SHOW
"A Super-Duper Whooper Looper of an 'All-Star' Playaz Show at BBR"
** COLLECTIVITY **
* DJ K-OS *
[All star high energy jazz/funk and psychedelic soul unit featuring some of the Bay Area's finest]
All star 7 piece, jazz/funk and psychedelic soul unit featuring some of the Bay Area's finest musicians. With their high energy stage performances, this band has recently opened for Larry Graham at Shanghai Arena, performed in Mongolia at Ulanchabo Stadium, and has been turning heads touring throughout Asia and the States.
Uriah Duffy- Bass (Too Short, Sly & The Family Stone, Whitesnake)
Darian Gray- Drums (Fantastic Negrito, Booker T)
Ben Misterka- Guitar (Lyrics Born, Alex Han)
Kevin Wong- Keys (Jazz Mafia)
Christian Pepin- Percussion (Pancho Sanchez, Tommy Igoe)
Rich Armstrong- Trumpet (Boz Scaggs, Cold Blood)
Joe Cohen- Sax (New Mastersounds)
In 2017 Collectivity opened for Larry Graham at Shanghai Arena, performed at Ulanchabo World Music Festival in Mongolia, Headlined Candy Mountain Festival in Chengdu, and has recorded and produced a video album of original music. The first single to be released in March 2018.
Collectivity’s original music is a high energy, jazz-funk, psychedelic soul with a rock edge performed by world class musicians. Carefully arranged and and uniquely written tunes with a jazz sensibility, ripping and soulful guitar solos, funky ass horn breaks, thick lush organ and synth tones, fat groovy low end, with a dirty pocket made for dancing while gettin yo mind right!
Misterka has toured through China, Japan, and the USA, playing with many acclaimed artists as a sideman, and his own groups. He has performed and/or worked with; Alex Han, Morris Hayes, The Voice of China, Tia Ray, Glen David Andrews, Tan Wei Wei(谭维维), Leah Dou (窦靖童), Yu Quan (羽 泉), Anhayla, Kimberly Nichole, opened for Erykah Badu, Larry Graham, and many others. He has studied with Wayne Krantz, Fred Hersch, and Doug Richards.
Ben Misterka / Collectivity / Uriah Duffy / Darian Gray / Mike Blankenship / Rich Armstrong / Kevin Wong / Christian Pepin / Joe Cohen