Joel Rydecki Band is a world melting pot of Funk in a ground breaking wave of Neo-Soul birthed by an organic dance floor machine fueled by Fusion Rock
World Funk & Neo Soul. Combining the genres of soul, fusion, jazz, funk, latin, jam & electronic progressive rock Joel Rydecki has created a catalog of culturally versatile music embracing both musicians and listeners of all musical demographics.
With his unique style, dynamic approach, versatile blend and deep heart felt songwriting, Joel has been writing, performing and recording some of the most ground breaking music of our era. Occasionally featuring horns & other musicians J.R.B. is a 4 piece band featuring Guitar/vocals, Keys, Bass & drums.
Joel Rydecki from South Haven, Mi has a back round of both classical and jazz vocals, guitar & trombone. Joel has been playing and performing musically since he was 12 years old. " I remember the first guitar i bought, i was 10 years old and while walking with my brother to his band practice i found a $100 bill next to a "dollar" store. right then i knew, i wanted to be a professional musician for the rest of my life."-Joel Rydecki.
In his early 20's he moved to Kalamazoo, Mi due to the magnetism and high demand of his music in his former project "Me3Mind". He engaged multiple music scenes performing at club, breweries, festivals and special feature events all over michigan.
From hometown gigs to sharing the stage with Ray White of Frank Zappa, Fareed Haque of Garaj Mahal, and more greats Joel was introduced to the R&B, jazz fusion music scene in Flint, Mi. His calling to this scene opened many doors musically and there he found what he was truly capable of as a musician. Joel Rydecki Band features some of most cultured, versatile and upcoming musicians from michigan.
"One thing i'm good at is making people dance and celebrate"-Joel Rydecki