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R&B Bombers

Rank #13 US Ventura, CA Blues / Old R&B / Swing


Sounds Like: Ray Charles, BB King, Fats Domino - Singer, James Brown, Roomful of Blues

Bio: As Jon Norton of WGLT Blues in Illinois describes them, "The R&B Bombers are a killer jump blues band from Southern California." The band originally formed in the early 1980's and had some great initial success with their first LP simply entitled "The R&B Bombers", played in countless festivals a... See Full Bio

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New Shows and New Tunes....
May 11, 2011
We're headed back to our "ABC!" June 3rd at Arcadia Blues Club in Arcadia for th... [more]
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Mar 18, 2011
Sunday, April 3rd, Bombay Bar & Grill 4:30 [more]
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    Jan 31

    Santa Barbara, CA, US | 8:00pm

    Santa Barbara, CA, US
    Sat Jan 31, 2015 8:00pm


    The legendary R&B Bombers will be headlining the first SB Blues Society event of the year. The Carrillo Rec Center has a spacious, uniquely designed spring-loaded dance floor, and dancing will be highly encouraged. The Bombers will feature singer-harmonica player Morganfield Burnette. Opening will be an acoustic set by local favorite Rick Reeves from 7:15 to 7:45.

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  • Ben Aaron (Artist) Ben Aaron
    Cool, smooth blues here, R&B Bombers! Keep up the fantastic work! From another musician, -Ben Aaron
  • PrissyPris (Fan) PrissyPris
    Hi there! I'm the Project Manager of Global Rhythmz Radio and I really liked your music! I want to invite you to upload it to our website www.globalrhythmz.com, not only...
  • Mary Everhart (Artist) Mary Everhart
    I am having a blast listening to your son Nine One One!! Great stuff!!
  • AfroBluZ (Artist) AfroBluZ
    ....Love that big blues band feel and you know you hook me with "911"...as well as the video...wsir
  • Rob Stokes (Artist) Rob Stokes
    Nine one one was one of my favorite tunes back on Ourstage, love the tune and the clever and funny lyrics. Really nice to hear some of your other tunes as well. Great work...
  • Bill Boublitz (Artist) Bill Boublitz
    Hey guys! Great to hear you here in the digital domain. Keep up the cause... What else we gonna do, huh? Best wishes ~Boublitz
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Q: Is Joe still with the group?
A: No. Our new lead vocalist-harmonica player is Morganfield Burnett.

Asked by anonymous. Answered on Wed Apr 09 2014


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