Bio: The Sons of Champlin are very much a part of the rich tapestry that was the San Francisco music scene of the Fillmore and Avalon Ballrooms. Their funky Hammond B-3 and horns sound was utterly distinctive and quite unlike the rest of the Bay Area’s psychedelic guitar bands. Celebrating the human s... See Full BioMore Info
The Sons of Champlin, led by Bill Champlin, former member of the American iconic band “Chicago” are always musically evolving. The Sons started in Marin County in 1965 and have stayed true to their musical roots since then. The music of the band is R & B and rock based with lyrical content that connects the audience with the band. The reason for the longevity of the band playing together for all of these years become obvious within the first few notes of the first song and becomes clearer over the next couple of hours. While the band has revolved around Bill’s singing and song writing, he distributes the spotlight throughout the performance to showcase the individual abilities of band mates. There is now a triple threat with the addition of Tamara Champlin to the band.
Sons of Champlin Yoshi's Oakland 510 Embarcadero West Jack London Square Oakland, CA 94607 Phone: 510.238.9200 2 shows Saturday Jan. 18, 2014 7:30 & 9:30 pm ticket and info link: http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/jazzclub/artist/show/3883
Sons of Champlin w/Frobeck Opening Sunday, September 1, 2013 Rancho Nicasio 1 Old Rancheria Rd, Nicasio, CA, 94946 http://www.ranchonicasio.com/