Wumbloozo is an all originals band with songs that are somehow instantly recognizable. You find yourself singing or humming along almost immediately. If you like songs like “Mustang Sally” you’ll love Wumbloozo. If you like the early Rolling Stones you’ll love Wumbloozo. If you like the Animals you’ll love Wumbloozo. In short, Wumbloozo is just a kick ass band! Old school rock and roll and blues like it oughta be.
Their first album, “Come Down Here” received a generous amount of airplay on independent radio all across the nation. Their third and most recent album “Caught In The Act Live From The Voodoo Cave” won the IBC best independent CD for the Los Angeles region. They have recently been tearing down houses and playing to capacity crowds, bringing everyone a great time. They headlined at the prestigious B.B. King’s Blues Club at Universal City. They opened for Alligator Records artist, Tommy Castro at Brixton Southbay and knocked out both the capacity crowd and club staff. They have been playing the southern California festival circuit including the Julian Blues Bash, Irvine Lake Blues Festival, The Santa Clarita Valley Blues Festival and many others.
Based in the Los Angeles area, the band consists of Michael Richard, songwriter, guitar and vocals; the amazing Doctor Fun on harmonica; Mark Peters on bass guitar, Ben Beckley on drums, percussion and vocals; Stan Harrison on keyboards and accordion and Greg Krueger on guitar, mandolin and dobro.