Steve is best known for creating and sustaining the ‘Rock, Rhythm & Blues’ program at Diablo Valley College, a program that has helped groom many professional players over the past 25 years. Steve brings to the stage a collective of current music students for a show of exceptional variety, energy and budding talent mixed with a collective of seasoned veteran performers from throughout the Bay Area. Join us for this special matinee performance with special guests SPIKE JAMES and the names, Jimmy Smith Band and Loose Blues
Steve Sage Presents features over 20 young performers playing a variety of Blues, Rock, Soul, Country, Oldies and Pop. 12 different sized bands will play a show of rapid spirited music. Spike James and the Names will perform a set of their great originals during this show!
LIVE from the amazing EMPRESS THEATRE 330 Virginia Street Vallejo, CA 94590 Spike James and the Names will be featured in the ”Steve Sage Presents: Rock, Rhythm & Blues Revue” concert series—a showcase of some of the best up-coming musicians and bands from the San Francisco Bay Area. Spike James and the Names line up includes: JEFF TAMELIER(Tower of Power) on guitar, JEF LABES(Van Morrison) on keyboards!
Performing their fan favorites Spike James and the Names take the stage from 8pm to 10pm with Jeff Tamelier(Tower of Power) on guitar and Bobby Strickland(Todd Rundgren) on sax.
Sounds Like: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, The Beatles, Bruce Springsteen
Bio: San Francisco Bay Area based rock band Spike James and the Names pushes rock forward by getting back to the 4-piece band basics of clean, raw sound merged with a pumping brass section, soulful back-up harmonies, chamber orchestration...and yes…guitar solos! Childhood pals, Spike Lewis and James ...See Full Bio
Spike James and the Names has a show on 06/07/2015 at 02:00 PM @ Empress The... in Vallejo, CA http://www.reverbnation.com/q/5vrfhn #concert