Cow Bop

Cow Bop

Posted by on Oct 7, 2013 in | No Comments

Mix swingin’ grooves, thrilling riffs, sweet and hot vocals, acoustic western sensibilities and tons of fun and you have only begun to describe Cow Bop. Formed in 2003 by internationally-acclaimed guitarist, Bruce Forman, this western bebop band has toured extensively throughout the country, exciting audiences with their unique brand of American music. Catch Bruce’s playing […]

Belinda Gail

Belinda Gail

Posted by on Oct 3, 2013 in | No Comments

Belinda Gail was raised on ranches in Nevada’s Carson Valley and in the California Sierra Nevada foothills near Sequoia National Park. Her rich ranching heritage and love of the West runs deep in her music and evoke the character of the people, as well as the beauty, majesty, and deep connection to the land that […]

The Lucky Stars

The Lucky Stars

Posted by on Sep 29, 2013 in | No Comments

The Lucky Stars play raucous, good time dance music that sets the mood for a rollicking Saturday night, as well as their very own brand of heart-broken blues that can provide the perfect soundtrack for the inevitable Sunday morning hangover.  Influenced by the many Western Swing bands of the 1940’s (Bob Wills, Tex Williams, Hank […]

Band of the California Battalion

Band of the California Battalion

Posted by on Sep 28, 2013 in | No Comments

Sponsored by Long Beach City College, The Band of the California Battalion is an authentic recreation of a Union Civil War Brass Band. The instrumentation is completely different from the modern concert band and does not utilize woodwind instruments. Amongst the brass instruments, there are no French Horns or Trombones. These omitted instruments were much […]

Carlos Reynosa

Carlos Reynosa

Posted by on Sep 24, 2013 in | No Comments

Carlos (Cherokee and Yaqui) recorded his first record in 1996.  In 1999 he recorded the song, My Brother for the soundtrack to the award winning film, Naturally Native.   The album went on to win two Native American Music Awards [NAMMYs]. In 2000, Carlos’ song Passion was featured on Keith Secola’s sound track to the […]

Tracy Lee Nelson

Tracy Lee Nelson

Posted by on Sep 22, 2013 in | No Comments

Tracy Lee Nelson is an enrolled tribal member and Chairperson from the La Jolla Indian Reservation. He comes from the San Diego County, California area with a groundbreaking new perspective of the blues; a Native American’s point of view. Tracy’s variety and playing styles range from the traditional Delta sounds of the Blues (“Mesa Grande”) […]

Messick Family

Messick Family

Posted by on Sep 21, 2013 in | No Comments

With their music, the Messicks celebrate four generations of Santa Clarita living. As a family, they share more than forty years of making music, raising horses, and grazing cattle in the hills surrounding our valley.