South Stage at Montecito and Palmetto
Saturday, Sept 24, 2016
|11:15 am||California Cowboys||Country|
|1:00 pm||Sweet Plot||California Soul, Funk, Vintage Rock n' Roll|
|2:45 pm||Coast Tribe||Cali Funk, Hip Hop Fusion, Reggae|
|4:30 pm||Pacific Soul||Funk, Old School, Pop, Top 40|
Sunday, Sept 25, 2016
|11:15 am||Stompy Jones||Boogie, Jump, Swing|
|1:00 pm||SONA||Classic Rock, Covers, Pop|
|2:45 pm||Orquesta Son de Caña||Bachata, Cumbia, Merengue, Salsa|
|4:30 pm||Neon Velvet||Covers, Modern Rock, Pop|
Bands and Performances
California Cowboys Saturday 11:15 am
R. W. Smith and the California Cowboys deliver a powerful sound, with the clear punch of tight three-part har
monies and such rowdy, foot stompin’ original songs as “The Party’s Over” and “Timberline”, it’s easy to see this band will always go over in a big way with any audience. As lead singer and songwriter, R.W. is the polished showman. He dances and jokes with the audience while delivering top billing entertainment. Together with drummer Hal Atkinson guitar player Gary Potterton (producer of “Grandma got run over by a Reindeer”), and bass player Cary Atkinson; these fine musicians form one of California’s most successful country-western bands.
Sweet Plot Saturday 1:00 pm
The Plot’s found a winner with its recipe for funkified musical gumbo: Equal parts Bay Area Funk, California Soul, and Vintage Rock n’ Roll the group’s timeless tunes cultivate the best of tradition with a unique and organic twist.
Without fail, Sweet Plot’s infectious passion gets the crowd moving. Their danceable funky rhythms and high octane energy are a soul vaccination like none other. It’s funky and fresh, it’s got groove and soul, with a hearty portion Barbary Coast Rock n’ Roll. Plot it up, and head it on down to Tone Town.
Coast Tribe Saturday 2:45 pm
COAST TRIBE are inspired by classic reggae acts like Bob Marley, Peter Tosh and Steele Pulse as well as modern California reggae bands such as Slightly Stoopid, The Expendables, and Rebelution.
Stompy Jones Sunday 11:15 am
Some of the Bay Area’s best roots bands, swingin’ jumpin’ rockin’ 1930s thru 1950s tunes to get you out on the floor and boogie!
Stompy Jones is a San Francisco based sextet, renowned for their jumpin’ rhythm, wailing improvisations, hip charm, retro style, and explosive stage show. Whether appearing at a posh supper club, concert hall, festival or cozy tavern, these journeymen of jump deliver the romping, joyous, overwhelming style of jazz that came to be known as Rock and Roll!
SONA Sunday 1:00 pm
SONA is a premium cover band with an enthusiastic and polished presentation. While capable of reproducing the sounds and styles of a variety of artists, SONA brings a strong sense of their own identity; a classic soulful groove, edged with contemporary rock sensibilities. SONA connects with the audience through their high-energy music, dynamic stage presence and engaging personality. This creates a truly memorable show guaranteed to please audiences of all ages.
Orquesta Son de Caña Sunday 2:45 pm
Orquesta Son de Caña plays the best Cumbia, Salsa, Merengue, Bachata and much more that keeps the dance floor moving. A seasoned group of talented musicians that will keep you grooving!
Neon Velvet Sunday 4:30 pm
Neon Velvet is like a first date: Exhilarating! Imagine all the sass and the glamour of the 80’s New Romantics (Duran Duran, Bowie) in a lurid embrace with the potent synth rock of today (The Killers, Franz Ferdinand). The result is a devilishly fun night of sexy dance music.
Neon Velvet is the elite Modern Rock Dance Party.