Alright funky people of San Diego… Panama 66 has been gracious enough to let us host a monthly funky music jam session at their beautiful venue in Balboa Park. It will be happening on the 4th Sunday of every month from 6-8p.
For our first jam session the house band will be:
Jake Najor – Drums
Andy Geib – Trombone/Trumpet/Flute
Kiko Cornejo Jr. – Percussion
Matthew LaBarber – Bass
Nicholas Costa – Guitar
Tim Felten – Organ/Keys
Jesse Audelo – Sax/Flute
It’s a jam session, so we’ll be inviting other musicians up to sit in with us on the tunes. We’ll do a sign up sheet starting at 5:30p. Here is the list of tunes we’ll draw from for the session in February:
Hikky Burr – Quincy Jones – E
Root Down – Jimmy Smith – G
Povo – Freddie Hubbard – Cm
Aragon – Roy Ayers – Bbm
Upshot – Grant Green – Cm
Hot Pants Road – The JB’s – Dm
Ease Back – The Meters (Grant Green Version) – E
The Weasil – Donald Byrd – C
Burning Spear – S.O.U.L. – Am
Jan Jan – Grant Green version – Cm
EJI – Whitefield Brothers – Em
Funky River – Bill Caballero/SFSE – C
Backyard Boogie – SFSE – C
The Hunt – SFSE – Fm
Man Up – Mighty 388’s – Gm
Get It – Najor Threat – A
We’ll be posting a youtube playlist of the tunes. Learn some of the tunes and sit in with the band! We won’t be providing any charts.
We will provide house drum kit, bass amp, guitar amp, some percussion/congas, and Hammond Organ/Nord Electro 2.
Please help us get the word out! Invite your funky friends; musicians and music lovers! Panama 66 is all ages and family friendly.