Big Fun Band

Big Fun Band

BandR&BFunk

Big Fun, a five piece band from North County San Diego are pop roots, rock, funk, latin, jazz and soul R & B. Influenced by the dichotomy of living in the paradise we know as San Diego and the hell of TRYING to build this dream. Their "BIG FUN" can not be satisfied through one genre!" Were Big Fun!

Biography

CONTACT + BAND MEMBERS
SAN DEIGO VARIETY FUNK BAND
Jazz Standards, Rock, POP, Latin, Soul, Blues, R and B
Gig bookings or general enquiries
email Charles Felix: bfbsandiego@yahoo.com
tel: 619-665-9652
Who are we
Charles - Keyboards, Vocals
an experienced professional Keyboard player Charles has acquired an accolade of achievements, working for small groups as well as large Funk Bands in the San Francisco Bay area or the Central Valley in California. Along side this, the passion for his art has continued to develop and prosper as over the years,working with a range of high profile professionals, Charles has gleaned his experiences and continued to develop as a musician and music lover. His fist endever as a Band Leader.
Rosie - Ex-Playboy Bunny got her start singing at the San Francisco Playboy club for opening acts in the showroom. Went on to tour with various Elvis impersonators, then on to local groups here in San Diego. Has voice styles similar to Diana Krall, Gloria Estefan, and lead singer Jennifer Nettles with Sugarland. Enjoys working the audience bringing in fun participation! Harry - Bass
Born and raised in San Diego, Harry has been playing music since age five and bass since he was 15. He has been an active member of the San Diego music scene his entire adult life, teaching as well as recording performing and touring with such groups as Insanity Rains, The Laura Preble Band, The Janet Rucci Band, HATAPC and the Fiesta Brothers.
Jordan - Guitar, Vocals
is a professional guitarist whose high energy and versatility are a welcome asset to any performance. As a guitarist he is seasoned in all styles of music and can accomadate any crowd. In addition he is a talented singer whose voice has been compared to the likes of Jim Morrison, Otis Redding, and Frank Sinatra. Over the past decade Jordan has spent his time playing professionally and touring. He has toured venues in Italy and the Vatican , but is focused mainly in California and Nevada . In his spare time Jordan is a music educator and performs with many local theatres.
Tom - Drums, Vocals
Somewhere across that golden mile I see a burning light. It calls my name in times of trouble, enticing my inner life. The street pulls at the past, like a ghost in the night. Fragments of dusty dreams race out of sight, out of sight and mind. Music is the common language among all living things. Especially Drums. LOL It makes the grass hum and the birds sing. Big Fun Band will make you booty wiggle and your heart burst with joy. Come along for the ride…its gonna be a good one!

Discography

WE SOUND FUNKY!
We are all into different kinds of music but melding these influences into something really really FUNKY!
STEVIE WONDER or TOWER OF POWER, to old Standards our music style is varied, but always in keeping with A fun vibe. taking inspiration from classic disco and jazz/funk, we play and create the finest selection of soulful, funky, upfront and classic dance music. if you want a sophisticated, party atmosphere for your venue, Big Fun Band or Big Fun and Company is guarantee to provide it!
From early jazz (what some call ragtime and others music hall), to over-produced pop and disco, to new classical, to bossa nova, Tower of Power in the 70's to Paul Simon in the 80's, Big Band Salsa to Big Funk like PFUNK Allstars, R and B Classic of the Motown Time Gone By to the latest POP of Maroon 5, Classics like Journey to Stevie Ray Vaughn and many other pop music artists. Way to many influencing genres as to be hard to pin one down only one on us. Our playlist attempts to collect influences to help nail down our variety in covers.

Set List

Lets Groove Tonight (Earth Wind and Fire)
Late In The Evening (Paul Simon)
Goody two shoes (Adam Ant)
I Feel Good (James Brown)
I Wish (Stevie Wonder)
Kool Medly- Celebration-Get Down-Ladies Night (Kool and the Gang)
Jammin (Bob Marley)
Jump Jive an’Wail (Brian Setzer)
Josie (Steely Dan)
Kiss (Prince)
I Want You Back (Jackson 5)
Hallelujah I Love Her So (Ray Charles)
I Can See Clearly Now (Jimmy Cliff)
Grooving (Little Rascals)
Give It Away (Red Hot Chile Peppers)
I Ran (Flock of Seagulls)
Get Down On it (Kool and the Gang)
Evil Ways (Carlos Santana)
Europa (Carlos Santana)
Cumbia De Sol (Little Joe)
Close The Door (Teddy Pendergrass)Brick House (Commodores)
Boogie Ooggie Ooggie (Taste of Honey)
Blue Bossa (Standard)
Baby Come Back (Player)
Ain't No Woman Like The One I Got (Four Tops)
Ain't No Stopping Us Now (McFadden and Whitehead)
Sunday Morning (Maroon5)
Turn Your Love Around (George Benson)Superstition (Stevie Wonder)
Shinning Star (Earth Wind and Fire