The Bob Parduhn Band

The Bob Parduhn Band


Premier Jam-band extrodinare with psychedelic influences for a unique positive groove. This is the real deal, combining elements of rock and blues, featuring lots of Jamming lead guitar. Think old school styles of the Grateful Dead, Little Feat, Allmans, Clapton, and originals.


Heavily schooled in the Jam-band style, Bob Parduhn stretches the limits. He has played all over the Mid-west for the last 10 years, including many Summerfest shows and other festivals. He has played with Spencer Davis, Greg Koch, Willie Porter, and many others. Bob Parduhn has recorded two all original CDs that contain elements of Rock and Psychedelic Blues. Bob Parduhn started out as a founding member of NEW POTATO CABOOSE, which later became BONES OF CONTENTION. They went on to release two CD's and build a huge following. He also played with the acoustic Jam-band The DOKTORS, that released two Cd's as well. Now he fronts his own band and continues the tradtion. He has opened for Marshall Tucker, Dan Hicks, The Radiators, Merl Saunders, Commander Cody, The New Riders of the Purple Sage, Vince Welnick, and headlined after Widespread Panic at Summerfest. Bob Parduhn has also scored music for six short films wich have been shown on the Sundance cable channel and at Mid-west film festivals, including "She's Mine". Bob Parduhn holds a B.A. from the University of Wisconsin, and studied music with Roy Plumb (Frank Sinatra's guitarist) and at the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music. Bob Parduhn plays a brand of music that is timeless yet inventive.


Bob Parduhn and Random Orbit
Bob Parduhn "King of the County"

Bones of Contention's "In the Sun"
Bones of Contention's "Train of Thought"

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Radio airplay:
WMSE 91.7 FM Milwaukee, WI
WORT 89.9 FM Madison, WI
WXRT 93.1 FM Chicago, Il
KBBI 890 AM Homer, Alaska

Set List

Bob Parduhn plays two 1 and 1/2 hour sets.
They play Dead/Jerry songs: China Cat/Rider, Deal, That's what love can make you do, Sugaree, Stella Blue, Eyes of the World, Scarlet/Fire, Shakedown St, and many more. The band plays Bealtles, Dylan, Zappa, Feat, Allman Bros, Clapton, and originals as well.