Moe's Alley presents THE CALIFORNIA HONEYDROPS. Buy your tickets early and don't miss this intimate performance with one of our favorite bands. PLEASE NOTE- The California Honeydrops are playing two nights, and this is the info and ticket page for SUNDAY NIGHT.
Lech Wierzynski - lead vocal, trumpet, guitar | Ben Malament - drums, washboard, percussion
Johnny Bones - tenor saxophone, clarinet | Lorenzo Loera - keys, melodica
Beau Bradbury - bass, percussion
At times touring with the band: Andrae Murchison - trombone | Leon Cotter - tenor saxophone
The California Honeydrops celebrate their 10th year together with the release of their 7th studio album and first ever double album, "Call It Home: Vol. 1 & 2" and continue to tour worldwide. Led by dynamic vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Lech Wierzynski, and drawing on diverse musical influences from Bay Area R&B, funk, Southern soul, Delta blues, and New Orleans second-line, the Honeydrops bring vibrant energy and infectious dance-party vibes to their shows. They've taken the party all over the world, playing festivals of all kinds and touring widely across North America, Europe and Australia. In 2016 & 2017 the Honeydrops were honored to support Bonnie Raitt on her North America release tour-and in the past have been privileged to support the likes of B.B. King, Allen Toussaint, Buddy Guy, and Dr. John. Whether in those high-profile performances or in more intimate venues where the band itself can leave the stage and get down on the dance floor, the California Honeydrops' shared vision and purpose remain: to make the audience dance and sing.
The Honeydrops have come a long way since guitarist and trumpeter Lech Wierzynkski and drummer Ben Malament started busking in an Oakland subway station, but the band has stayed true to that organic, street-level feel. Listening to Lech sing, it can be a surprise that he w