JBG

Header-jbgJason Bodlovich Group (JBG) is a North Bay Area instrumental trio specializing in guitar driven funkrock, blues, swing, Brazilian, jazz and more. ¬†Guitarist Jason Bodlovich leads the group which features bassist Steve Froberg and drummer JB Duff. Repertoire includes original compositions, rock/pop covers, jazz/blues standards and eclectic TV/movie themes. JBG has released 3 studio albums, two live recordings and will be releasing a new studio album, “Opus 13”, in Summer of 2016.

Influences include the bluesrock stylings of Hendrix, Jimmy Page, Stevie Ray Vaughan; The funk of The Meters, Parliament/Funkadelic & James Brown; the advanced technique of instrumental rock guitarist Jeff Beck & Joe Satriani; the twang and swing of country, rockabilly and western swing guitarists Chet Atkins, Brian Setzer & Merle Travis; and the exploration of jazz guitarists Julian Lage, Bill Frissel & John Scofield. Genre classification aside, the end result is simply exciting groove-based music capable of entertaining the masses in any venue.

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