2017 Brewers & Blues Against Hunger Tour

2017 Brewers & Blues Against Hunger Tour
Check out the Summer US Tour.

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Sweet Sixx A Rockin' Band

The Host Band - Sweet Sixx, formally Wild Pack Band. SWEET SIXX love to play music of their passions with flavors of Jazz, Blues, and Rock and any additional flavors added by those joining the jam.SWEET SIXX is forever changing with musicians; the core members are Sixx and Rachel "Sweet" Pack (the two founders). Sixx on guitar and vocals and Sweet on bass and vocals. 

Saturday, August 20, 2016

Keep Getting Better - 119bpm Jam in the Key of G/Em

"Keep Getting Better" is a fun riff based jam in the key of G. This can be played either along with the riff, or using a standard 12 bar progression and chords.

119 BPM
Key of G

I Recall A Girl - 167bpm Jam in the Key of E/Abm

"I Recall A Girl" is an original song by Wild Pack, but follows a pretty standard format. The song is reminiscent of  "Hound Dog" performed by Big Mama Thornton, Elvis, Little Richard, etc. and similar to so many other rhythms. Below are drums tracks, rhythm tracks, and lyrics. Feel free to learn, play and jam.

167 BPM
E / Abm

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

VIDEO: Mama Bear's Meatloaf Jam is How To Kick Off The Week in Baja!

The Mama Bear's Monday Meatloaf Jam in Punta Banda, Ensenada is becoming the weekly community gathering of music and blues lovers. Monday August 15 was a great time had by all, with special guests Hola Soy Lola Blues Band from Tijuana, and Holly Avilla, supported by Lola and Stephanie Blues. Blues fans from Rosarito Beach created a caravan and came by the carload...What a great bunch of music lovers! The event was hosted by Wild Pack, and Tsunami Band, with Tsunami playing a special set. Video produced by Diego Knight.

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Monday Night Blues Party on the Patio

Mama Bear's Meatloaf Jam seems to just keep getting more and more popular, and last night was another epic party on the patio. The music featured Wild Pack, Tsunami Band and Special Guests from Tijuana the Hola Soy Lola Blues Band.

Friday, August 12, 2016

JL Blues Project will be performing August 21 at Baja Blues Against Hunger

We are very excited - THE JL BLUES PROJECT will be joining the stellar blues music lineup SUNDAY AUGUST 21 at the Blues Against Hunger Festival at La Marina de Baja Cove, in Punta Banda Ensenada... this will be the biggest FREE blues festival in the Baja and we hope you can all make it...all we ask is that you bring a non-perishable, non-expired food item to feed the hungry. Other than that....enjoy the music and good times. AND DON'T FORGET MONDAY's MAMA BEAR MEATLOAF JAM...the next day...also stellar lineup - a WEEKEND OF BLUES!

More info www.bajablues.com and www.bluesagainsthunger.org

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Rio Samaya Band on the Road in Baja

Rio Samaya Band is a creation of the musical duo, Pancho and Sal.

Is a traveling band that shares the stage with dancers, singers,
musicians, jugglers, poets and an audience ready to have a collective experience of joy and fun.

Rio Samaya has a heart that beats in the present, fusion of music and talent, lovers of magic, full moons, forests, rivers, oceans and nights with friends around the fire. The Rio Samaya Band tunes in to channel music, to bring life, love and peace to everyone.

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Franz Praga Café is Jamming

Franz Praga Café

A popular coffeehouse and music venue in the heart of Tijuana. The Franz Praga Cafe is also the venue for a weekly blues jam hosted by Hola Soy Lola Blues Band.

Calle 6ta, entre 
Revolucion y Madero, 
Tijuana 22410

Mama Bear's Pizza and Patio

A small family run pizza parlor and party patio. In this family everyone plays a part, working the floor, washing the dishes, cooking, baking, and even join in the audience and in the entertainment. Three generations of family working hard to make this a special place.

The menu is Americana all the way, from the amazing pizza to the sandwiches, salads to the pastas. And undoubtedly the biggest hamburgers this side of anywhere! Always stacked high with fresh veggies and cook to your liking.

Monday, August 8, 2016

Born Under A Bad Sign - Albert King (C#m)

"Born Under a Bad Sign" is a blues song recorded by American blues singer and guitarist Albert King in 1967. Called "a timeless staple of the blues" "Born Under a Bad Sign" became an R&B chart hit for King and numerous blues and other musicians have made it perhaps the most recorded Albert King song. Source: Wikipedia

- KEY OF C#m / Dbm

DRUM BACKING TRACK - Google Drive File

Ain't No Rest for the Wicked - Cage the Elephant (Key of Gm)

"Ain't No Rest for the Wicked" is the third single by the American rock band Cage the Elephant. It was released as a CD single on June 16, 2008 by Relentless Records. A later re-release in North America the following year barely dented the Billboard Hot 100 at number 92, but reached number 3 on the Alternative Songs chart and number 8 on the Mainstream Rock Tracks chart.
Source: Wikipedia

Our version is played more blues rock and vamp during solos.


Saturday, August 6, 2016

Spanish English musical terms to help on International jams.

We hosts many concerts and jams in Mexico. Below are Spanish English musical terms to help you communicate on International jams.