Blues Night Out At Blue Frog with Captain Crunch
Get: An evening of blues and funk with Captain Crunch
In: Blue Frog, D/2 Mathuradas Mills Compound, N.M. Joshi Marg, Lower Parel Mumbai. Tel: +91 22 4033 2300
On: 20th January 2011. Starts at 10pm.
It: Captain Crunch is an inventive blues and funk band that thrives on an energetic set and improvisational spaces.The band is an aggregation of musicians who play with conviction and lend their unique voices to the set.The music ranges from funk to hard-edged blues to R&B ballads and reworked pop standards. Entrance Rs 300. (However if you get there before 9, then entrance is free)
About the Band Members
Guitarist Floyd Fernandes is a progressive blues rock guitar player who has played in numerous setups in and around Mumbai. His roots are in the blues and in this line up he also sings.
Naina Kundu the fantastic voice of the band is also an accomplished bass and guitar player and is leader of her own trio ‘The Naina Kundu Trio’.
New promising drummer Andrew Kanga is the new addition to the line-up.
The band is often joined by Bangalore-based ace keyboardist Karan Joseph.
They have played frequently in various venues in Mumbai ( the Blue Frog, Hard Rock Cafe, Del Italia, Gordon House Pollyesthers, Rockville Bar (Belapur) ), Chennai (Unwind Center) , Hyderabad (Fusion 9, Secunderabad Club), Delhi(Q’Ba), Bangalore (Opus, B Flat, Herbs and Spice, 64 House Full of Flavours, Take 5, Plan B, Kyra), and Pune (Opus, Shisha Cafe, High Spirits).