Kehoe International + Phantom Power at Ivy Room
KEHOE INTERNATIONAL: Bryan Kehoe (M.I.R.V., Les Claypool's Duo de Twang) leader and founder of the band, calls his music "Garage Twang". Conjuring sounds from Circus Side Shows, Beer Gardens, Square Dances, and Hot Rod Shows. Fusing elements from the Roots of Rock 'n Roll with the "in your face" attitudes of Punk and Metal. Creating a unique guitar driven sound, maybe best described as "Nitro Charged, Fuel Injected, Americana." PHANTOM POWER: Phantom Power is the new S.F. Bay Area supergroup! Josh Zee- (Guitar/Vocals) Josh has released several major and independent label albums as the singer/songwriter for Bay Area groups, The Mother Truckers and Protein among others. He has toured extensively throughout the U.S., Europe and Japan and has also been written up in numerous national publications including, Guitar Player Magazine, Thrasher Magazine, and many more. Jonnie Axtell - (Guiar/Vocals) Jonnie has been surfing the music wave since 1986 when he formed the Bay Area band Psychefunkapus. The band made two albums for Atlantic Records, and had their video on regular rotation on MTV. He then continued to make a name for himself as a music veteran in many local San Francisco bands, including the official SF production of Hedwig and the Angry Inch guitarist, keyboardist and vocalist for the entire 106 show run. Angeline Saris - (Bass) is a SF Bay Area native whose bass resume boasts an impressive variety of styles. She currently works as the regular touring bassist for Ernest Ranglin (reggae), Zepparella (rock/Zeppelin) and Grammy-award winner Narada Michael Walden (jazz fusion). She has appeared on the cover of Bass Quarterly Magazine and inside of Bass Player Magazine, teaches at the prestigious Warwick Bass Camp and works as a studio musician when not on the road. Joaquin Spengemann - (Drums) Joaquin is a hard-hitting Bay Area legend, who has played with such acts as The Bluchunks, Walrus, Hellworms, Kehoe Nation, and Three Agents. He's an Aquarius who specializes in solo-synchronized swimming. he likes altitude and smooth pavement and dislikes dentists and leaf blowers.