Royal Jelly Jive, Candelaria at Ivy Room
ROYAL JELLY JIVE Dynamic, timeless 6 piece ensemble driven by throwback horns and deep grooves, blending rock and soul led by a powerhouse female vocal An intoxicating mixed drink of hard swingin' soul-jive, Royal Jelly dives deep head-first into the old school throwback sounds of the 1940's with a groovy new twist. Rapturous horns, sleek bass, elegant keys and swingin' cymbals are just some of the sweet tastes you may devour if you're lucky enough to catch them. All fronted by the sultry and soulful vocals of Lauren Bjelde, this band will have you stompin' your feet with crooked delight until the moon comes back up again. Go get yourself some of that Royal Jelly now! Candelaria: Combining infectious, soulful Colombian "cumbia" rhythms with vibrant horns, seductive, transcendent guitar and powerful female vocals, you will be transported to an exotic realm where dance is the universal language. When this band taps into its signature groove, the music washes over you like a warm breeze and cradles you like a hammock on a white sand beach.