Joe Leonardi and David Z along with some incredible musical friends are the veterans of the west coast music scene and form the nucleus of The JZ Band. Joe and Dave are singer/songwriters that perform a unique mix of original Americana blues, country, rock, reggae as well as crowd pleasing interpretive covers. The JZ Band shows are entertaining, charged with humor engaging the audience with solid music, vocals, and tight harmonies that promise a listening and dancing good time. Although Joe and Dave have solo CDs, the band is currently recording, as well as producing, their first couple of videos. These projects present a unique music experience that embodies The JZ Band's live performances.
The JZ Band includes Joe Leonardi on bass, lead and backup vocals, David Z on acoustic guitar, lead and backup vocals, Ted Brainard on lead guitar, mandolin and violin as well as Kaleb Kelleher drummer/percussionist.
The JZ Band plays an eclectic mix of music that crosses generations. Their performances are humorous to thought provoking, mixing folk, country, rock and reggae giving their audiences a special entertaining listening and dancing treat.