Dave Rice 2:29 p.m., Dec. 5
- Joined: Feb. 8, 2009
- Neighborhood: La Mesa
- Hometown: San Diego California
- Occupation: Musician/Manager
- Website: http://www.thebluefrogband.com/
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Patrick “BlueFrog” Ellis and his Band
Rock and Roll , Classic Rock, Rock-a-Billy, Honky-Tonk, Juke Joint Swing Boogie – Funk and Blues.
From The Allman Brothers to Muddy Waters, Kim Wilson, Rod Piazza, James Brown to Elvis, Tom Petty to the Rolling Stones, Aero Smith to Johnny Cash and foot stomping originals. Music for your feet and your ears!
The BlueFrog CDs: Soulful of Blues and Under the Influence
The Albums received great revues from “Garageband.com” for releases of three original songs “ Baby Come Back Home”, “Daddy’s Going Uptown”, and “Bluefrog Boogie”.
Current release “Under the Influence” a variety of all the music Patrick has honed his art to in order to create a blend of Blues – Rock – Funk – and Rock-a-Billy all his own. “Wait for Me” is a personal tribute to all those who go in harm’s way to protect us.
BlueFrog works the audience and makes every individual feel as if the song is being played just for them – because it is.
BlueFrog who is a former Decorated Navy SEAL (Thus the name BlueFrog) – has toured Asia and Europe for the USO entertaining the troops who have kept this country free.
Patrick “BlueFrog” Ellis has help raise money for charities such as The Wounded Warrior Foundation, The Naval Special Warfare Family Foundation, The SEAL Foundation, The Boots Campaign, California Veterans Homes, and the Chris Kyle Memorial Trust Fund.
Backing up the BlueFrog:
Patrick Ellis – Lead Vocals, Guitar, Harmonica
Johnny Vernazza (Elvin Bishop Band) – Lead Guitar
Danny Perez – Bass Guitar/Vocals
Ric Lee – Drums
JUST A FEW OF THE VENUES:
Belly Up Tavern (Opening for Robert Cray)
House of Blues– San Diego
Gator by the Bay Festival – San Diego
Humphrey’s BackStage Live
The Blues Hall – Beale Street Memphis
Rum Boogie Café – Memphis
Adams Ave Street Fair
Patrick’s II – Gaslamp
Sycuan Resort – El Cajon
The Kraken – Cardiff
McP’s – Coronado
Islands in Coronado
Dirk’s – El Cajon
Salty Frog – Imperial Beach (Formally Owned by Tyrone Woods)
The Turquoise Room – Riviera Supper Club La Mesa
The American Music Fest – Carlsbad
TheaterX - Escondido
BlueFrog’s motto “It’s not about us ~ It’s about the music.”
POC: Patrick D. Ellis
Phone: 619 718 2149