Black Belt Jones Band

Formed in San Diego, CA in 2008.


Influences: Betty Davis, Boz Scaggz, the Brand New Heavies, Chic, the Commodores, Curtis Mayfield, Dazz Band, D’Lite, Earth, Wind & Fire, Erykah Badu, Fred Wesley, Isley Brothers, the Jacksons, James Brown, Jamiroquai, Jean Knight, Kool & the Gang, KC & the Sunshine Band, Patti LaBelle, Lyn Collins, Macy Gray, the Meters, Parliament


Blues & Soul, Covers | Standards, Funk


Black Belt Jones features two vocalists, backed by sax, trumpet, trombone, keyboards, guitar, bass, drums, and percussion. The band highlights funk and soul genres.


Name Instrument
Andrew Zahurak Flute, Saxophone
Chris Kellaris Bass guitar
Alesa Ramseier Vocals
James Bridges Vocals
Joe Bigham Guitar (electric), Vocals
Adam Tierney Keyboards, Organ, Piano
Lenny Obregon Trumpet
Brent Gutzwiller Banjo, Percussion
Barry Dorr Trombone
Ray Bujarski Drums, Vocals
Past shows