Jay Allen Sanford 11 a.m., Oct. 10
Influences: George Duke, Al Jarreau, Jamie Foxx, Rick James, Candy Dulfer
Based in North County, Dante Fire is a multi-instrumentalist and producer who specializes in bass and drums in live performances. A former bassist for Rick James, he was also in the hip-hop group Word$ Of Mouth.
His album Blackend Salmon (Blue Note Digital) was released in 2015.