SEEKINGLead Guitar, Bass Guitar, Keyboard.
Contact me at BlackAngel805 (at) gmail (dot) com. Black Angel has been a Rolling Stones style rock n roll band since 1999. Right now our line up consists of J. C. Martin on rhythm guitar and Pat Woods on drums. Black Angel is now located in Santa Clara, CA. We have played all the major Los Angeles clubs including The Roxy, B. B. King's Blues Club, The Gig, The Coach House, SIR showcases, Rusty's Surf Ranch on the Santa Monica pier, etc. Since moving to Santa Clara, we have played San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose, Santa Cruz and other local clubs. We have played many times at the Off The Grid Fort Mason San Francisco shows in front of 7,000-10,000 people. Former band members include Audrey (Mrs. Ike) Turner and Ronnie Turner (son of Ike and Tina Turner), Danny Darling (drummer for Stevie Nicks, Bonnie Raitt, Leon Russell, Johnny Winter and Lucinda Williams) and Ernie and Cory Orosco (Strawberry Alarm Clock). Our song, "One Beer" was selected as the Song Of The Year for 2007 by Chuck Eddy, senior music editor of Billboard Magazine. The two Black Angel albums released in 2007, "O' California" and "O' Santa Barbara" were each ranked in the Top 30 albums of the year for 2007 by writers for Billboard Magazine and Rolling Stone magazine. The album, "O' San Francisco" was released on March 15, 2009. If you want to hear more Black Angel music and would like to see more pictures, please go to www.MySpace.com/BlackAngel Band or www.Soundcloud.com/BlackAngelBand.
BLACK ANGEL CALENDAR
June 9 American Cancer Society Benefit "Run For Life" South San Francisco High School, Saturday 5:00-6:30 p.m.
June 16 The Stork Club, Oakland, Saturday 10:00 p.m.
June 17 LUVER Radio and Berkeley Public Television show, Berkeley, CA 4:30 p.m. with DJ Frank Moore
July 5 The Rockit Room, San Francisco Thursday 8:00 p.m.
July 7 Serendipity, San Carlos Saturday 6:00 p.m.
July 13 St. James Gate Pub, Belmont, with Stealing 3rd Friday 9:30 p.m.
July 14 Moon’s Pub, San Mateo with Distorted Wasps Saturday 9:00 p.m.
July 19 Menlo Hub, Menlo Park 8:30 p.m.
July 20 Henfling’s Tavern, Ben Lomond (Santa Cruz County), CA 9:00 p.m.
July 26 Rolling Stones Tribute Show and Mick Jagger's 69th Birthday, The Stork Club, Oakland, Thursday 8:30 p.m.
August 3 Oakland First Friday Celebration, The Stork Club 7:15 p.m.
August 11 Henfing’s Tavern, Ben Lomond (Santa Cruz County), Saturday 9:00 p.m.
August 17 Apple Jack’s Inn, La Honda, CA Friday 9:00 p.m.
August 18 Longboard Margarita Bar, Pacifica Saturday, 9:00 p.m.
August 31 Fog Bank, Capitola (Santa Cruz County), Friday 8:30 p.m.
September 1 The Caravan Lounge, San Jose, Saturday, 10:00 p.m.
September 8-15 Black Angel on vacation….no shows
December 7 Fog Bank, Friday, Capitola (Santa Cruz County) 8:00 p.m.
January 26, 2013 Club Fox with Stealing 3rd, Redwood City, Saturday 9:00 p.m.
February 2- Caravan Inn, San Jose, Saturday 10:00 p.m.
February 4- Ex`pression College Basic Instrumental and v\ocal Tracking 12:00-8:00 p.m., Monday, Emeryville, CA
February 7, 2013 Berkeley Off The Grid, Thursday, February 7, 6:30-8:00 p.m.
February 11- Ex`pression College Basic Instrumental and vocal Tracking 12:00-8:00 p.m., Monday, Emeryville, CA
February 21- 19 Broadway, Fairfax 8:00 p.m. Thursday with Lucid Lion canceled……overbooked the show
February 23- Bobby D’s, Redwood City 9:00 p.m. Saturday
February 28- Presidio Yacht Club, Travis Marina, Sausalito, CA Thursday, 7:00-10:00 p.m.
March 8 Rooster’s Roadhouse, with Illogistical Research Dept. and Frantic Shaka, 1700 Clement Ave., 510) 337-9190 Alameda Friday, 9:00 p.m.
March 15- Ex`pression College Mixing and Mastering session 12:00-4:00 p.m., Emeryville, CA
March 16- 50 Mason Social House, San Francisco, Saturday, Rolling Stones Tribute Night canceled due to overbooking by an ex-employee
March 28 Haight Street Off The Grid, San Francisco, Thursday, 7:00-8:30 p.m.
April 19 Pine Street Bar & Grill 875 Rincon Ave. Livermore, CA, Friday, 9:00 p.m.
April 27 Rooster’s Roadhouse, with Saving Cadence, Bret Bradford and The Tide, 1700 Clement Ave., Alameda, Saturday, 9:00 p.m.
May 10 Henfling’s Tavern, Ben Lomond, Friday, 9:00 p.m.
May 18 50 Mason Social House, San Francisco, Saturday 10:00 p.m.
May 31 Off The Grid, Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, Friday, 8:00 p.m.
June, 2017 San Mateo County Fair
- Screen name:
- Black Angel Band
- Member since:
- Jun 10 2008
- Active within 24 hours
- Level of commitment:
- Years together:
- Gigs played:
- Over 100
- Tend to practice:
- 1 time per week
- 49 years
Members Of Band
Lead singer/guitar player/songwriter/producer: J. C. Martin and drummer: Pat Woods
Guitars and amps from the 1960s and 1970s....Fender Telecaster, Fender Telecaster Custom, Gibson ES335, Gibson Les Paul Custom, Fender Hot Rod Deluxe amp w/ 4 ten inch speakers, Marshall JCM 900 amp and Epiphone Joe Pass jazz guitar. 1966 Fender superreverb balck face amp. VOX 30 watt with Celestian blue speakers. Mesa Boogie amp.
I've Got My Eyes On You, Baby
I've Got My Eyes On You, Baby Track number: 6 Year: 2009 Album: O' San Francisco Genre: Southern Rock
Our tribute to John Lee Hooker that ended up sounding like ZZ Top.
One Beer Track number: 2 Year: 2007 Album: O' California Genre: Southern Rock
The song, "One Beer", was selected as the Song Of The Year for 2007 by Billboard Magazine senior music editor, Chuck Eddy. It has received over 13,500 plays on www.MySpace.com/BlackAngelBand.
Shadows Track number: 12 Year: 2007 Album: O' California
Kiss It Track number: 3 Year: 2007 Album: O' California Genre: Classic Rock
I co-wrote this song with Audrey (Mrs. Ike) Turner, the woman in the white top in the picture. To her right is our former bass player, Ronnie Turner, the only son born to both Ike and Tina Turner.
Cute, Cute Track number: 1 Year: 2009 Album: O' San Francisco Genre: Classic Rock
This is a duet recently recorded with J. C. Martin and Shalonda Young.
I'll Touch Yours, You Touch Mine
I'll Touch Yours, You Touch Mine Track number: 4 Year: 2007 Album: Real Music for Real People Genre: Classic Rock
This is a little Stones style rocker that is a great live song.
Beautiful Women, Beautiful Eyes
Beautiful Women, Beautiful Eyes Track number: 1 Year: 2007 Album: O' California Genre: Classic Rock
This is one of Black Angel's more popular ballads.
Route 69 Track number: 4 Year: 2009 Album: O' San Francisco Genre: Classic Rock
The Wild Life
The Wild Life Track number: 2 Year: 2009 Album: O' San Francisco Genre: Classic Rock
We will be auditioning drummers for live shows and recordings starting the week of September 6-11, 2011.
Black Angel is one of ten veteran bands including Paul Rodgers and Bad Company and Kool & The Gang signed on to this first year of the festival. Thirty youth bands will also be performing.