Event Type: Club Date, Cocktail Hour, Community Event/Celebration, Corporate/Industrial, Dance, Dinner Party, Party, Reception, Wedding Reception
About: Bugs Beddow sings and plays the trombone & flute. His awesome band play iconic Rhythm & Blues and Funk over 100 nights a year and have won the Detroit Music Awards for Best R&B Band five times. Beddow has shared the stage with Boz Scaggs, Eddie Money, Robert Cray, Spyro Gyra, Earl Klugh, Blood, Sweat, & Tears, Christian McBride, & many more in addition to providing music to actor Jeff Daniels over the last decade. His music can be found on YouTube & iTunes as well as on other artists recordings with artists like Mitch Ryder and J.D. Lamb. In 1992, he played trombone in the movie “Hoffa” with Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, and Armand Asanti. bugs Beddow may be known the world over playing concert stages, nightclubs, and parties of all kinds, but he calls Detroit his home and he’s ready to play for you.
The Bugs Beddow Band plays Party Blues – a style that is hot, danceable, rockin’ rhythm and blues, that delivers plenty of vocals, horns, and dancing.
Things really get cookin’ with an excellent vocal blend atop rockin’ blues rhythms and a sparkling horn section that is punctuated by searing blues guitar work.
With numerous recordings and Blues & Jazz awards under their belt, it’s easy to see and hear why this group is one of Detroit’s hometown favorite party band.