Blackmail / Deekah Wyatt / JAKDD / Naysayin
Fri, Feb 10, 2017 @ 8:00 pm to 2:00amView event on Facebook
BLACKMAIL is a HARD ROCK band from Detroit with a funk infested, bluesy, soulful edge. Featuring the amazing frontman/vocalist Mayaasa, the atomic rockin bluesy guitar of Mike Brooks, the ultra heavy bottom of bassist Bygg El, & the thundering drums of Eric Childress ll, Blackmail combines influences from Van Halen, Prince, Living Colour , Lenny Kravitz , Metallica, JB & more into their own unique style. The band has been rocking the motor city with electrifying live shows for 10 years, received local & national press & airplay & have put out 3 cd’s, Ghetto Rock, The Hard Groove, & their latest, Sonic Rendezvous, which is available on iTunes, CD baby, & Amazon.com, you can check out live performances & music on their reverbnation & FB pages BlackmailDetroit & also check out the YouTube pg. Blackmail667
Deekah Wyatt: This Detroit-based songwriter, singer and guitar player can usually be seen performing with her rock band Roxolydian. Together since 2013, they play a mix of prog-rock, funk and soul. The group features Eric Childress II on drums, Jonathane Leavell on bass and Anter Blackbird on guitar.
JAKDD was formed from the grit of the Motor City. The hard rock band was started by twin brothers Jonathan and Alexander Duncan, along with Kevin Wilson in 2005, under the name Next Gen. From the very beginning the band chose to follow its own path inspired by the Original Motown Sound and Motor City rockers, as well as the sounds of the Detroit city streets. JAKDD has excited and rocked crowds with its original music that beats from the heart of Detroit.
JAKKD has realized acclaim with the original songs: War, Mental, Door Number One, My Own Reality, Let’s Be Honest Here and the title track Vacation.
NAYSAYIN represents the power of creativity and awareness. The combination of wide musical vocabulary with conscious life narrative feeds body and soul.