Internationally acclaimed touring musician Justin Ancheta is a guitarist, vocalist, and composer . Hailing from San Francisco, his band is a conscious spreading, influential voice in today’s culture. A rarity, Ancheta has shown his perseverance by touring Europe and the United States by Bike and Train. He is an artist making waves and setting precedents across the globe with his lyrics, which share the human power of community. Ancheta’s eclectic style of reggae flavored funk and jazz is infectious. Ancheta has played with Joan Baez, Tunisia’s MC Rai, opened for the Wailers, Creedence Clearwater Survival, Charles Neville, and Ricky Skaggs. Ancheta was a featured artist at the Hawaii Spirit Festival 2010 on North Shore Oahu, Wanderlust Festival Lake Tahoe, MannaFest Grass Valley, One of Ridgestock’s Festival Headliner’s in 2013, helped by playing Barcelona’s first Bicycle Music Festival, and was a featured artist at San Francisco’s prestigious Yoshi’s Jazz Club. His newest CD, ‘Plant’ was released in April 2013.
Listen: “Better Predicament”
The new Album is released April 9th, 2013. The featured track ‘Better Predicament’ focuses on the topic of the turning of the age of aquarius and seeing what comes from us watching what we feed to the next generations, hoping for the awakening to be seen now – and created now.
“A beat that is global in scope.” Gus Thompson – Auburn Journal
“One of the best and brightest bands…” Mark S. Allen – Good Morning Sacramento, KMAX Channel 31
More information @ Justin Ancheta . com – For booking please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
“Be the change you wish to see” Ghandi “Live simply so that others may simple live”
(East Coast, Albany New York 2011. – Photo by: John Nilsen Studios 2011.)
Photo: Dan Fig 2013.
Photo Credit: Celeste Lindahl 2013
From The Hills – Photo: Celeste Lindahl
For FULL BAND backline, Please see WWW.JUSTINANCHETABAND.COM/press
Sound and Backline for Acoustic Solo Justin Ancheta shows (please let us know if you cannot accomodate this, and we will make sure to bring the necessary adjustments in our gig-list:
1) 3 xlr inputs, 2 D.I. boxes
2) 1×12″Monitor, boom stand,
3) if you want the acoustic duo/trio, please add the following: kick mic, 1 more voc mic + Boom stand, OH Mic, 1 more DI,