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Hometown Lafayette, CA
Genres Jazz, Blues
Band Members Tom "Backbeat" Wiggins Drums/percussion/Leader John "... » more
Achievements Top-10 Recruiter-influencer Recruiter-5
Upcoming Shows None
Contact Information:
Tom Wiggins 925-952-4585 925-297-7544
# Years Experience Performing Live: 21
# Live Perfomances Past Six-months: 52
Market Draw: Ventura, Ca.: 800+; Sacramento, Ca.: 800+; San Francisco, Ca.: 800+; Italy: 800+; Holland: 800+; Spain: 800+; Andorra: 800+; Hayward, Ca.: 800+; Finland: 800+; Belgium: 800+; Germany: 800+; France: 800+; Washington, DC: 800+; San Diego, Ca.: 800+; Los Angeles, Ca.: 800+; San Jose, Ca.: 800+; Citrus heights, Ca.: 800+; Stockton, Ca.: 800+; Switzerland: 800+; Lafayette, Ca.: 800+; Roseville, Ca.: 800+; Napa, Ca.: 800+; Orinda, Ca.: 800+; Sonoma, Ca.: 800+; Plymouth, Ca.: 800+; Corte Madera, Ca.: 800+; Indianapolis, IN.: 800+; Vallejo, Ca.: 800+; Oakland, Ca: 800+; Berkeley, Ca.: 800+
Venue History: Ventura County Fair - Ventura, Ca
Palace of Fine Arts - San Francisco, Ca
The White House - Washington, DC
State Capitol - Sacramento, CA
Chapel of the Chimes  - Hayward, Ca
Oak Hill Memorial  - San Jose, Ca
SkyLawn Memorial Park - San Mateo, Ca
Parc Hotel - San Francisco, Ca
Marriott Hotel - San Francisco, Ca
Amador County Fair - Plymouth, CA
Towne & Country Hotel - San Diego, CA
Ventura Parade - Ventura, Ca
Orinda Independence Parade - Orinda, Ca
Corte Madera Independence Parade - Corte Madera , CA
Red White & Blues Parade - Citrus Heights, Ca
San Francisco Independence Parade - San Francisco, CA
Napa Independence Parade - Napa, CA
North Sea Jazz Festival - Den Hague, , Nl
San Sebastian Jazz festival - San Sebastian, SP
Getxo Jazz festival - Getxo / Bilbao, SP
Vitoria Jazz festival - Vitoria, SP
Belgium R&B Festival - Peer, Bl
Andorra Jazz festival - Andorra, AN
Red Square  - Moscow, RU
Lecce Jazz Festival - Lecce, IT
Salerno Jazz festival - Salerno, IT
Oh Jazz Be Good Festival - Montpelier, IT
Bologna Jazz festival -  Bologna, IT
Railroad Jazz & Blues festival - Tillburg, Nl
Solano County Fair - Vallejo, Ca
Indiana State Fair - Indianapolis, IN
San Francisco Easter Parade - San Francisco, Ca
Carnival Parade - San Francisco, Ca
Western Fairs Convention  - San Diego, CA
California Funeral Directors Convention - San Francisco, CA
Opener Experience: War; James Brown; Chaka Kahn; Herbie Hancock; B.B. King; Van Morrison; Tania Maria; Dianna Shure; Clarence Gate Mouth Brown; Taj Mahal; Percy Sledge; Wilson Pickett; Little Richard; Bo Diddley; Chuck Berry; Fats Domino; Manhatten Transfer; Tito Puente; Tower of Power; Dave Holland; Joe Zawinul; Phil Collins; The Gypsy Kings; Chick Corea; Charlie Wilson; Gerald Albrite; The Family Stone ; Ike Turner Review; Dirty Dozen Brass Band
Similar Artists: Dirty Dozen Brass Band; Treme Brass Band; Pinstripe Brass Band; Olympia Brass Band; ReBirth Brass Band
Discography: Second Line Funeral Songs LP—2010; Live at the Crawdad Festival LP—2010; Jammin on the Street Corner LP—1998


We are the Most popular Authentic New Orleans Funeral Jazz Brass Band and Mardi Gras Band west of New Orleans.

Founded by Drummer Tom Wiggins, in 1990 in Oakland, California with transplanted New Orleans players, that have gone on to tour...








April 2009 Blues
Super Connector

ST. Gabriel's replaces Preservation Hall Jazz Band by
Dear Tom:Thank you for your "Amazing Performances at the 2006 Red Sea Jazz Festival" You guys were a great replacement act for The "Preservation Hall Jazz Band" and so exciting. Maya Levy, Artist...

Funeral Testimonials by
Tom Wiggins and his St. Gabriel's Celestial Brass Band are wonderful Ambassadors of new Orleans Music.They provided a sensational Program for our Funeral Director's Convention and taught us how to...



Technical Requirements

We can play Any Place Any Time with or without Stage or P.A. System.

Acoustic and totally Mobile Instrumentally, unless vocals required, then we alternate instrumentation, and add keyboards and vocals, guitar etc.
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