Zambamboogee.....ZBBG (that's boogee) is a 5 piece band. We perform originals and covers from many styles of dance music, though we tend towards a jazzy/funky feel on whatever tune we are playing. All members have performed in the Triangle music scene in solo and band settings.
Susanne Saunders sings, plays keyboards, flute,and composes original music. Susanne loves the dance grooves, joyful experimentation, and collective spirit of the band.
Bruce Saunders, mainly plays 5 string bass and occaisionally "Ventures" into playing guitars. He Loves playing with ZBBG and likes to write instrumental music for the band w/focus on experimentation.
Travis Cohn is our man behind the drum kit. Travis loves traversing/exploring/oozing through the myriad grooves; the canyons of the American psyche, with ZBBG, and the fun-loving heart and soul that these Grooveniers bring along in their knap-sacks.
Joey Howell plays lead guitar, sings, plays percussion, and composes original music. Joey loves playing w/ZamBam because the band covers so many diverse styles and vibes, and everyone brings such great musicianship and presence to the group.
Scotty Young plays percussion, harmonica and guitar sometimes with a slide. Scotty loves ZBBG because we create such luscious, funky grooves together and do it in Love and Friendship.