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THE BLUE ROCKIT BAND

We are The Blue Rockit Band, a musical revue that provides a variety of styles including Rock, Pop, R&B, Blues, Country, Jazz and Reggae. The difference between other bands and Blue Rockit is that we take each style seriously! At the Core of Blue Rockit you’ll find four musicians whose talent and experience as individuals compliment the total package. The result is a professional presentation that focuses on the client. We realize that the entertainment is an important component to an affair. There is no doubt Blue Rockit is the perfect choice for any event. From Jazz and cocktails to dinner and dancing, if fun is required, leave the music to Blue Rockit. We’ll run out of time before we run out of good music!!!

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  • Blue Rockit Band at Pala Casino
    Pala
    Dec 01, 6:00 PM – 10:30 PM
    Pala, 11154 CA-76, Pala, CA 92059, USA
  • Concert in the Park - Tierrasanta
    San Diego
    Aug 28, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    San Diego, 11220 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA 92124, USA
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Ken Beaumont

Guitar & Lead Vocals

Kenny Beaumont is a guitarist & singer songwriter born and raised in San Diego, California with over 25 years of experience. Kenny's talent focuses on genres such as Reggae, Rock, Blues, Jazz and Brazilian. At the age of 15, Kenny was playing in the blues circuit of southeast San Diego in clubs like The Dolphin Inn, Montford Point, and American Legion. It was there that Kenny honed his skills with blues greats like Willie Jaye, Tom Cat Courtney, June Bug, and Ninne Brown. At the age of 21 he decided travel to Brazil and transition into the music scene. With his Brazilian heritage stemming from his mother's side, Kenny easily adapted to the country's music and culture scene. He brings many exciting styles to the stage that he has learned throughout his life both in San Diego and in Brazil. 

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Bernard Battle

Keys

Bernard was originally self-taught, largely influenced by jazz organist Jimmy Smith and groups like Booker T & the MG’s. He started with the trumpet in the 4th grade, which he played for 12 years, this experience has given him the unique ability to duplicate horn parts on his keyboard to sound the way horn players would performing live.

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Victor Franklin

Bass

Victor Franklin, is a San Diego transplant, born and raised in the deep south. Victor’s musical background spans over 45 years, including 36 years of professional stage experience with the Electric Bass in various local bands, in and out of the San Diego area.  Victor’s seasoned touch using the various popping, thumping and strumming techniques on bass, along with a pleasant baritone singing voice, make up the low end of The Blue Rockit Bands' unique renditions.

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BARRY FARRAR

Drums & Background Vocals

A versatile south land pro for over 25 years, he has played all styles of music. Barry studied at the Dick Grove School of Music under Joe Porcaro. Barry has freelanced with various artists including Lamont Johnson, Graham Nash, Barbara Morrison and Burt Bacharach. A complete percussionist Barry plays all hand drums as well as the drum set. Barry also is a long time radio host on Jazz 88.3 .

Song List

  1. Bang a Gong

  2. Deyer Makir

  3. Horse with No Name

  4. Fame

  5. Riders on the Storm

  6. Alright Now

  7. Take Me to the River

  8. Gloria

  9. Satisfaction

  10. Gimme some Loving

  11. Magic Carpet Ride

  12. Light My Fire

  13. Kung Fu Fighting

  14. That’s All

  15. Is This Love

  16. Layla

  17. Go Round in Circles

  18. MargarittaVilla

  19. Evil Ways

  20. Europa

  21. Black Magic Woman

  22. Let’s Stay Together

  23. Reggae Woman

  24. Fire

  25. Green Onions

  26. Summer Breeze

  27. Wild Word

  28. Purple  (Blues)

  29. Suzy Q

  30. Bad Fish

  31. Fire on the Bayou

  32. Cold Shot

  33. Before You Accuse Me

  34. Fly Like an Eagle

  35. Stir it Up

  36. The Wind Cries Mary

  37. The Joker

  38. LA Woman

  39. Miss You

  40. Eyes Without a Face

  41. Little Wing