Talley Up! is a smokin’ hot dance and groove band, comprised of veteran
players with many years on the professional circuit all over California,
and across the country. With more than 80 years of performing experience between us, we guarantee an incredible show that will raise the roof and scorch dance floors! Our mix of jazz/funk originals, classic New Orleans funk (The Meters, Dumpstaphunk, The Crusaders, Robert Walter), and red hot improvisation has already garnered interest from industry professionals. Our lineup includes: band leader Jim Talley (Stu Allen, Eric McFadden, Lumanation) on keys; Tom Finch (Big Brother and the Holding Company, Tom Finch Group) on guitar; Michael Pinkham (New Monsoon, Albino, Diego’s Umbrella) on drums; and Jen Rund (Lumanation, Stu Allen and Mars Hotel) on bass.