Hobo Paradise

Hobo Paradise

Imagine stepping back in time to the 1920′s when ragtime-based traditional jazz was the thing, fresh and original, rollicking, funny, tragic and, in essence, a party waiting to happen, and you got Hobo Paradise, a super band of the Bay Area's finest horn players and rhythm section.

The band consists of: JL Stiles on guitar and vocals, Ben Bernstein on stand up bass, Mike Stevens on drums, Mike Rinta on trombone, Doug Ellington on trumpet and Snakebite on clarinet/sax.

Founder of the band and bandleader, JL Stiles, fingerpicks the ragtime... more