Lady Bianca is a blues, gospel and R&B vocalist/pianist, artist, and producer.
With roots in Kansas City, MO and Macon, GA, and a father who taught her Texas blues piano as a child, Lady Bianca has evolved into an icon in the San Francisco Bay Area, and is known as the “Queen of the Blues and Gospel.”
She has performed, recorded and toured the world with Frank Zappa, Sly Stone, Van Morrison and John Lee Hooker as a featured vocalist and background vocal arranger.
With her partner Stanley Lippitt, she has amassed a catalog of over three hundred songs, and has produced, arranged and recorded 9 albums, including her recent release, Blues is on the Menu (2017), on her own Magic-O Records (“Home of the Mighty Oakland Sound”).
Lady Bianca has toured the country with her trio and was a featured solo vocalist and pianist in the International Boogie Woogie Festival in Lugano, Switzerland.
In 2015, Lady Bianca represented the Golden Gate Blues Society in Memphis as a contestant in the International Blues Challenge, in the solo/duo category.
In 2017, Lady Bianca sang “Oh Freedom” in the Roots Award-winning ﬁlm documentary Gina’s Journey: The Search for William Grimes, and was the featured narrative voice in the Oakland-based ﬁlm documentary Evolution of the Blues.
This year, Lady Bianca sailed the Caribbean seas on the legendary Blues Cruise #30, and was a featured performer in the Mitch Woods Billboard Lounge aboard ship.
Her new holiday single, Xmas Time Again, will be available for sale at the show for $5.
Tickets are $20 and are available in advance at the link below, or you may purchase your tickets at the door the night of the show. Doors open one half hour before show time. We accept cash only at the door (ATMs are nearby).
The Back Room is an all-ages, BYOB (for those 21+) space, dedicated to (mostly) acoustic music of all kinds. You are welcome to bring your own adult beverage with no additional corkage fee. If you need more information or have any questions, please call us: #510-654-3808. Thank you for your support!Musicians: Vernon Ice Black - guitar Oshmin Oden-Bass Joey Truso -Drums