J.Wail Live Band ft. Natalie Cressman (Trey Anastasio Band) + members of Twiddle & Particle



The Drake (44 N Pleasant St, Amherst MA)

7:00 PM Doors, 8:00 PM Performance


Electro-funk jam band supergroup


J.Wail, a seasoned electro-funk auteur from the jam band universe, presents the J.Wail Live Band at the Drake, an all-star assemblage of musicians from well-loved bands who have come together for the “Fall FunkDown Tour.” They include Natalie Cressman (Trey Ansastasio Band), Ryan Dempsey (Twiddle) and Kito B. (Particle) among others. J.WAIL’s prior collaborations include heavyweights like Vince Herman (Leftover Salmon), David Murphy (STS9), Michael Travis and Jason Hann (EOTO/String Cheese Incident), and Dean Ween (Ween). Showcasing his consistent appetite for experimentation and collaboration, the band promises to get you dancing melding funk, electronic beats, and live instrumentation to propel mind, soul, and booty into the outer limits. Guests are encouraged to dress in their finest “Wailien” attire.