Boogie Wonder Band streams’ 70s nightclub at the Strand on February 12


originally published: 08/12/2021

(LAKEWOOD, NJ) – If you didn’t know better, you’d think the Boogie Wonder Band, arrived via a time machine because this 10-piece band is putting out funk-a-licious grooves and disco jams like they’re straight out of the 70s! Channeling the era with a live show at full throttle, each member dons jaw-dropping Las Vegas-inspired costumes and flashy characters. They don’t just come from another country; they come from another decade – when disco ruled the dance floors. See for yourself when the band will perform at The Strand Theater on Saturday February 12, 2022.

Formed in 1996, the Boogie Wonder Band features vocalist Apollo Johnson, bassist and founder Boogie Cindy, percussionist Eddie Toussaint, trumpeter Benny “chopshop” Jamison, drummer Luke Andersen, guitarist Jack Wrangler, saxophonist Duke Lebeau, the singer Emma Marlowe, keyboardist GForce and vocalist Stardust.

With recent stops in Mumbai, India for the Neighborhood Winter Festival, Disco Symphony with the Cape Cod Symphony, Mardi Gras in New Orleans for the Pygmalion fest with The Ladies from Chic, Festival Montagne & Musique in France, Ontario 54 in California and Of course, as the only Canadian group on the unforgettable Ultimate Disco Cruises, they continue to spread the word and raise the bar!

Tickets are $ 30 in advance (Click here to buy) and $ 45 at the salon. Doors are at 7:00 p.m., show time is at 8:00 p.m. The Strand Theater is located at 400 Clifton Ave, Lakewood, New Jersey.

Over the years, BWB has had the privilege of sharing the stage with Kool & The Gang, Village People, Rick James, War, CHIC, KC & the Sunshine Band, Gloria Gaynor, Maxine Nightingale, The Trammps, Paul Shaffer, Pointer Sister , Styx, Foreigner and the who’s who of funk and disco. “I worked with this group, they are everything and more when you see them live!” said Deney Terrio, dance coach / choreographer for John Travolta in the movie Saturday Night Fever.

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