San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Mike Olmos has become one the most in demand jazz musicians since his arrival to the San Francisco Bay Area 10 years ago. A versatile trumpet player, Mike has been performing with various bands such as the Marcus Shelby Jazz Orchestra, Lavay Smith and her Red Hot Skillet Lickers, Realistic Orchestra, Brass Mafia, The Shotgun Wedding Hip-Hop Symphony, John Calloway, Joe Bagale. Mr. Olmos can frequently be seen performing at such Bay Area venues as: The Grant and Green, Bruno's, Jazz at Pearl's, The Boom Boom Room, Yoshi's SF and Oakland, Rassela's, Club Deluxe, Mojito, The Great American Music Hall, The Jazzschool, Jupiter, The Agenda Lounge, etc. Festivals Performed: San Francisco Jazz Festival Monterey Jazz Festival New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival Play Boy Jazz Festival San Jose Jazz Festival San Francisco Blues Festival Monterey Blues Festival Downtown Berkeley Festival Healdsburg Jazz Festival Carnival SF Día de San Juan North Beach Jazz Festival Fillmore Jazz Festival April Jazz (Espoo Finland) Stuttgart Jazz Open His performing/recording credits include: Etta James, Rosemary Clooney, The Glide Ensemble, Mary Stallings, Lavay Smith, Marcus Shelby, Paul Hanson, Joe Bagale, Cachao, John Calloway, Jesús Diaz y Su QBA, Zion I, Orestes Vilato, Tito Nieves, Pete Escovedo, Josh Jones, Thomas Dolby, Lyrics Born, Leo Nocentelli, Michael Feinstein, Realistic Orchestra, Cannonball, Brass Mafia, Akira Tana, Zigaboo Modeliste, Will Bernard, Peter Apfelbaum, Stanton Moore, Kirk Joseph, Andrew Speight, Brad Leali, Charles McNeal, Jeff Chambers, Dave Eshelman's Jazz Garden Big Band, The Contemporary Jazz Orchestra, Travis Sullivan's Björkestra, The Cab Calloway Orchestra, Evan Francis, Robert Stewart, David Berger's Big Band, Howard Wiley, Dayna Stephens, Noel Jewkes, Mel Martin, Carla Bley and Steve Swallow, Michael Brecker, Mingus Amungus, Madeline Eastman, Howard Tate, the list goes on and on. < He currently tours with the legendary/R&B singer Etta James.
When & Where
Biscuits And Blues
Biscuits and Blues has been voted the Bay Area's & the Nation's #1 blues nightclub by the Blues Foundation and the Bay Area Blues Society. It is San Francisco's premier club to see great live Blues music in an intimate setting, where everyone gets a front row seat!
Biscuits and Blues offers a full service restaurant and premium bar. We feature savory award-winning Southern cuisine California wines, micro-brews, and specialty cocktails - all at reasonable prices that please our tourist visitors and loyal Bay Area clientele.