Crucial Blend started in 2011 in San Diego, CA. They have a diverse and unique sound driven by reggae with ska-punk roots and hip-hop flavor. they have actively been playing shows across the west coast and have been lucky enough to share the stage with such artists as morgan heritage, mike pinto, marlon asher, E.N. young, ballyhoo, tunnel vision, natural vibrations, bumpin' uglies and more. They are currently touring and recording their 5th studio release, due out early 2020. check out their latest release and san diego music award nominated E.P.
"Enough Already" available everywhere now!

Crucial Blend is:

Ryan Hughes - Vocals/Guitars

 

Cody Christian - Bass

Adam Bucciarelli - Sax

DJ Karsh -Drums

"Enough Already" Nominated for 'Best world music album' 2018 - San diego music awards

“When this San Diego based trio bring their skills together, you know you’re in for a three-ring sonic circus.” - top shelf reggae

“Crucial Blend’s eight-song demo should’ve been easy to hate...but there’s something about the band’s crisp, spacious production and airy vocals that turn songs like “Ring the Alarm” and “Amigos Con Beneficios” into irresistible fun.” - san diego city beat

"9 bands to watch in 2019 - NBC SAN DIEGO

"They're like a sleazier 'Rebelution'" - Just some dude

for booking contact: tim azzy 

bookingwithtim@gmail.com