Category Archives: Bands

What the What

Formed in 2013, this powerful jazz-funk trio consists of J.Q. Whitcomb on trumpet, Jon Gagan on bass, and Robby Rothschild on percussion.  The group focuses on performing original compositions rooted in deep grooving funk, additionally infused with the individual musical strengths of each band member.  J.Q. and Jon bring in a strong dose of jazz influence, while […]

The Mil-Tones Brass Band

The Mil-Tones Brass Band is a fantastic New Orleans-style brass band I play with based in Santa Fe, NM, led by Milton Villarubia III.  Find more about them on their facebook page. Upcoming gigs with the Mil-Tones Brass Band:

J.Q. Whitcomb and Five Below

This group is J.Q.’s chief creative project, for which much of his original material is arranged and composed.  It is the quintet which performs J.Q.’s original compositions and choice hard bop tunes, among other musical explorations.  This is also the group with which J.Q. recorded both of his albums as bandleader, Airports (2011) and Tales of Enchantment […]