Slightly Stoopid

The Ocean Beach, California-based band formed by multi-instrumentalists Kyle McDonald and Miles Doughty has matured into a versatile musical ensemble consisting of drummer Ryan “Rymo” Moran; percussionist Oguer “OG” Ocon; saxophonist Daniel “Dela” Delacruz; keyboardist Paul Wolstencroft; trumpet and trombone player Andy Geib, and an arsenal of guests that frequent the stage, most notably Karl Denson (Rolling Stones/Greyboy Allstars), Don Carlos, Chali 2na (Jurassic 5) and Rashawn Ross (Dave Matthews Band).

The band’s prolific 2017 schedule included international shows in South America, Australia, England and the Netherlands, in addition to the 30+ national headlining dates that encompassed the band’s annual outdoor amphitheater tour, titled “Sounds Of Summer 2017,” ranking in Pollstar’s Top 100 Global Tours of Summer 2017. In December 2017, the genre-mashing outfit hosted its 4th annual Closer To The Sun festival, a four day gathering of music in an intimate "all inclusive" setting for their hardest core fans and favorite hand selected talent, taking place on the sand in Puerto Morelos, Mexico, amidst the spiritual Mayan Peninsula. The Closer To The Sun festival also represents Slightly Stoopid’s philanthropic side, as the event helps to raise funds for the non-profit charity, Positive Legacy.

Additionally, Slightly Stoopid has generously supported the pediatric cancer organizations Grind For Life and the Sheckler Foundation by teaming with the legendary skateboarder Danny Way for a limited edition custom skate deck/CD fundraising project. Also, the 2017 animated video for their recent single “One Bright Day” (featuring singer Angela Hunte), included an “on-line auction” component utilizing limited edition hand- painted canvases used in the video. The effort helped to provide light to 4 villages associated with the Global Brightlight Foundation, a charitable organization for providing third world villages in need of solar power.

Recently Slightly Stoopid also churned out its second live webcast performance with music legend Bob Weir (Grateful Dead) at his TRI Studios complex, a session that yielded live versions of Grateful Dead’s “Franklin’s Tower” and Prince’s “Purple Rain” (the latter recorded at the respectful request of Weir on the morning that witnessed the legend’s unanticipated passing).

An eclectic band when it comes to musical styles as well as collaborations, Slightly Stoopid, now in their second decade of making music, continues to manufacture an energizing and multifaceted sound that has been described as “a spiritual bath of positive party energy.” Look for new music from the band in 2018…

Past Shows


Nov
2
nd
2018
Mainroom
Nov
2
nd
2018
Mainroom

Slightly Stoopid

with Hirie
Aug
25
th
2016
Cabooze Outdoor Plaza
Aug
25
th
2016
Cabooze Outdoor Plaza

Slightly Stoopid

with SOJA and Fortunate Youth
Aug
30
th
2015
Cabooze Outdoor Plaza
Aug
30
th
2015
Cabooze Outdoor Plaza

Slightly Stoopid

with Dirty Heads and The Expendables
Mar
13
th
2014
Mainroom
Mar
13
th
2014
Mainroom

Slightly Stoopid

with Mariachi El Bronx and Cornerstone Dub
Mar
8
th
2013
Mainroom
Mar
8
th
2013
Mainroom

Slightly Stoopid

with The Heard and Tribal Seeds
May
6
th
2011
Mainroom
May
6
th
2011
Mainroom

Slightly Stoopid

with Meat Puppets and Honeyboy Carencro
Aug
8
th
2010
Cabooze Outdoor Plaza
Aug
8
th
2010
Cabooze Outdoor Plaza

Slightly Stoopid

with Collie Buddz

More Shows

May
12
th
Turf Club

Damo Suzuki (of Can 1970-1973)

with ie
Oct
29
th
Live Stream

NOTHING and Full of Hell

Jan
9
th
Palace Theatre

Doomtree

Jun
25
th
7th St Entry

Polaris