Pushing the boundaries of the jazz genre yet staying true to its roots, electric and acoustic jazz band Darren Lyons Group got its start at legendary venue The Knitting Factory and have been part of the vanguard of New York City jazz for the past 15 years. The band, named after the versatile drummer, bandleader, producer and composer, create high-quality jazz/fusion that is intricate, infectious, sexy and FUNKY!


A featured artist on Sirius XM radio’s “Jammin Jazz” program, alumni of the JVC and Texaco Jazz Festivals, ViCE Jazz, Jazz at the Lincoln Center and other notable festivals and venues, the DLG’s smoothly swinging melodies and virtuosic improvisations have delighted audiences across the country, while the pulsating backbeats from the preeminent drummer audibly transport listeners on a magical wave to the dimension of coolness.     


The Darren Lyons Group features four extremely accomplished musicians, consummate professionals, who provide the right mix of musical timing, cohesion and alchemy to create an unforgettable experience for audiences in any setting or occasion and is a definite hit for music lovers of any age.  Darren Lyons Group are available as an electric or acoustic ensemble.