The Hoodoo Brothers Heavy Topeka Blues BAnd


The Hoodoo Brothers is a grooving, soulful, live blues/jazz/rock group that performs in the Northeast Kansas area. The band provides live and recorded music that appeals to young and old alike.

Our music is an assortment of moods and styles – from energetic to soul searching and everything in between. The band performs cover material by artists such as Jonny Lang, Freddie King, Gary Moore, Otis Redding, Herbie Hancock, David Sanborn, Muddy Waters, Stevie Ray Vaughan, ZZ Top, The Fabulous Thunderbirds, Tab Benoit, Kenny Burrell, Miles Davis, and more! They also perform a handful of original material as well.

With a live show that proves that the blues isn’t always sad, and a focus on value for the venue/event staff and the fans, the Hoodoo Brothers are sure to bring life to your venue or event.

The band was formed by Nic Olas and Jim West, both multi-instrumental musicians with well over 40 years of live performance experience each and both with a passion for paying attention to details, both from the music side as well as the business side of being a musician. With the killer rhythm section of master drummer Mickey Munoz and bassist/vocalist Steve Montgomery, along with the beautiful and talented Sabrina Mann belting out vocals like you’ve never heard, The Hoodoo Brothers have the experience, skills and desire to provide you with a live musical performance that will be hard to beat!

If you are looking for an easy to get along with, professional, entertaining, and value driven band, check out The Hoodoo Brothers…You won’t be disappointed!

The band is:

Nic Olas – Guitar/Vocals,
Jim West – Guitar,
Steve Montgomery – Bass/Vocals,
Mickey Munoz – Drums.
Sabrina Mann – Vocals

Song Examples

All Blues (Miles Davis)
B-Movie Boxcar Blues (Delbert McClinton)
Blue Monk (Thelonius Monk)
Born Under A Bad Sign (Albert King)
Caldonia (BB King)
Cantelope Island (Herbie Hancock)
Chitlins Con Carne (Kenny Burrell)
Cissy Strut (The Meters)
Cold Shot (Stevie Ray Vaughan)
Come And Get Your Love (Redbone)
Coming Home Baby (The Dave Baily Quintet)
Diggin’ On James Brown (Tower of Power)
Done Somebody Wrong (The Allman Brothers)
Funky Guitar Blues (Bryce Janey)
Got My Mojo Working (BB King)
Gravity (John Mayer)
Groove Me (King Floyd)
Hard Work (John Handy)
Heart Full of Soul (Chris Isaak)
I Got A Line On You (Spirit)
I’m Ready (Muddy Waters)
In The Night Time (The Cold Stares)
It’s Your Voodoo Working (Bloodest Saxophone)
Long Time Gone (Crosby, Stills & Nash)
Man of Many Words (Buddy Guy)
Mercy, Mercy, Mercy (Jimmy Smith)
Messin’ With The Kid (Johnny Winter)
Mister Magic (Grover Washington Jr)
Night Train (The Starlighters)
Outside Of This Town (Christone “Kingfish” Ingram)
Rack Em Up (Jonny Lang)
Ramblin’ (The Marshall Tucker Band)
She Wants To Sell My Monkey (Tinsley Ellis)
Shotgun (Jr Walker & The All-Stars)
Spooky (David Sanborn)
Steppin Out (Memphis Slim)
Stoop Down Baby (Poppa Chubby)
Sugar Sweet (Freddie King)
The Seventh Son (Tab Benoit)
These Arms of Mine (Otis Redding)
Thunderbird (ZZ Top)
Too Tired (Gary Moore)
Watermelon Man (Herbie Hancock)
Why Get Up (The Fabulous Thunderbirds)
Workin’ Real Hard (Hamilton Loomis)

Thank you guys for doing my benefit! Loved your set!
Hoodoo Brothers and Mama Ray
Diane "Mama" Ray
KC Music Legend
The Hoodoo Brothers. These guys are real hear the difference right away.
Keith Washburn
KKFI 90.1 Local Showcase Host
It was my 1st time seeing you, but it certainly won’t be the last time. I really enjoyed your blues.
Betty Berry
Betty Berry
KC Blues Society President
Thank you to The Hoodoo Brothers for bringing awesome music to our area!!!
Danielle Norwood
Danielle Norwood
Majic 107.7 Morning Show Host

Contact and Booking Information

If you are interested in booking us, please fill out the form to the right or you can contact:

Nic Olas

Phone [text available]: 785.260.0055

Mailing address is:

3732 SW 29th St, Apt 227
Topeka, KS 66614