For over a decade, the 9pc band known as, Bayonics, has been rocking the San Francisco Bay Area and abroad with a unique blend of latin, reggae, funk music. This stalwart band has been a Bay Area headliner for many years and they never fail to deliver fresh new music and move the crowd with consistent passion, energy & emotion.
Led by the powerful vocal stylings of Jairo Vargas, aka Rojai (Row-Juh), who merges elements to produce a raw soulful sound as distinct and unique as the San Francisco streets that bred him. Channeling a sixth sense that only he holds, he puts forth melodies, lyrics and compositions that carry inherent respect for the artist that inspired his craft.
Bayonics have performed for packed houses worldwide and have shared the stage with international touring acts ranging from Ozomatli, Erykah Badu, J-Boog and Katchafire to Los Rakas, Common Kings, Wu-Tang Clan and Mos Def. Touring locations that include: San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York, Miami, Hawaii, Brazil and Puerto Rico to name a few. They have sold out many venues including: Zanzibar, Temple, Blue Monkey, and The House of Blues in Los Angeles. Yoshi's, The Independent, Mezzanine, Ruby Skye, Elbo Room, Cafe Du Nord and the Shattuck Down Low in the San Francisco Bay Area. Silvana's, Shrine, Bembe, Fat Cats and The Stage in New York and Miami. Bayonics has also performed at numerous music festivals including: Humboldt County's Mateel Summer Arts & Music Festival, Pacifica Fog Festival, Reggae on the River, North Beach Festival and many others.
Bayonics is a powerhouse band that combines elements of roots music, to create a soundscape that reflects the face of urban music and culture.
“If San Francisco was one big dance floor, Bayonics would be its house band.” (San Francisco Bay Guardian News)