Hailing from San Francisco, Wes Leslie, has got his hands in too many pots. He known to throw underground tiki pop-up bars, writes music of a few genres, and owns a walking tour company.
For the music, he's called the Bedroom Player, and is pioneering a musical genre he calls "bedroom soul." His live set features a tight soul revue, the Bedroom Players, who carry the songs like James Brown would have liked. It's an old-school performance, with theatrics and antics to entertain, and great songs to make you feel the feels, and perhaps even dance.
As Wild Wes, he runs the underground tiki pop-up Wild Wes's Tik-Easy, which has appeared in bars New York, San Francisco and beyond, often with his partner-in-lime Dane Campbell (NYC's Musket Room, NoMad, Babu Ji). Join the email list to be in the loop.
He is also the co-founder of Wild SF Tours, and leads tours of the people's history and social movements in San Francisco, including a weekly musical tour of the Haight-Ashbury.
Wes appreciates correspondence, and regularly emails stories, songs and cocktail recipes to those who sign up for his email list.