Al Derbigney


Al Derbigney moved to San Francisco from New Orleans and now resides in Pittsburg Ca. Al started playing drums at the young age of seven and  as a young drummer he loved to listen to his uncle Idris Huhammad on the record “The Great Jazz Drummer”. In high school, Al  joined  the band New Genesis. New Genesis gigged all over the city of San Francisco and for many years performing at dances, proms, weddings, street fairs clubs and private events. Al  has also played drums with the grooving R&B band Sole’ for 11 years and has performed in all the major casinos in California. He has opened up for great artists as Anita Baker, Confunkshun, Rosie Gaines, Ronnie Laws and many more. Al Derbigney is a self-taught old school musician and is one of the most versital and talented drummers with a multitude of styles ranging from funk ,jazz, rock, swing and latin rythyms. Al has many years of touring and experience behind him and is one of the most exciting drummers you will see perform on stage today. Al Debigney has been performing with The Floorshakers for the past 7 years being the heartbeat of the bands rhythm section.

Al Debigney