Welcome to colbruce.com

This is the source of all things Bruce. If you are new to Zambi, Col. Bruce is a Southern musician, singer, actor, magician and artist. He has been touring since 1963 with the bands IV of IX, Hampton Grease Band, Late Bronze Age, Aquarium Rescue Unit, and too many more to count. Check out the dates below to see The Colonel live!


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Latest News

  • Col. Bruce Hampton & The Aquarium Rescue Unit are touring for the first time since 2011! Featuring original members Oteil Burbridge, Jimmy Herring, Jeff Sipe! ..more..
  • The 13th Bayou Rendezvous in NOLA has been announced! The Colonel will join Ivan Neville, Johnny Vidacovich and many more at The Howlin' Wolf for this JazzFest tradition! ..more..
  • Col. Bruce's latest CD "Pharoah's Kitchen" is 'out'! His 1st release on Ropeadope Records is available for purchase. ..more..
  • The Col. Bruce documentary "Basically Frightened: The Musical Madness of Col. Bruce Hampton, Ret." is out! Purchase the Special Limited Edition DVD, catch a screening, and read reviews. ..more..
  • Shirts, hoodies, hats and more at the new CafePress Col. Bruce store! Visit the Amazon Store for music downloads.