Based in Bridgeport CT

James Sangiovanni, better known as “Fuzz” is a soulful, energetic and engaging solo entertainer who is also a superb bandleader with an enormous network of incredibly diverse and talented musicians, ready to put on the perfect show for any and all occasions.


Whether it’s a solo, duo or full band, Fuzz will be singing and playing one his many great original songs, or a crowd favorite from his long and diverse list of fun cover songs, or perhaps just showing off some guitar chops and laying down a kickin groove.


Being a successful international recording and touring artist, songwriter, producer and musical director for over twenty years, Fuzz has perfected the art of entertaining an audience from every corner of the globe and demographic, doing so by connecting with them personally and making them an essential part of every show. You may have seen him out in the world, somewhere, on a stage, playing guitar, singing or banging on some piece of scrap metal with one of his bands: Tom Tom Club, Caravan of Thieves, Deep Banana Blackout are just a few examples, or collaborating with artists such as Phish, The Allman Brothers, The James Brown band, Emmylou Harris, P-Funk, Bela Fleck, John Scofield, Keb Mo, the Funky Meters and many others. Fuzz has released thirteen of his own albums as well as performed on and produced records from dozens of other artists over the years. Now he’s ready to deliver you a killer show with an infectious smile, a couple of laughs and a truckload of enthusiasm, whether it be rock, dance, pop, reggae, funk, RnB, folk or all of the above.



Sample List Cover Songs

I Can’t Go for That, Hall & Oates

Sledgehammer, Peter Gabriel

In the Summertime, Mungo Jerry

Waiting in Vain, Bob Marley

Walking on the Moon, Police

Boogie on Reggae Woman, S Wonder

Signed, Sealed, Delivered, S Wonder

Shining Star, Manhattans

Me & Julio, Paul Simon

Sweet Dreams, Eurhythmics

What's Going On, Marvin Gaye/Donny Hathaway

Kissin my love, Bill Withers

Mr Pitiful, Otis Redding

Beyond, Leon Bridges

Saw her standing there, Beatles

Come together, Beatles

Blackbird, Beatles

Something, Beatles

Hey Pockey Way, The Meters/Grateful Dead

I Know You Rider, Grateful Dead

Eyes of the World, Grateful Dead

Melissa, Allman Brothers

Pride and Joy, Stevie Ray Vaughn

Wish You Were Here, Pink Floyd

Breathe, Pink Floyd

Time, Pink Floyd

Don’t Ask Me Why, Billy Joel

Don’t Change Horses, Tower of power

Waste, Phish

Mardi Gras Mambo/ Iko Iko, The Hawketts

Little Liza Jane, Dr John

Big Chief, Meters

Ain't doing too bad, James Cotton

Love Came - Fuzz Solo
Fuzz with the Tom Tom Club on Jimmy Fallon
Roses - Fuzz (duo)
Fuzz with acoustic band live on WFUV playing original song "Wasting My Time"