Phillip Bailey Moncrease is a multi-instrumentalist, singer and rapper out of Stockton, California.

Phillip grew up immersed in a variety of musical genres including R&B, Motown, and Hip Hop. He took up the alto saxophone at a young age and was first introduced to jazz through the music of Dave Brubeck. He soon added drums to his repertoire; leading his high school drum line and performing all over Northern California in various groups. As a bassist, Phillip has worked with artists such as Robyn Jackson and local producer Quickstrike; while also performing with The 209 Allstars, Mojo Swingers, Elementz, and the Delta College Big Band as a pianist.


Phillip began rapping under the name 'Moncrease' in 2009, recorded an EP in 2011, and later went on a northern California tour with the Virginia based group Butcher Brown in the summer of 2012. In 2013 he went international when he began employment with the touring agency El-Live, performing in Five Star Hotels six nights a week. During his time with El-Live, Phillip spent 3 months performing in Abu Dhabi and 8 months in Beijing. Phillip has become one of the most sought after musicians internationally due to his versatility and unique sound that conveys sensitivity without sacrificing strength or confidence. Those who have seen him play live laud him for his ability to channel a fiery energy and soulfulness into his playing in any setting that takes the music to new heights.

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This Week's Upcoming Shows:

Thursday, January 20, 2022 - Phillip Bailey Moncrease @ The Kitchen at Stonebrier | 5:30pm - 8:30pm

Saturday, January 22, 2022 - Phillip Bailey Moncrease  @ The Kitchen at Stonebrier | 5:30pm - 8:30pm

Sunday, January 23, 2022 - Phillip Bailey Moncrease @ The Kitchen at Stonebrier | 5:30pm - 8:30pm

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