"Bringin' Spice To Your Life"


Home Base:  MANASSAS, VA 

Music Style:  Contemporary and Smooth Jazz, Latin, Funk, R&B, POP, Rock n Roll 

Booking Contact: 

Major Scale Management 

Gina McCain / 703-930-4594 


Curtis McCain is a dynamic multi-percussionist who plays a variety of rhythms and genres. He has been playing professionally for 22 years, performing with some of the biggest names in smooth jazz and is known for lighting up the stage with his latin and afro-cuban flavor as well as his strong in the pocket grooves.

Curtis has performed shows with Rick Braun, Gerald Albright, Randy Brecker, Bobby Lyle, Nick Colionne, Gerald Veasley, Eric Darius, Everette Harp, Eric Marienthal, Chieli Minucci, Ray Fuller, Alex Bugnon, Nelson Rangell, Will Donato, Brian Bromberg, Jazmin Ghent, Blake Aaron, Tom Braxton, Ragan Whiteside, Dean Brown, Aubrey Logan, Lin Rountree, Paula Atherton, Carol Albert, Rob Zinn, Andrew Neu, Dee Lucas, David P. Stevens, Tony Exum Jr., Gino Rossaria, Chris 'Big Dog' Davis, Larry Braggs, Vincent Henry, Christian de Mesones, Debora Galan, Drew Davidsen and David Bach.

Curtis has also shared the stage with Kim Waters, Brian Simpson, James Lloyd and Curtis Harmon, Marion Meadows, Steve Oliver, Maysa Leak, Marcus Anderson, Lindsey Webster, Keith Slattery, Warren Hill, Patrick Lamb, Michael Manson, Nathan Mitchell, Marcus Johnson, Jackiem Joyner, Jeanette Harris, Daniel D, Willie Bradley, Phillip 'Doc' Martin, Brian Lenair, Isaac Byrd Jr., Tim Hutson, Nathaniel Kearney, Tony Moore, Dexter Whitaker, Tom Zink, Demetrios Pappas, Stanley Cooper, Donald Robinson, Richard Waller, Al Caldwell, Poogie Bell, Phaze II, The Fuzz Band, Leroy 'Lonnie' Jordan from War and the horn section for Blood Sweat and Tears; Anibal Rojas, Brad Mason and Michael Boscarino. Curtis also opened for bands such as ZZ Top, Steve Miller Band and John Fogerty of Creedence Clearwater Revival.

In the studio, Curtis records with many great artists adding an array of percussive styles. Curtis appears on recordings with Bob James, Will Donato, Paul Brown, Roberto Vally, Greg Manning, Jeff Ryan, Adam Hawley, Steve Oliver, Tom Schuman, Mark Etheredge, Tony Saunders, Carol Albert, Ragan Whiteside, Blake Aaron, JJ Sansaverino, Rob Zinn, Darryl Williams, Phillip "Doc" Martin, Kevin Jackson, Willie Bradley, Motown Moe, Patrick Yandall, Judah Sealy, Terence Thompson, Jean Caze, Andrew Neu, Leon Bisquera, Mike Simms, Johnny Britt, Christian de Mesones, Chris Valentine, Poogie Bell, John Carey, Debora Galan, Carl C-Man Anderson, Nathaniel Kearney, Jay Williams, Magdalena Chovankova, Terry Wollman, Eric Valentine, Mel Brown, Darrell Crooks, Alex Al, Tony Moore and Marvin 'Tony' Hemmings.   

Curtis works with producers such as Greg Manning, Paul Brown, Roberto Vally, Blake Aaron, Adam Hawley, Jeff Canady, Marvin “Tony” Hemmings, Terence Thompson, Chris Valentine, Bryan Anderson, Chris Fischer and David Bach.

Curtis' live performances are always rhythmically explosive and visually entertaining and certainly live up to his motto "Bringin' Spice To Your Life" which resonates loud and clear with his ever-growing fan base.


Will Donato  


  • The Goddess



  • Elevate (Radio Single)


Album: The High Road 


  • The High Road
  • Lotus Blossom
  • Elevate
  • Cloud Nine 
  • You Got This
  • It Happens Everyday
  • Beyond Forever
  • Stolen Moments


Album: Renaissance Christmas 


  • Renaissance Christmas  


A2Z (Andrew Neu and Rob Zinn)


  • A to Z


Motown Moe

Album: Living My Best Life 


  • Normandie Ave


Album: The New Normal


  • Sunday Driver feat. Blake Aaron 

Kevin Jackson


  • Elevation


 Phillip "Doc" Martin

Album: Phillip "Doc" Martin 


  • Won't Let Go
  • Interlude
  • Start Again 
  • Paradise 


Christian de Mesones    


  • Hispanica (Instrumental) feat. Bob James


Album: They Call Me Big New York  


  • Hispanica feat. Debora Galan    
  • Sweetnight feat. Debora Galan    
  • Spirit    
  • Latin Jive Redux    
  • Good Old Days    
  • Dekalb and Flatbush (Live)


John Carey


  • That Smile 

Roberto Vally


  • The Chicken feat. Paul Brown and Jeff Ryan 


Tony Saunders

Album: All About Love


  • Celebrate You


Carol Albert     


  • Fire & Water


Album: Stronger Now    


  • For The Moment feat. Paul Brown      
  • Femme Flight 



    Terence Thompson


    • Back In Luv
    • Safe Travels
    • Too Soon
    • No Inhibitions (Blaq Tronic Remix)


    Brass Attack


    • Brazzetude feat. Johnny Britt, Willie Bradley and Rob Zinn



    Notable Performances 


    • Ponderosa Barn w/A2Z feat. Andrew Neu and Rob Zinn - West Grove, PA 

    • Tin Pan w/Lin Rountree - Richmond, VA   

    • Tin Pan w/Dee Lucas - Richmond, VA

    • Dauphin County Jazz and Wine Festival w/David P. Stevens - Harrisburg, PA

    • Berks Jazz Festival 30th Anniversary Chuck Loeb All-Star Jam - Reading, PA

    • Berks Jazz Festival 30th Anniversary w/A2Z feat. Andrew Neu and Rob Zinn - Reading, PA

    • Berks Jazz Festival 30th Anniversary w/Gerald Veasley's Unscripted at Berks - Reading, PA

    • Berks Jazz Festival 30th Anniversary Gerald Veasley's Midnight Jams - Reading, PA

    • Berks Jazz Festival All-Star Jam w/Nick Colionne - Reading, PA 

    • Lake Arbor All-Star Jam w/Gerald Veasley - Bethesda, MD 

    • Jazz Legacy Foundation, Late Night Jam w/Nick Colionne - Norfolk, VA 

    • Gloria's w/Vincent Henry feat. Alex Bugnon - Warrenton, VA 

    • Tin Pan w/Lin Rountree - Richmond, VA    

    • City Winery Atlanta w/Carol Albert - Atlanta, GA  

    • Tin Pan w/Rob Zinn - Richmond, VA 

    • Chaddsford Winery Jazz Festival w/Rob Zinn feat. Andrew Neu - Chaddsford, PA 

    • Bethesda Blues and Jazz Supper Club w/Drew Davidsen - Bethesda, MD 

    • Lake Arbor Jazz Festival w/Rob Zinn - Mitchellville, MD 

    • Jazz Legacy Foundation, Late Night Jam w/The Fuzz Band - Hampton, VA 

    • Lake Arbor Jazz Festival w/Christian de Mesones - Mitchellville, MD  

    • Blues Alley w/Christian de Mesones - Washington, DC 

    • Bethesda Blues and Jazz Supper Club w/Christian de Mesones feat. Lindsey Webster - Bethesda, MD 

    • The Anthem w/Spookstock Festival - Washington, DC