Hermosa Beach’s Lance Keller describes his band Alligator Beach as a “fun, funky, good time.”
When they host a record release party Saturday, Aug. 24, at Saint Rocke in Hermosa Beach, Keller said there will be no love songs, it’s all about “having a good life.” Their first album, “Throwin’ a Party!,” will be released on Spotify on Thursday, Aug. 22.
“We’re a New Orleans funk party band with quirky and catchy songs,” said Keller, who added he took something from New Orleans (alligator) and something from Los Angeles (beach) to name the band.
Keller had been a trombone player, maybe the “sixth or seventh guy in the band,” when about five years ago, a friend convinced him to start his own band. It took