Les grew up in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and during this time, he began the studies with different R&B artists.
In the 1970’s years he has played with Latitude Band.
This was an eleven piece band with a horn section that blew some serious respect in the arena of horns.
Joey Gilmore and Benny Latimore and other blues artists. Opening up for Donald Byrd and Blackbyrds, Kool and the Gang.
Les subsequently relocated to Okeechobee, Florida where he landed the guitar spots with country blues and remains active still with different artists. Enjoying the blues and country boogie he is working on a new project. We would appreciate the support from others. Please do not hesitate to contact us or subscribe to the Les Yocum BlogSpot.