Little Johnny Walter plays rhythm guitar for the band and has been with the group since its founding in 1980. More music songs Your Funeral and My Trial, Rich Man Blues, Shoot My Rooster. . Backtrack has opened shows for Stevie Ray Vaughan, B. Joe Bencomo is an exceptional drummer, who has played in the best blues and jazz bands in Tampa Bay for over 40 years.
Kid actually spent time in Austin, Texas, as a young man and hung out at Antone's Nightclub where Stevie Ray Vaughan and The Fabulous Thunderbirds got their start. His influences include Howlin Wolf, Elmore James and particularly Albert King. Charles who now makes Tampa his home has a second home on St. King, John Lee Hooker and many other notable bluesmen. Backtrack's high energy Chicago-style blues with exceptional guitar, harp, and vocals, has made the band a constant on the Florida blues concert, club, and festival scene for over three decades. His distinctive guitar playing is heavily influenced by the great Texas guitarists, T Bone Walker, Jimmie Vaughan, and Albert King.
Although he was primarily known as a guitarist and saxophonist, he also played piano and bass guitar. Kid Royal is the lead guitarist and a vocalist for Backtrack Blues Band. He is widely respected as one of the very top guitarists in Florida. The concert was captured live and was filmed in real time, all pure blues- no overdubs or edits. King, Al Green, John Mayall, Jesse Winchester, and Pure Prairie League. This album gives the viewer not only a chance to listen but also an opportunity to see this fine quintet in action. He has performed with many bands over four decades and is a gifted and solid drummer.
The state of the art recording still retains the authentic , raw edge so essential to the best blues sounds of the past. Petersburg, Florida on January 6 th, 2017. More music songs Woke up This Morning, Baby Please Don't Go, Nobody But You, Checkin' On My Baby, Don't Need Nobody, Babe Oh Babe. Joe has performed as a studio drummer on many albums, including the last two Backtrack recordings. Genre: Blues Style: Chicago Blues, Electric Blues.
The band's drummer, Joe Bencomo, is widely recognized as one of Florida's best blues and jazz percussionists. He became blind at the age of eight but persisted with music and in his teens he played guitar in a Wisconsin band named the Glaciers. On Saturday, November 19, 2011, the Backtrack Blues Band performed a show of its original blues at the historic Palladium Theatre in St. While the project contains all original songs, the band has lived and studied the blues for years, and the phrasings of Little Walter, Paul Butterfield, Muddy Waters, Sonny Boy, and Duane Allman are evident throughout. Kid Royal has appeared at many major blues festivals throughout Canada and America, and his style is influenced by the great Texas guitar players.
King, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Buddy Guy, Gregg Allman, Robert Cray, Johnny Winter, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, and others. His gritty, amplified harp tone is reminiscent of the great Chicago blues harmonica heard with Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, and others. On the latter Walter lays down the rhythm while Charles sings before taking his harp solo. He grew up in London, Ontario, and pursued his blues music in Canada for years, playing at many clubs and major music festivals, including the Montreal Jazz Festival, Mont Tremblant International Blues Festival, and Trois Rivieres en Blues. Stick won his Grammy award as a founder and bass player with The Amazing Rhythm Aces, and he toured throughout the world with the Aces and worked as the opening act for The Eagles, Jimmy Buffett Band, Fleetwood Mac, and others. Backtrack has opened shows for Stevie Ray Vaughan, B.
Davies had her first guitar at the age of 12 and when Bluesbreakers With Eric Clapton, was released in 1965, she set out to memorize all of Claptons solos. Today we have an interview with Josh Hyde! On Saturday, November 19, 2011, the Backtrack Blues Band performed a show of its original blues at the historic Palladium Theatre in St. While the project contains all original songs, the band has lived and studied the blues for years, and the phrasings of Little Walter, Paul Butterfield, Muddy Waters, Sonny Boy, and Duane Allman are evident throughout. He is an accomplished singer, guitarist, and songwriter who brings great energy and creativity to the band. We hope you'll enjoy the show, play it loud, and feel the energy and integrity of the Backtrack Blues Band!!! Lead guitarist Royal follows with one of his own. The festival has grown into one of America's largest blues festivals. The teeth of disk holder are undamaged.
The record is receiving international radio play and has positioned the band to gain a much wider following. Founded in 1980, the group has performed continuously for over 30 years. Her first live gigs were in a club. It's a performance of honest music, recorded just as it was played, without any technological gimmicks. Minimal wear on the exterior of item.
The video game instructions and box are included. While he can play complex jazz arrangements, his blues shuffles and solid backbeat anchor the grooves for the Backtrack Blues Band. He met Sonny at Chapel Hill, N. More music songs Boogie Shack, Like It Or Not, You Move Too Slow, Don't Throw Our Love Away, Make My Home in Florida, Tell Your Daddy. Other influences include guitarists T-Bone Walker, B. Sonny is an accomplished blues harmonica player, whose tone and style are reminiscent of Little Walter and Paul Butterfield. Get ready for a good time, house-rocking' blues party in your town soon!!! During the 60s he began gradually to turn to the blues and in the 70s became known on the blues circuit.
We hope you'll enjoy the show, play it loud, and feel the energy and integrity. He also worked for many years as a top studio bassist in Memphis and Nashville, and has played on over 200 studio records. The band performs both traditional blues classics and contemporary originals. Little Johnny adds solid rhythm guitar and backup vocals to the band. His devotion to blues music runs deep, as he founded the award winning Tampa Bay Blues Festival in 1995 in St Petersburg, Florida.