Big Mike and the Booty Papas breathe new life into the genre. The two-time Grammy nominated group is comprised of Michael “Big Mike” Ventimiglia (guitar, vocals), Hal Register (guitar, vocals), Glen “Cuzz” Hutchison (bass guitar, vocals), Jerome “J.T.” Thomas (drums) and Tony Cooper (keyboards). Collectively they’ve been honing their craft for about a hundred years and as they say “the proof is in the puddin’”.
Jacob “Brother Jacob” Schulz is a young Blues Singer from Chicago, Illinois. “Blues From Below” is Jacob’s debut recording. Jacob has assembled some of Chicago’s finest blues musicians for this recording: Toronzo Cannon (guitar), Matthew Skoller (harmonica), Dave Forte (bass), Neal O’Hara (keyboards), Chris Alexander (drums), Deitra Farr and Katherine Davis (vocals).
An experienced band leader and blues revivalist, Baker writes and plays contemporary soul and blues music that is catchy, energetic and imposing. Complimented by an explosive horn section and a tight rhythm section, Baker’s vocals and guitar sit neatly in the centre of the music.
Bluesstruck is a Blues band from The Netherlands which consists of a drummer, bass player, pianist and singer/guitarist. The band’s wide repertoire contains many self-written Blues songs in which you will also detect influences from other genres like Rock ‘n’ Roll, Funk, Jazz and Reggae
Dr. J. B. Blues is a German bluesrock musician, guitar player, singer, songwriter and producer (music / film). He started playing guitar at the age of fourteen. His guitar style was mainly influenced by blues, especially by Stevie Ray Vaughan.