Posts Categorized: Artists

JW Jones

  JW Jones has released eight albums, performed in nineteen countries and four continents, and averages over one hundred shows per year. Canadian-born Hollywood actor Dan Aykroyd, known for his Blues Brothers persona “Elwood Blues,” has called JW’s group an “amazing blues band.” The future does indeed look bright for this upcoming star. Known for… Read more »

Chris Ruest

Chris Ruest is the real thing. The New Englander has been a resident of Texas for well over a decade. Already a serious student and lover of traditional blues and blues-oriented jazz artists, the singer-guitarist came up through Brian “Hash Brown” Calway’s band (justly regarded as the finishing school of choice for aspiring Dallas blues… Read more »

Gulf Coast Organ Trio

Gulf Coast Organ Trio plays original and classic B3 Blues and Grooves drawing from the rootsy sounds of the Gulf Coast Region. This seasoned group of veterans comes together out of a sincere wish to put together Funky R&B, Soul and Blues music.    Brad Absher – guitar, vocal Barry Seelen – Hammond B-3 organ … Read more »

Steve Krase

Steve has blended his high energy style with the soulful vibe that runs through the great city of Houston. Steve spent 10 years as the harp man for the legendary Houston band Jerry Lightfoot and The Essentials.After the Essentials broke up Steve spent a few years as a sideman with Matt Leddy & The Meatcutters… Read more »

Jonn Del Toro Richardson

Jonn Del Toro Richardson is a blues guitarist from Houston TX representing the strong defining sound of the Texas Blues. Inspired by his uncles he picked up the guitar in his early twenties and immediately started playing in the music scene around Houston. From starting his own bands to having the honor to play with… Read more »

Tony Vega Band

Tony Vega Band was founded in 1997. This Texas act have forged a unique brand of red hot bone shakin’ blues. Like a raven rising from a black southern swamp, the Gulf coast’s “best kept secret” takes the listener from the backwoods to the smoky juke joint, drenched in blues and soaked in a Houston… Read more »


  Funksion is a 9-piece party band consisting of a 4-piece rhythm section,  3-piece horn section, along with male and female vocalists. They perform music by some of the best Funk, Soul, Rock, Blues, and Jazz groups from the past 40 years. Some of the groups covered include Tower of Power, Earth, Wind & Fire, Chicago,… Read more »

James and The Bondsmen

James Wilhite guitar and vocals, Westside Johnny on bass,  Matt R Johnson on drums… Just a little bit of blues, rock, funk, soul… This amazing trio (sometimes with other musicians) play songs from The Band, Eric Clapton, Albert King, Steely Dan, Jeff Beck, Buddy Guy, Toto, Prince, Rolling Stones…  the list goes on.  They play… Read more »

JJ Dynomite

“From the mystic shores of LaPorte, Texas…” The high energy ’70’s rock music live on stage!  JJ Dynomite knows how to rock the house.  With music from Led Zeppelin, Bad Company, Cream and more. Their 2014 CD  High Wire features all original rock music.   Website: JJ Dynomite