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The Return of the Billy Walton Band (USA) + Red Butler
April 11, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm£12 - £13
New Jersey’s Billy Walton Band return to the UK with a new CD ‘Soul Of A Man’, their first studio album since their #4 Blues chart album ‘Wish For What You Want’. The newly expanded 6 piece band features Billy Walton gtr/vox, bassist William Paris, drummer Johnny D’Angelo, The Jersey Horns – Sean Marks sax, Ian Grayson trombone – & Sam Sherman keys.
The band is a combination of Hendrix, Clapton and Vaughan mixed with Warren Hayes and Derrick Trucks influences.
Championed by Roger Mayer, the British guitar effects guru who gave Hendrix his guitar sound, and influenced by the rich New Jersey musical heritage, The Billy Walton Band is everything you want in a powerhouse rock/blues band!
Support comes form the twin guitar led RED BUTLER.
Now stripped down to a 4 piece, Red Butler were runner’s up in Young Artist category – British Blues Awards 2016 and represented the UK at the European Vlues Challenge in Italy
* Band – third place in Best Blues Band category – British Blues Awards 2016.
* Representing the UK at the European Blues Challenge in Italy 2016.
Winners of the UK Blues Challenge 2015.