Leveraging a common love of soul, blues, honkytonk and funk, this powerhouse group delivers a dynamic performance that’s sure to keep your feet tappin’ and the drinks flowin' .
Their musical influences include Joe Cocker, Eric Clapton, Freddie King, as well as a lot of the honky-tonk country tunes.
Specializing in 𝟱𝟬𝘀 𝘀𝘁𝘆𝗹𝗲 𝗖𝗵𝗶𝗰𝗮𝗴𝗼 𝗕𝗹𝘂𝗲𝘀 𝗰𝗼𝘂𝗽𝗹𝗲𝗱 𝘄𝗶𝘁𝗵 𝘀𝘄𝗶𝗻𝗴, 𝗷𝘂𝗺𝗽, 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗵𝗮𝗿𝗱-𝗱𝗿𝗶𝘃𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝘀𝗵𝘂𝗳𝗳𝗹𝗲𝘀 , his band, the 99th Degree band, includes some of the most sought-after talent in the blues music industry. No matter the era or style, Skyler infuses every song with a measure of soul, calling on influences like 𝗘𝗱𝗱𝗶𝗲 𝗧𝗮𝘆𝗹𝗼𝗿, 𝗙𝗿𝗲𝗱𝗱𝗶𝗲 𝗞𝗶𝗻𝗴, 𝗮𝗻𝗱 𝗧-𝗕𝗼𝗻𝗲 𝗪𝗮𝗹𝗸𝗲𝗿 .
Billy the Kid and The Regulators are a high powered, guitar driven, rhythm and blues band based in Pittsburgh. Lead singer Billy Evanochko is widely-known across the Steel City for his impassioned lyrics, seductive vocals, and stinging guitar riffs. Together with his band, The Regulators they deliver a well-balanced dose of funky rhythm and blues, with heart and soul being the main ingredient, playing countless clubs and festivals throughout the country. The band attracts fans with their fresh mix and interpretation of the iconic R&B experience.
Miami’s New Times lauded Albert Castiglia as South Florida’s “Best Blues Guitarist” and USA Today was inspired to remark “It's a revelation to discover the thrilling retro-electric blues from this astonishing young guitarist.”
Likewise, BluesAbout.com called Castiglia “one of those mid-tier artists that is just one album away from breaking big and becoming a household word in the blues world.”
Or, as M Music & Musicians once noted, “His back-to-basics approach follows in the footsteps of those who fostered the blues in the Mississippi Delta and the smoky late-night haunts of Chicago.”
After the highly successful and critically acclaimed release of Masterpiece on Gulf Coast Records, Castiglia was nominated for two Blues Music Awards in the categories of Blues Rock Album of the Year and Blues Rock Artist.
John Sutton has been rocking the Southeast and Widwest for the past 19 years building his ever expanding fan base. His three piece band (Bass, Drums, Guitar) is an in your face, get you involved, energetic performance playing their blues, rock, and soul mix. John, Christian, and Rob bring vast stage experience to their performances. These Tennessee based boys are at home on any stage and their 2015 album 'Tennessee Mud' has brought new excitement to every venue. Their new album HIGHER GROUND has truly grounded them in the Blues World.
Inspired by classic blues & electric blues, the Bridget Kelly Band has placed their unique stamp on the blues-rock genre.
Two-time International Blues Challenge Semi-Finalists and #1 RMR Electric Blues charting artists.
David is a 17 year old guitar prodigy who calls Central Florida home but who has made his musical mark across the country.
He’s honed his skills under the tutelage of none other than blues master guitarist Steady Rollin’ Bob Margolin. David plays the blues from his soul and sings from his heart in a more contemporary and traditional electric blues style. This young man is a rising star who we will be hearing a lot about in the coming years.
At 33 years old, Jose Ramirez is currently Latin America’s most popular blues star. He was recently nominated for a Blues Music Award 2021 for his debut album “Here I Come.” recorded in Austin, Texas under the production of blues guitar legend Anson Funderburgh.
In the past couple of years, Jose has traveled the world playing the blues. His two European tours included more than 45 concerts in England, Spain, the Netherlands and Belgium. His U.S.A. tour included shows around the Midwest and the South.