BILLY RIGSBY BAND
The Billy Rigsby Band was formed by Billy Rigsby himself in Tallahassee, Florida.
The band has a soulful style that has been inspired by the music of Marvin Gaye, Al Green, Michael Jackson, and Robert Cray.
The Billy Rigsby Band has been performing since the late 1990s and has opened for some of the biggest names in the music industry, including James Brown and Earth, Wind, & Fire.
IN LAYMAN TERMS
In Layman Terms is nationally acclaimed act that has performed all over the United States as a sibling duo, and a full band. Their unique and diverse sound ranges from gritty, foot-stomping acoustic work to that of an electrified big band with Americana undertones, funk, and a hint of modern flair. Their compelling, content-filled original music has had airplay worldwide, has ranked nationally on the charts, and has had rave reviews by reputable musicians and reviewers. Cole Layman, Logan Layman, Hamed Barbarji, and Collin Hopkins are all distinguished, experienced, and extremely versatile multi-instrumentalists in their own right.
Since leaving Buddy Guy's band, Chicago Native Frank Bang has released five critically acclaimed albums between Frank Bang & the Secret Stash and Frank Bang & the Cook County Kings. He currently has 15 songs in regular rotation on B.B. King’s Bluesville Station on SiriusXM.
Frank Bang has played with Buddy Guy, Carlos Santana, Robert Plant, Jimmy Vaughn, Dave Matthews, John Mayer, Etta James, Zakk Wylde, and many more.
DANIELLE NICOLE BAND
Danielle Nicole Schnebelen's Musical influences originate from generations on both sides of her parent's families, and ensured that a love of playing music would continue to be passed among her and her siblings.
As a founding member of the "Heavy Blues" sibling band Trampled Under Foot, she and her brothers took top honors at the International Blues Challenge in the US, propelling them into Canada, Scandinavia, Europe, UK and to be featured on several Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruises.
It wasn't until 2015, when Nicole set out on her own with over a decade of touring experience with the release of "Wolf Den" recorded in New Orleans with Anders Osborne, that she began to find her sound as an Artist all on her own.
Nicole has continued to tour the world and hone her sound. She's recently received her 6th Blues Music Award; most notably her 4th for the category of Bass Instrumentalist.
BRETT WELLMAN & THE STONE COLD BLUES BAND
Brett Wellman & the Stone Cold Blues Band are thrilling audiences whenever they take the stage!
Born from the influences of Chicago blues greats Howlin’ Wolf, Muddy Waters, and Little Milton to the Mississippi Delta of Robert Johnson, Ledbelly, and Honey Boy Edwards their sound covers 100 years of down and dirty American blues.
The band’s performances have been called “engrossing” and “high energy”, especially when the harmonica player walks through the crowd while playing one of his signature solos.
Corey Hall shines on stages along the Emerald Coast as an emerging singer songwriter.
With inspiration from blues legends Robert Johnson and Mississippi John Hurt as well as iconic songwriters like Bob Dylan, 𝗖𝗼𝗿𝗲𝘆 𝗛𝗮𝗹𝗹 brings the essence of Roots Music alive through charismatic storytelling and earthy fingerpicking.
Through his dynamic performances, Corey pays tribute to an earlier era through his music that evokes a bygone era in the present.
The true vine American folk roots run strong through his music, both in the original songs and his deft performances of the old treasures of the past century.
SHAW DAVIS & THE BLACK TIES
Formed in 2017 and hailing from Pompano Beach, Florida, Shaw Davis & The Black Ties feature an incendiary fusion of Progressive Hard Rock and Roots Rock that embodies the soul found within Blues Rock icons of the 60s and 70s. After a steady dose of touring the United States, performing over 300 shows in a two year span, the band has begun to carve their way into the national touring scene.
Released in the fall of 2018, the bands second album "Tales From The West" was nominated for three Independent Blues Music awards and debuted at #20 on the RMR Blues Rock chart. The power trio has become a mainstay on the national club circuit and have performed alongside the likes of Foghat, The Guess Who, Blackberry Smoke, The Georgia Satellites, Bishop Gunn, Walter Trout, Eric Tessmer, Samantha Fish and Blue Oyster Cult.
BISCUIT MILLER & THE MIX
Born and raised on the south side of Chicago, Biscuit Miller discovered his love and appreciation for music from his grandmother, as gospel and soul were played in the home on a regular basis.
Biscuit and his band, The Mix, have been touring extensively ever since he won his first Blues Music Award in 2012 followed by a second Blues Music Award for Best Bass Player in 2017.
Biscuit is known for his high energy shows and blazing million-dollar smile. He is a born entertainer and is at home on the stage where he connects with his audience through a fun and funky approach to the blues. But don’t let the fun and food songs fool you! This is a dedicated group of musicians with an amazing depth of talent.