Please be advised doors may open early under management discretion. Members of the Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band include Shepherd, Noah Hunt, lead vocals; Chris Layton, drums; Tony Franklin, bass guitar and Riley Osbourn, B-3 and keyboards. The documentary also includes a concert session with the surviving members of Muddy Waters' and Howlin' Wolf's bands. Layton and Shannon played on the 1994 album Something Inside of Me by. He graduated from , where he was part of the school band. The , blues and rock, will perform at The Orleans Showroom Feb. Layton and Shannon later formed supergroups such as the , , and.
A tribute song to Stevie Ray, Jimi and a couple to Mr. I had a huge smile on my face the entire time. He sang quite a bit, which I also enjoyed. Six of his albums went No. I can't wait to see what's next.
Layton would continue to record and perform with Vaughan and Double Trouble until Vaughan's death on August 27, 1990. He was playing along with these records, and Stevie walked in the house and Chris had the headphones on. Stevie Ray Vaughan - Day by Day, Night After Night: His Early Years, 1954-1982. Following the death of Vaughan, Layton performed with a number of other groups before joining the band. .
Layton moved back to Corpus Christi and acquired his first drum set at the age of 13. The resulting album and film, , appeared in 2007 before followed in 2010. In 1994, they formed with , , and singer. Showtime each evening is 8 p. Backbeat Books; October 18, 2011.
His death was the worst thing that ever happened to me. Ben Poole was a surprisingly entertaining opener but when Kenny Wayne hit the stage it went up a level, over the years he has got more polished in his act. When I got into high school, I actually stopped playing for a while. Shepherd has built an enviable resume as an accomplished recording artist, a riveting live performer and one of the most talented and distinctive guitarists of his generation. Franklin is the newest addition and has performed with David Gilmour, Blue Murder John Sykes, Carmine Appice , Kate Bush, Whitesnake, Donna Lewis and Pat Travers.
During his childhood, Layton lived in , a small community where his father owned a car dealership. Shepherd has received five Grammy nominations, two Billboard Music Awards, two Blues Music awards, two Orville H. Blues Chart and even made inroads into the U. Kenny is a remarkable guitar player and probably the best I have seen performing live. The Orleans offers more than a dozen restaurants, an 18-screen movie theater, 70-lane bowling center, 827-seat showroom featuring theater-style seating, 9,500-seat Orleans Arena and a 135,000-square foot casino. The talented Kenny gave everything in his music, as did the rest of the Band. Layton appeared with Shannon in a tribute to Vaughan broadcast on in 1995.
All times are subject to change. Layton's roommate, sax player Joe Sublett, recalls how Layton met : After Stevie said he needed a drummer, I had been playing a lot of Texas blues and Chicago blues records for Chris. Grab the opportunity when you can see them live. Kenny's fingers were flying on his guitars. Gibson awards and the Blues Foundation's Keeping The Blues Alive award. A native of Cincinnati Ohio, Hunt has been part of the band for 13 years and started his career in the Cincinnati-based band Uncle Six.
In 2003, Layton formed with leader , and has worked with many other artists including , , , and. Since 2001, he has been named the top original guitar player five times at the Buffalo Music Awards and has received several other guitarist awards throughout Western New York. This band is a must see live. Those guests include fellow guitar icons Joe Walsh, Warren Haynes, Keb' Mo' and Robert Randolph, longtime friend Ringo Starr, Fabulous Thunderbirds frontman Kim Wilson, the Rebirth Brass Band and co-producer Blade's father, Pastor Brady Blade Sr. In 2004 was released on Reprise Records, and was the first album to feature doing the majority of the lead vocals singer handled the lead vocals on the previous two albums. We had figured out a way to get the headphones from the living room to the back room where Chris had his drums set up.
After replaced Newhouse in 1981, Double Trouble performed at the in July 1982, where their performance caught the attention of. He formed his own band, which featured lead vocalist , gaining early exposure through club dates and, later, radio conventions. The Louisiana born axeman and songsmith has sold millions of albums while throwing singles into the Top 10, shining a light on the rich blues of the past and forging ahead with his own modern twist on a classic sound he has embodied since his teens. Although had kept busy in the intervening years, 2011's was his first studio album proper in a seven-year period. Although -- who has been influenced by and has sometimes played with guitarists , , , , and -- is definitely a performer who thrives in front of an audience, was impressive for its range of styles: acoustic blues, rockin' blues, Texas blues, Louisiana blues. Layton and Shannon also released their first solo album, Been a Long Time 2001 , and featured many special guests such as and. From Austin Texas, Osbourn is a studio keyboard player having been recorded on over one-hundred albums in his career and toured with Lyle Lovett and Willie Nelson.