Co-founder of Roomful of Blues in 67′ this man has never slowed down. Has fronted, played and recorded among blues best. Has a couple of W.C. Handy awards, Grammys and The Blues Music Awards (formerly W.C.Handy Awards) named him “Best Blues Guitarist” four years out of five (2000,2001,2003,2004) making him the second most honored guitarist for that award. Also was nominated in 05′, 07′, & 08′.
All you have to do is listen to hear why.
Written by Duke Robillard
Released in 2007 off the album World Full of Blues.
Credits on this recording.
Duke Robillard – guitar, vocals
Sugar Ray Norcia – harp
“Sax” Gordon Beadle – tenor sax
Bruce Bears – piano
Marty Ballou – bass
Mark Teixeira – drums
I have a “Blues Nightmare” while I’m awake and inside of the genre wouldn’t have it any other way.