From: TN, United States
Genre: Blues, southern rock, delta blues
The Delta Crush Band boasts some of the very best musicians in the world. They rule Memphis' Beale Street with a huge sound that includes a gifted guitarist, a pounding rhythm section, dirty delta harmonica, smooth vocal stylings, and one of the meanest 4 piece horn sections anywhere.
Yes, you will recognize some of the names in the band as premier musicians in the blues/rock/country world, but these heavy hitters share the spotlight in the Delta Crush Band to garner a common interest...One of the biggest and best blues sounds ever to emerge from the delta area!
Here is a brief introduction to the awesome artists who combine to create the sound that is The Delta Crush Band:
Crush: Guitar - Played previously with Memphis and Beale Street legend, Blind Mississippi Morris. Morris cut his blues teeth while being raised in the home of Howlin' Wolf and his mamma!
Charles (Saxopohone), Steve (Trumpet), Swavo (Trumbone) and Slick Nick (Slick Nick (Trumpet) : The House of Horns - These guys previously played with Buddy Guy and lend a little Chicago flavor to the band's delta sound...
Vocals are handled by Smokin' Joe Sam, a veteran of the blues. A well known and respected veteran of "Memphis style blues".
Playing piano, B-3 organ and blowing a mean harmonica is another journeyman who has shared the stage with the biggest acts in the music business, Russ Wheeler.
The Delta Crush Band's big blues sound is rounded out by the rhythm section with Mudbone on bass and Boogeyman brian on drums.
Together these awesome blues artists make up the blues juggernaut known as The Delta Crush Band...Check it out music lovers!