John Turner. Chris Rivelli. Rusty Scott. Carl Gerhard. Alek Razdan. Website. roomful .com. Roomful of Blues is an American jump blues and swing revival big band based in Rhode Island. With a recording career that spans over 50 years, they have toured worldwide and recorded many albums.
For the last 50 Years Roomful of Blues has become legendary in the Blues World. Roomful has toured the world and recorded over 25 albums. With five Grammy nominations and a slew of music awards and accolades Roomful has become a recognized leader in their genre.
Roomful Of Blues. Perfil: Roomful of Blues is an American blues and swing revival big band formed in Providence, Rhode Island, USA, in 1967. With a recording career that spans over 50 years, they have toured worldwide and recorded many albums. Until 1979 the band was fronted by Duke Robillard .
Roomful of Blues' self-titled 1977 disc on Island Records, produced by Joel Dorn and the great Doc Pomus, reveals a powerful and entertaining approach to material from Noble "Thin Man" Watts, Chick Willis, Aaron Walker, Lou Willie Turner, and others.
According to DownBeat magazine, Roomful of Blues “are in a class by themselves.” With their masterful combination of jumping, horn-heavy, hard-edged blues and R&B, it’s no wonder why the great Count Basie called them “the hottest blues band I ever heard.”
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