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ArtistsBilly Nelson - Billy is currently playing lead guitar for Jeremy McComb who is on Parallel Records/CO5. Jeremy's first single "Wagon Wheel" came out on radio stations across the county in June, 2007. They will kick off a late summer tour with Travis Tritt towards the end of July. So, be on the lookout for Jeremy and his new single with Billy on lead guitar. The video will be out soon. Billy is a great guitarist and a real nice guy to talk to. So, check out his website for upcoming concert locations.
Greg Belt. Greg is the lead guitarist for West of Nowhere in my former hometown of Dallas, TX. Trust me, these guys are a big deal in the Big D (and beyond). If want to catch the W.0.N. live, check them out on tour in a town near you.
Kristofer Dahl - Kristofer is a Swedish guitar player who plays in the progressive/instramental band Artifex. He has a cool instructional website with licks and tablature. Check it out.
Shady - Mick Squires, sound engineer and manager of the band Shady, has purchased strings from StringThis for 4 1/2 years. Shady is based in the seaside resort town Blackpool, UK. If your ever in Blackpool for a holiday, look up Mick and his band Shady.
Steve Power -Steve is a musical veteran who has been performing in Texas and Wales for over 25 years. His song “Money and Fun” was No.1 in the Alternative Country Chart and “Charlene” No.2 in the Cardiff Talent Chart. You can purchase Steve's latest CD on his website or at CDBaby.com. Steve is currently in the studio with a new band called "Steve Power and His Loud Band". For his new recording, he assembled this group from a fantastic group of players. They include David Miller from Asleep at the Wheel, former Johnny Cash piano player Earl Poole Ball, and legendary guitarist Casper Rawls.Check him out at www.stevepower.us.
Vince Bell - Vince Bell is a Texas music icon. His last two albums Texas Plates and Live in Texas have both received rave reviews. Visit Vince's website to learn about his inspirational comeback after a car crash in 1982.
The Ryan Davis Band - The Ryan Davis Band is an Austin, TX based touring act. Their rootsy, acoustic sound, infused with funky bass riffs has caught on quickly among their fans in the Live Music Capital of the World and is rapidly spreading across the nation. For an opportunity to purchase their CDs and to see more, go to http://www.ryandavismusic.com/ or http://www.myspace.com/ryandavismusic.
Dave Mcgrath - Dave Mcgrath is a singer/songwriter from Upstate New York currently recording his second album. You can check out Dave and listen to samples of his music at http://www.davemcgrath.com/
Kevin Miller- Kevin is a fiddle player from North Carolina. Kevin has been part of opening acts for Trick Pony, Sons of the Desert, Perfect Stranger, and Blake Shelton. He toured for awhile with Derryl Perry's band and has opened for Tracy Byrd, Diamond Rio, and Josh Gracin. In 2005, Kevin was hired by Tone-Box Records recording artist Eddie Bush. He is currently on tour with artist Adam D Tucker and performing over 200 shows per year in over 25 states. All of this touring and playing certainly keeps him busy buying strings from STRINGTHIS.COM!!!
JoHell and the Red Roosters- They are a rockin' blues band from Montreal, Canada. JoHell is currently touring the U.S. and Europe. To hear some of their tunes and purchase their merchandise, you can visit their two websites at www.johell.ca and www.myspace.com/johellandtheredroosters.
Nunos on Sixth- When you go to Nuno's On Sixth, and experience the Live Blues Music Scene in Austin, you will ask yourself, "Why haven't I been to a blues club lately?" At Nuno's On Sixth, it is our goal to insure that you have a great time, a good drink the way you like it, and most of all hear great music. You never know who may drop in at Nuno's and join in on a jam. In the past, Peter Stroud, Sheryl Crowe's guitarist stopped in and played with Alan Haynes, the legendary, Hubert Sumlin,Pinetop Perkins, Guitar Shorty, Daddy Ivan from Chicago, and G.E. Smith band from New York City. Come downtown to Nuno's On Sixth for great music and make a memory. Open 7 days a week!!!! visit:www.nunosonsixth.com or www.myspace.com/nunosonsixth
Buddy and Tina Wright - Multi-instrumentalists singers/songwriters Buddy and Tina Wright have opened for many top acts including Grammy award winners Randy Travis, Waylon Jennings and Keb’ Mo’. Their numerous TV appearances includes TNN Ducks Unlimited, a documentary on CNN, and the award winning documentary on CMT entitled Waiting In The Wings. 2008 recipients of NEA Masterpieces Artist Award. They studied under Jess Levin of the University of North Carolina, Arkady Fomin of the Dallas Symphony and Dr. Springer of Fort Worth Symphony. Combining a remarkable mix of Piedmont, Appalachia, ballads, old-time, folk songs and originals. The Buddy and Tina Wright Band forms a solid collection of music double-guaranteed to entertain, educate, and amaze. They also have an interactive Traditional American Heritage Music Program for schools and libraries. Check them out at www.buddyandtina.com or www.myspace.com/buddyandtina