Then the show closes with an electrifying jam that has been thrilling audiences at every show. His popularity was marked by his winning the 2008 Blues Music Award for Entertainer Of The Year. King, Buddy Guy, Elmore James and Freddie King as guitar influences and Ray Charles, Wilson Pickett and James Brown as vocal influences. King asked Castro to open his summer concert tours. I call it Beatnik Jungle. He has been recording since the mid-1990s.
It won the 1997 Bay Area Music Award for Outstanding Blues Album, and Castro also took the award for Outstanding Blues Musician that same year. Keith Crossan, 2008 After a million miles of traveling, 10,00 gigs and 11 records with the Tommy Castro Band, I decided to make my own. In 2001 and 2002, B. He was signed to Blind Pig Records label and released Exception To The Rule in late 1996. If you close your eyes you will be convinced that you are listening to Otis Redding singing in 1967…tremendous. Castro received an open invitation to join King on stage for the nightly finale.
Since 1991, he has led his own bands, featuring a drummer, bass guitar player and saxophone player Keith Crossan has held the saxophone position for many years. As of 2009, he had added trumpeter Tom Poole and keyboards to the band. He names Mike Bloomfield, Elvin Bishop, Eric Clapton, B. In 2002 he was featured on the Bo Diddley tribute album Hey Bo Diddley - A Tribute! In 2007 the readers of BluesWax online magazine voted Painkiller as BluesWax album of the year. They either turn out a muddled mess, or inspire everyone involved to new heights of musical synergy. I hope you enjoy them. He began playing professionally in Bay Area cover-song bands in the 1970s.
Castro has released albums on the Telarc, 33rd Street and Heart And Soul and most recently on the Alligator label, as well as on Blind Pig. . It helps that , guitar , and sax, harmonica have different strengths, which complement one another nicely. His music has taken him from local stages to national and international touring. Отправной точкой послужил пример старшего брата, игравшего в любительской группе песни британских групп.
Днём Кастро работал в химчистке своего дяди, а в свободное время играл ради удовольствия, совсем не помышляя о карьере музыканта. It also helps having the renowned Double Trouble on board —Genevieve Williams, Amazon. His album Guilty of Love featured the last recording session for John Lee Hooker. In the 1980s he joined the Warner Bros. Исполнитель: Томми Кастро Альбом: Discography Год выпуска: 1993-2014 Жанр: Blues, soul, southern rock, chicago blues, rock and roll, soul-blues.
О музыке: Одна из ключевых фигур современного гитарного блюза. Кастро интуитивно потянулся в блюзу под влиянием радио, игравшего по тогдашней новой моде Cream, Клептона, Джонни Винтера, Майкла Блумфилда, Тадж Махала и т. His style has always been a hybrid of all his favorite genres. It also won the 2008 Blues Music Award for Contemporary Blues Album Of The Year. Родился в 1956 в городе Сан-Хосе, Калифорния в семье кровельщика, начал играть на гитаре в 10 лет. King Entertainer of the Year, and with his band, Band of the Year.
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