|The Delta Amps
The Delta Amps are majorly a collaborative blues act which features the core duo of Billy James(Vocs/harp) and John Turbill(Guits/Slide/vocs.) who have worked for many years around the mid north coast region [based at Coff harbour]. Billy is a respected winner in the Hohner Golden Harmonica Championships in The Tamworth Country Music festival for both 2006 & 2007. Billy James is an active session harmonica player/tutor. He has worked not only extensively with his own bands and duo's but as a member of The Airborne Blues Virus , The Stiffies, Blind Lemon [Bris.]and many others including doing a variety of shows with James T. [ex Canned Heat] and support spots for artists such as Radio Birdman, Lynwood Slim, The Last Volunteers, even Moving Pictures . A great authentic Harmonia Boogie style bluesman he plays harp music not unlike Sonny Boy Williamson, Al Wilson and Sonny Terry.
This exciting fun duo present not only original tunes but versions of John Lee Hooker, Harry Manx, JJ Cale, Dylan and much more. "Good ol' raw BBQ Blues".. Billy calls it. So get ready for lot's of 'foot stompin', fun with walls of great wailing harmonica, don't miss the cruisin' vibes of The Delta Amps.
|2006 Spellbound Music Entertainment|