About The Jimi Vincent Band
Formed in 1989, The Jimi Vincent Band plays rockin' blues. Comments are often made about how much fun the band has as they rattle the rafters and treat their listeners to an explosive musical experience. One can certainly feel the energy the band generates as they take the listener on a musical journey through the world of blues.
The Jimi Vincent Band is currently booking the 2010 festival season. The previous summer blues festival tours have brought many new listeners to their brand of the blues. They have opened shows for headliners Robert Cray, ElvinBishop, AnaPopovic, Albert Castiglia Tinsley Ellis, Bonnie Raitt, Kenny Neal, Keb Mo and John Lee Hooker Jr. The band has also opened for the great RobertLockwoodJr., BlueOyster Cult, Foghat, Mark Farner, Guy Davis, , and many others
When the band performed at the Heritage Music Festival in Wheeling, West Virginia, JVB was asked to be the host band for the after hours jam session held for all Heritage Festival performers. The audience went wild as The Anthony Gomes Band joined Jimi onstage for a truly memorable set . A number of other musicians took the stage as the blues burned well into the night.
The Jimi Vincent Band has performed three times at the International Blues Challenge held in Memphis Tennessee. Blues artists from around the world turn Beale Street into one of the most exciting blues festivals one could ever imagine.
The band has released its newest CD, "Been There, Done That... Won't Do That Again. It has a mix of original music and classic blues selections. Please check the Discography page for information on all Jimi Vincent Band CD's available