Here are some photos from recent gigs and tours, along with publicity shots for the "Louis' Blues" CD.
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Me with the band from Columbus, Ohio, that backed me on my Midwest tour in September 2006. The four guys from left to right are Steve Perakis – bass, Eric Blume – drums, Jimmy Rogers – piano, and Sean Carney – guitar.
Me at The Thirsty Ear Tavern in Columbus, Ohio. 2006
Me with "King Saxe" Gene Walker at a campaign fundraiser for Ohio governor, Ted Strickland.
Me with the Sean Carney Band at Fat Fish Blue September 2006.
Me with Gary Smith at The Poor House Bistro on my birthday!
Me with Little David Rose on bass at Biscuits and Blues. Sept. 2006.
Barbara and Bill Roach. Sexy senior citizens boogie down to Louis' Blues at Biscuits and Blues. Sept. 2006.
Barnes and Noble Bookstore in San Jose with Louis' Blues.
Marvin on guitar, Tim Wagar on bass, Marty Dodson on drums.
Half Moon Bay Brewing Company with Marvin Greene on guitar. 2006.
Me with The Dirty Cats (formerly The High Rollers) at Lou's Pier 47 in San Francisco on May 17, 2006. The players are Bruce Todd on guitar, Tim Wagar on bass, and Randy Hayes on Drums.
Me at R.J. Mischo's Blues Harp Blast at The Mojo Lounge in Fremont. The players are Hans Bosse on Drums, Kedar Roy on bass, and Bob Welsh on guitar.
Me with Doug Deming and the Jewel Tones, rocking the house at the Budweiser Blues Festival
On stage at the Budweiser Blues Festival
With Doug Deming and the Jewel Tones at the Budweiser Blues Festival
Taking a break between shows.
It can't be loitering if you're making music.
Have harps, will travel.
Any opportunity to catch up on my scales … .
The CD's finally done!
A studio shot with my essential equipment.