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Bobby Bradford's earliest memory of being moved by music was listening to his father play and sing at their home in Tennessee. Then, he heard Elmore James and Jimmy Reed and that was it.
Bobby Bradford
Bobby has spent his life playing music and is credited with being the father of contemporary Blues in Nashville, Tennessee. During the 70's and early 80's his bands, The Bradford Blues Band and Whitewolf, were the benchmark for Blues in Nashville and throughout the South. After serving his country in the U.S. Navy during the 80's, Bobby came back to Tennessee ready to sing about what he knows and feels. He began to develop a plan and assemble a group of players that fit his vision.
Bradford Electric

Bobby has played with some of the finest musicians around. Some have gone on to win Grammys and produce Oscar-nominated songs. He loved them all, but Bradford Electric is, in his words, "The Band I Always Wanted." All the musicians in Bradford Electric are superb in their own right, but together they present true ensemble playing that celebrates the subtle nuances of Blues. "This is Blues the way I hear it, a platform that allows me to interpret songs from my life, my way".

There is Chicago Blues, Delta Blues, Texas Blues, West Coast Blues, and then, there is Tennessee Blues, music that contains the tastes and sounds of Tennessee respectfully layered with Blues, Rock, Country and Jazz. Bradford Electric is like no other blues band around.

BIOS from Band's website.




Bradford Electric