Carvin has received numerous awards and recognition. In Arizona, he was awarded New Times' "Entertainer of the Year" award in 1997, "Best Guitarist" in 1998 by Get Out Magazine, and Char's Has the Blues named him "Best Guitarist of the Year" for three years in a row. The Band received the Arizona Entertainment Award for "Best Blues Band of the Year" in 1993, and was voted "Best Blues Band" from 1994 through 1996 by the New Times' Reader's poll. Carvin also received the New Times Music Showcase award for the Best Blues Band in 2006. Visit Carvin's 'press' page on his website for various reviews written about the band. Carvin has been featured in Experience Hendrix Magazine and Guitarist Magazine voted Carvin into “The 50 greatest blues guitarists who ever walked the earth!” in January 2001.
Carvin Jones is a young cat out of Phoenix who I think is the next up-and-coming blues player. - Eric Clapton, Top Blues Guitarist
"Carvin Jones is one of the brightest young stars on the blues scene today." - Albert Collins, Legendary Blues Guitarist
English Fans label Carvin "THE KING" Welsh Media say he's "the new Jimi Hendrix" ". . . one of the best blues guitarists in the world . . ." London Surrey News
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