Skinny Velvet

US Charlotte, NC Blues / Rock / Southern Soul


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Sounds Like: Joe Bonamassa, Philip Sayce, Eric Gales, The Jimi Hendrix Experience Official Page, Allman Brothers Band

Manager: Mojo Mafia Entertainment, Inc. in cooperation with:, Harty Wiedemann

Bio: Skinny Velvet is now being called the "New Ministers of Southern Soul"! A blues-soaked,Rock-n- Funk, fried in a cast-iron skillet!!
The band consists of drummer Philipp Barry, guitarist/vocalist Ben Robinson, bassist/vocalist Jim Bolt and Hammond Organ/ piano player Neil Bartley.

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“What can I say? DAMN! These guys brought tears to my eyes at Brackens Blues Club in Maryville, TN last week. So sad they were "passing through". Love to catch them on the flip side some day soon.”
—  Denise Hucks, Facebook
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Twitter_icon_for_status: Fantastic crowd tonight. Wonderful venue we hope to return soon. Thanks Deland Florida. http://t.co/CoeWatkopx

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Q: Question to Ben: How many and what brand of guitars do you use during a typical engagement? Modified?
A: Ben uses several modified Laguna guitars, and he also plays an Epiphone Dot Series 335.

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