The Bobby Young Project / Bio

For over fifty years Bobby has had a love affair with music, and the guitar. Strongly influenced by the likes of Hendrix, Clapton, Alvin Lee, Leslie West, Sly Stone and Freddie Stone, he has played and recorded with a long list of people including; The Natural Four, Sugar Pie DeSanto, Richard "Dimples" Fields, John Lee Hooker, Maria Muldaur, Jimmy McCracklin, Craig Horton, Snooky Flowers, Cool Papa, Archie Lee Hooker, and Zakiya Hooker.
Bobby also had the honor of doing guitar work on the Cd's "From Clarksdale To Heaven - Remembering John Lee Hooker", and "John Lee Hooker, Face to Face". The "BYP" is made up of, Nick Young-guitar, Greg "Gman" Simmons-bass, Tarika Lewis-violin, Erin Honeywell-vocals, Latrosse Harris-drums, Gig Anderson-keyboards, and on special occasions, Bay Area Blues Hall of Fame inductee, Wylie Trass-vocals.

General Info

Band Members
Nick Young - Guitar, Latrosse Harris - Drums, Tarika Lewis - Violin, Greg "G-Man" Simmons - Bass, Gig Anderson - Keyboard, Bobby Young - Guitar, Erin Honeywell - Vocals
Artist Name
The Bobby Young Project
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Active Since
Blues / Classic Rock / Funk

Contact Info

Oakland, CA
Sylvia Young

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