The 2011 Louisiana state winner for the Texaco Country Showdown, Palmer is more than a singer and songwriter. He’s an entertainer. His high energy shows, along with his party atmosphere and songs, are just what the doctor ordered for a good time. Mixing in the influences of his past and present in many different genres, Palmer has found a sound that is truly his own. Palmer and his band currently tour the southern states, but are always looking to venture out farther.
Palmer is out of Northwest Louisiana providing premium entertainment. Playing the best of today’s country,and yesterdays favorites, while adding his own originals along the way. He put together a band in 2005 and has been performing over 150 shows per year, this group of both veteran musicians and fresh talent has become a favorite at many of the local venues in the Shreveport/Bossier City area. Additionally they have played regional establishments in Texas, Arkansas, Southern Louisiana, Mississippi, and numerous other parties and receptions. The band’s reputation for high energy live shows has allowed them to play such notable events as the James Burton Festival, Barksdale Air Force Base’s Summer Bash, BACA (Biker’s Against Child Abuse) Fundraisers, AFLAC yearly conventions, Louisiana state fair, the Jazz festival in Natchitoches, Louisiana, Geno’s 2008 Christmas Pajama Party, and Hard Rock Casino’s Roadhouse Live and Center bar. Also, they have opened for national recording artists Lee Brice ,Cross Canadian Ragweed, Love and Theft ,the Gin Blossoms, Fastball, and Blind Melon. They have also shared the stage with up and coming Nashville artists Trini Triggs, Jeremy McComb, Dirt Drifters, Mark McKinney, Stephen Pointer band, and the Ryan James band. Great for all events, Palmer and The Panhandlers delivers entertainment that always leaves audiences wanting more.
“My name is Billy DeVille & I am the Marketing and Entertainment Manager for Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi. I also manage Road House Live, one of the biggest Nightclubs on the MS Gulf Coast. We have Palmer play for us on a regular basis because of their high energy, natural charisma and great song selection. We can’t wait to have him back.” Billy DeVille Marketing and Entertainment Manager Hard Rock Biloxi Hotel & Casino
“A fun, energizing band that keeps the place hopping. They have a versatile approach to entertaining and interacting with a crowd! Our guests always have a great time when Palmer and the guys are on stage.” Mimi Floyd Marketing Manager SAM’S TOWN MARKETING
“This is by far one of the most entertaining, energetic, electrifying, and multi-talented group of musicians in the Southern Region. Each and every time they play in our room the crowd is pleased and begging for more” Tabatha H. Taylor Booking Agent ELDORADO CASINO RESORT
“Rarely is a band able to entertain age groups that span from 21 to 70 but they pulled it off. They are very professional and easy to work with. I recommend them to anyone who wants to book a great band.” Dedren Bailey Advertising & Entertainment Supervisor BOOMTOWN BOSSIER CASINO & HOTEL
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