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Skinny Velvet

Skinny Velvet

Blues / Rock / Southern Soul Charlotte, NC  US
Heart of Stone
Heart of Stone
Blue Sky Sanity
Blue Sky Sanity
Waiting For Ya Baby
Waiting For Ya Baby


Skinny Velvet - "Whipping Post" -  6/1/13



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  • The Boulton Brothers Band (Artist)
    The Boulton Brothers Band
    Hey.., Gooooood vibes here!!....................... Please drop by and have a listen to our playlist if you have time .......,TBBB
  • LOST CITY BAND (Artist)
    Stellar tracks SV !! Peace, LCB/jeffrey
  • Mary Anne Clarkson Barkley (Fan)
    Mary Anne Clarkson Barkley
    Skinny Velvet is a blues, rock, southern soul band that rocks the house every time with authentic original music that keep you coming back. Guitar prodigy, Ben Robinson, was featured on the Letterman Show and played live at the Apollo Theatre when he was just 7! Bandmates, Jim Bolt, Phil Barry and Neil Bartley are known in the industry for solid, pitch perfection and crowd pleasing blues! #1 Blues band in Charlotte 2013, Semi-finalist at the IBC!
  • Lawyers Guns & Money (Artist)
    Lawyers Guns & Money
    Great times in Memphis guys. So good to see ya.
    Awesome tunes, great job! All the best from Orange Blues Band.
  • Monkey Paw Finger (Artist)
    Monkey Paw Finger
    "Waiting For Ya Baby" Is A Smokin' Tune!


  • Philly and Bolt with Blues Legend Tommy Castro!
  • Bolt and Ben with guitar great Eric Gales


Jim Bolt


Ben Robinson


Philipp Barry



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



Recent Blogs

Skinny Velvet wins Charlotte Music Award!
May 2, 2012

Skinny Velvet was chosen as the 2012 Charlotte Music Awards "Rock Showcase" Winn... [more]

Skinny Velvet added to Blues Pros Talent's roster
Apr 26, 2012

We here at Skinny HQ are extremely happy to announce thet Blues Pros Talent out ... [more]


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Q: I do the Monday night Blues on WSGE 91.7. At 9 pm I do a local segment. If you can send me a link I will get you on.

A: Hey Brother, Contact us through our website @ www.skinnyvelvet.net We're always open to doing radio spots. We appreciate your support.

Asked by Blackwings Choir. Answered on Sun Aug 31 2014

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