Love Blues? You'll love the Harvey Dalton Arnold Band! Come to the Pittsboro Roadhouse and bring your friends!
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Manager: Steven B. Hill
Bio: The Harvey Dalton Arnold Band exploded onto the North Carolina music scene just two months after forming, winning the 2011 Triangle Blues Society Competition and representing the state in the prestigious 2011 International Blues Challenge in Memphis, TN. The band has been rocking & rolling audien...See Full Bio
“Now in its second year, the Burlington-based band is putting together a six-song EP for national Internet release, Arnold said. “It’s really sounding good, and we’re writing all the time. It’s exciting to have a vehicle to do that,” he said. Arnold plays slide guitar and sings lead vocals. Other band members are Kim Shomaker, lead guitar; Darrell Young, bass; and Tim Carey, drums. Their Chicago-influenced amalgam of blues and rock can be heard at reverbnation.com. There are danceable blues like “Ain’t Got Love” and “Stay Here With Me A While,” and the slow burner “Baby You.” On the latter tune, Shomaker delivers a melodic and emotionally expressive solo. The guitarists have different approaches to the instrument, Arnold said. “My style is much less technical and pull-it-out-of-your-gut. … Kim is just world class, awesome. People have commented that we complement each other. It’s such a contrast,” he said. Read more: The Herald-Sun - Learning to p”