Barnes Blues Band
Helmed by Bobby Tench (Jeff Beck, Humble Pie, Freddie King) this band play high calibre blues rock attracting a broad fan base. Guitarist Papa George also brings vocals to the party with Peter Rees, Gary Moore's long standing bass player and drummer Darby Todd who has recently toured with Carl Verheyen and Martin Barre (Jethro Tull), forming the rhythm section.
Bobby Tench's career spans forty five years as an internationally respected vocalist and guitarist. He is best known for his work with Jeff Beck, Hummingbird, Freddie King, Van Morrison, Humble Pie and Streetwalkers. www.bobbytench.co.uk
Papa George is a respected U.K blues guitarist/vocalist who has recorded with his own band and as a solo artist. www.papageorge.co.uk
Pete Rees is an established London based bass player, best known as a long time member of Gary Moore's touring and studio band line-up. www.peterees.co.uk
Darby Todd has worked and made live appearances with an eclectic host of artists including The Darkness, Robert Plant, Gary Moore, Buddy Whittington, Martin Barre (Jethro Tull), Carl Verheyen and Kee Marcello. www.darbytodd.com
Paul Jobson (occasional keyboard player) has toured with Trafficker and fronts his own band Cut the funk. He has also backed Chaka Khan, Joss Stone and Debbie Bonds amongst others.