updated May 2007
ADRIAN BYRON BURNS
Adrian has twice been voted Top British Acoustic Artist of The Year by the British Blues Connection / readers of Blues In Britain Magazine - a well deserved recognition for the funky troubadour who mixes modern blues songs with highly individual versions of popular covers, including The Beatles & Bill Withers numbers.
Few African-American blues singers have 'such a natural & rich voice as this charismatic performer.' Released his latest CD, the excellent 'Back To The Wood' towards the end of 1998 to critical acclaim, including Henry Ayrton's (Northern Blues) 'album of the year'.
As well as solo gigs Adrian plays in a trio, MIB featuring the famous jazz guitarist Jim Mullen, who has played with the Average White Band, Kokomo, Morrisey-Mullen, Brian Auger's Oblivion Express, etc) and bass player Roger Innis. They have appeared at the Leicester Jazz Festival in this format. Adrian has toured with Bill Wyman & The Rhythm Kings & features on some of their albums.
Check Adrian's website for details at:http://www.adrianburns.com
You can also E-mail Adrian at:firstname.lastname@example.org