1414 Alaskan Way, Seattle, 98101, WA, United States
Tonight's show features The Seattle Firefighters Pipes & Drums, The Muddy Sons, The Modern Relics, & The DRUMMERBOY all-star blues band featuring Mark DuFresne (harmonica, vocals), Tom "T-Boy" Boyle (guitar), Ben Rice (guitar), Jim Miller (bass), and Jeff "Drummerboy" Hayes.
Drummerboy emphasizes the traditional blues styles:Texas, Chicago, New Orleans, Delta, and jump.
Jeff Hayes has been banging his drums on a dozen recordings with five different bands that included top talent from Washington, Oregon, Mississippi, Colorado and the U.K. Playing live is where Jeff is home and he has graced the stages of the major festivals in the Pacific NW and several national festivals including the San Felipe Blues Festival in San Felipe Mexico, King Biscuit Blues Festival in Helena, AK and the Waterfront Blues Festival in Portland, OR. He has played along side such greats such as Pinetop Perkins, Michael Burke, Bob Margolin, Mookie Brill, Peter Damann, Eden Brent, John-Alex Mason, Robbie Jordan and Eric “Two Scoops” Moore. His stellar skin-bashing has earned 6 “Best of the Blues” awards from the Washington Blues Society including “best drummer” in 2008, 2 Inland Empire Blues Society “Empire” Awards, a Cascade Blues Society “Muddy” Award, and a KING 5 TV “Best of Western Washington” Award.
Artist website: drummer-boy.org