We are followers of the three Kings: BB, Albert, and Freddie. We also listen to a lot of Buddy Guy, Howlin’ Wolf and Muddy Waters. Our music is red hot funky blues.The kind that makes people dance.
Bottleneck Blues Band was voted Best New Blues Act in 2015 and nominated for the Best CD of the Year by the Cascade Blues Association. The band was a featured act at The Waterfront Blues Festival, Cathedral Park Jazz Festival, The Vancouver Wine and Jazz Festival, The Illwaco Seafood Blues Fest, The Kalama Blues Festival, The Taste of Tacoma, The Wallace Idaho Blues Festival, The Gorge Blues Festival, and was the headliner at The Peninsula Blues Festival and The Crawdad Festival.
Bottleneck is fronted by Noah Bell and is backed up by an all-star lineup with Randy Monroe on the bass guitar (Linda Hornbuckle Band), Franklin Spicer (Pegasus Project) on keys and Don Worth (Lloyd Jones) kickin’ the drums. Bottleneck plays red-hot funky dance blues designed to make your body move. They are currently debuting new material on their second album “Storm Bringer.” The title track is going to be featured on next years KGON’s Waterfront Blues Festival 2019 CD. Their first CD “Twenty First Century Blues” was warmly received and the second has been doing even better. The band keeps getting big and better shows. They are currently in a regular rotation of regional clubs.