Elvin Bishop

Member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame & Blues Hall of Fame

100 Years Of Blues – A Great Start On The Charts!

100 Years Of Blues – A Great Start On The Charts!

#1 Debut Billboard Blues Chart  #34 Debut Billboard Independent Albums Chart  #168 Debut Billboard Top 200 Chart  #2 Debut Living Blues September Radio Chart   #2 Most Added Americana Album Chart  AVAILABLE NOW! ORDER YOUR COPY TODAY!100 Years Of Blues is front-porch, down-home music with Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Bishop and Grammy-winning harmonica great...

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Elvin Bishop & Charlie Musselwhite – 100 Years Of Blues! Interview by Kid Andersen

Elvin Bishop & Charlie Musselwhite – 100 Years Of Blues! Interview by Kid Andersen

Order your copy today! https://smarturl.it/100yrs 100 Years Of Blues, the first-ever album together from blues legends Elvin Bishop & Charlie Musselwhite, will be available this Friday, Sept 25th. Elvin and Charlie sit down for a candid interview with the album’s engineer/producer Kid Andersen to discuss how the album came about, playing together, how they both came up with the blues...

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Blues Icons ELVIN BISHOP and CHARLIE MUSSELWHITE to release “100 YEARS OF BLUES” (Alligator Records) on Sept. 25

Blues Icons ELVIN BISHOP and CHARLIE MUSSELWHITE to release “100 YEARS OF BLUES” (Alligator Records) on Sept. 25

08/10/2020BLUES ICONS ELVIN BISHOP AND CHARLIE MUSSELWHITE TO RELEASE NEW ALLIGATOR RECORDS ALBUM, 100 YEARS OF BLUES, ON SEPTEMBER 25 ROLLING STONE:Elvin Bishop is a legendary guitarist…impeccable and spirited…a distinguished American player.Charlie Musselwhite, with unabashed excellence, sets the standard for blues harmonica. Alligator Records is pleased to announce the September 25, 2020...

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Video: Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio Plus! Lockdown!

Video: Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio Plus! Lockdown!

Message from Elvin Bishop: Well, we’re all kind of stuck at home in “lockdown” because of the pandemic and this crazy virus. Usually I bounce ideas off my band to see what they think. So I had an idea for a groove…with social distancing and all, I passed it along to my pal Bob Welsh…in the lo-tech way I operate 🙂 Next thing I knew Kid was in the loop and it just kept...

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A message from Elvin: Soothe Your Soul!

A message from Elvin: Soothe Your Soul!

Elvin Bishop Shout Out To Indie Retail! Elvin Bishop says in these difficult times, support your local indie record store! "Order up some blues and soothe your soul." #recordstoreday #RSD #indietretail #worldrecords #bluebeatmusic #CIMS #AIMS #DORS #shoponline #bluesmusic Posted by Elvin Bishop on Wednesday, April 8, 2020 Elvin Bishop says in these difficult times, support your local...

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Elvin hits the High Seas on 2 upcoming cruises!

Elvin hits the High Seas on 2 upcoming cruises!

The Elvin Bishop Band will sail on Rock Legends Cruise VIII Feb. 7-Mar. 2, 2020 (the cruise is sold out). Visit https://rocklegendscruise.com/rlc8/ for info! And, just announced (Open Cabin Sales have launched)… the Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruise #35 Southern Caribbean Oct. 25-Nov. 1, 2020. The cruise is currently 90% sold! Visit https://bluescruise.com/35-oct-2020/ for...

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New Shows Announced!

New Shows Announced!

Be sure to check the Shows page here: http://elvinbishopmusic.com/event/ Elvin and Charlie Musselwhite to appear in California and a few select East Coast dates! Much more . . .

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Grammy Award Nomination! “Best Traditional Blues Album”

Grammy Award Nomination! “Best Traditional Blues Album”

Legendary guitarist, singer and songwriter Elvin Bishop and his Big Fun Trio — Bob Welsh on piano and guitar and Willy Jordan on cajón (a hand-played Peruvian drumbox) and vocals — received a Grammy Award nomination in the Best Traditional Blues Album category for their 2018 Alligator Records album, Something Smells Funky ‘Round Here. Living Blues calls it “joyously...

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Stream Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio – Something Smells Funky ‘Round Here

Stream Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio – Something Smells Funky ‘Round Here

Elvin and his Big Fun Trio-mates (Willy Jordan on cajon and vocals, Bob Welsh on guitar and piano) serve up a fresh new helping of their good ‘n’ greasy blues and R&B, highlighted by the title track, a comic State of the Union address as only Elvin can deliver. Album includes four additional new originals, plus the Big Fun Trio takes on Elvin’s Right Now Is The Hour, Jackie Wilson’s (Your...

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First 250 pre-orders receive an autographed copy! Order by July 13th.

First 250 pre-orders receive an autographed copy! Order by July 13th.

PRE-ORDER YOUR COPY OF “SOMETHING SMELLS FUNKY ‘ROUND HERE” BY JULY 13TH! THE FIRST 250 WILL RECEIVE AN AUTOGRAPHED COPY Elvin and his Big Fun Trio-mates (Willy Jordan on cajon and vocals, Bob Welsh on guitar and piano) serve up a fresh new helping of their good ‘n’ greasy blues and R&B, highlighted by the title track, a comic State of the Union address as only the blues...

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New Gigs Added

New Gigs Added

A bunch of new Elvin Bishop Band & Big Fun Trio gigs have been added to the Shows page. Head on over there, we look forward to seeing ya out and about somewhere!

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Sail with Elvin… Win a Blues Cruise for 2!

Sail with Elvin… Win a Blues Cruise for 2!

Enter for your chance to win @ www.bluescruise.com/win Winner drawn August 15th Or… book your cabin NOW (tell ’em Elvin sent ya) at http://bluescruise.com/lrbc-29-oct-2017-southern-caribbean/ or by calling (816) 753-7979!

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Big Fun Trio Tee!

Big Fun Trio Tee!

Bruce and team @ Tinman Merchandising have done it again! • 100% pre-shrunk cotton • Crew neck • Classic look & feel Order yours here.

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Thu, Mar 23 – Sun, Mar 26 @ Jazz Alley in Seattle!!

Thu, Mar 23 – Sun, Mar 26 @ Jazz Alley in Seattle!!

The Pacific Jazz Institute at Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley welcomes rocking blues legend Elvin Bishop and his 6-piece band. Band members include Elvin Bishop (guitar/vox), Bob Welsh (guitar), Willy Jordan, Jr. (cajone/vox), Ruth Davies (bass), Steve Willis (keys/accordion/vox), Robert Cochran (drums/vox) and Ed Earley (trombone/vox) for four nights and six shows. Show times Thursday and Sunday...

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Elvin on Music On The Couch! Monday Feb 20th

Elvin on Music On The Couch! Monday Feb 20th

Tweed Funk’s Return & Elvin Bishop Visit www.blogtalkradio.com/musiconthecouch/2017/02/21/tweed-funks-return-elvin-bishop on Monday, Feb. 20th to stream! Elvin starts at 9:30pm CENTRAL (10:30pm Eastern; 8:30pm Mountain; 7:30pm Pacific). www.musiconthecouch.com

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Free Download! ELVIN BISHOP’S BIG FUN TRIO – AUTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE!

Free Download! ELVIN BISHOP’S BIG FUN TRIO – AUTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE!

Free Download! ELVIN BISHOP’S BIG FUN TRIO – AUTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE! Alligator is proud to unleash ELVIN BISHOP’S BIG FUN TRIO, the new collaboration between Rock And Roll Hall Of Famer and blues master Elvin Bishop – along with his friends, guitarist/pianist Bob Welsh and percussionist/vocalist Willy Jordan. The release date is Friday, February 10. Some autographed copies...

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Preview the New Release! Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio

Preview the New Release! Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio

Hear samples of the upcoming release Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio and pre-order from iTunes today! Available February 10, 2017. http://apple.co/2hFUG6p ELVIN BISHOP’S BIG FUN TRIO SET FOR FEBRUARY 10 RELEASE Deceptively loose but always tight…the raspy chuckle in Bishop’s singing and the sharp sting of his guitar are forceful and fresh, enduring and fun.     —Fresh Air, NPR I love...

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