Elvin Bishop Official Website

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)...

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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...

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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)....

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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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Elvin headlining at blues fest in Simsbury

Elvin headlining at blues fest in Simsbury

Elvin Bishop will appear at the Simsbury Meadows Performing Arts Center in Simsbury, CT on Sept. 17. Bishop will headline the day-long 2 Left Feet Blues Festival which features nine performers with doors opening at 10 a.m. Also performing on the bill are The Electrix featuring Buddy Guy’s former lead guitarist Scott Hold and Mark Telesca. Tickets for the event are $40 with tiered VIP...

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Jazzfest review: Elvin Bishop and Charlie Musselwhite

Jazzfest review: Elvin Bishop and Charlie Musselwhite

Elvin Bishop on guitar and Charlie Musselwhite on harmonica performing at the Ottawa Jazz Festival. Thursday June 23, 2016. Errol McGihon Jazzfest review: Elvin Bishop and Charlie Musselwhite PETER ROBB, OTTAWA CITIZEN | Published on: June 23, 2016 TD Ottawa International Jazz Festival: Mainstage Confederation Park The TD Ottawa International Jazz Festival opened with several shades of the blues...

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Elvin & The Big Fun Trio return to Prairie Home Companion Sat., May 14th! Tune in…

Elvin & The Big Fun Trio return to Prairie Home Companion Sat., May 14th! Tune in…

May 14, 2016 Land of the Skies INB Performing Arts Center | Spokane, WA | Get Tickets This week: we’re live from the INB Performing Arts Center in Spokane, Washington, just a few steps from the majestic waterfalls on the Spokane River. Bluesman Elvin Bishop is bringing his Big Fun Trio — with Bob Welsh on guitar and Willy Jordan Jr. on percussion — up from the Bay Area to lay down a few searing...

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Congrats! Elvin to be inducted into Blues Hall of Fame

Congrats! Elvin to be inducted into Blues Hall of Fame

On May 4, 2016, Elvin, Eddy Clearwater, Jimmy Johnson, John Mayall, and The Memphis Jug Band will each take their places beside performers who have been deemed by a group of blues scholars and industry veterans to be the Best in the Blues. Each of these musicians has carved his place in blues history. Bishop’s beginnings with the Paul Butterfield Blues Band to his more recent recognition for the...

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Four Nights & Six Shows @ Jazz Alley! Thu. 2/25 thru Sun. 2/28

Four Nights & Six Shows @ Jazz Alley! Thu. 2/25 thru Sun. 2/28

The Pacific Jazz Institute at Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley welcomes blues legend Elvin Bishop and his band for four nights and six shows. Band members are Ed Earley (trombone and percussion), Bob Welsh (guitar and piano), Ruth Davis (bass) S. E. Williks (keys and accordion) and Bobby Cochran (drums and vocals). Show times Thursday at 7:30p, Friday and Saturday at 7:30p and 9:30p and Sunday at...

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Missed Elvin & his “Big Fun Trio” on Prairie Home Companion? Listen here!

Missed Elvin & his “Big Fun Trio” on Prairie Home Companion? Listen here!

On Saturday, November 7th, Elvin Bishop appeared live on the nationally syndicated radio program A Prairie Home Companion. Bishop, along with his Big Fun Trio, performed “Old School” from his award-winning Alligator release, Can’t Even Do Wrong Right, along with two other songs. If you missed the broadcast, you can listen to the segments featuring Elvin Bishop here:...

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Nov. 7th – Elvin & his Big Fun Trio return to Prairie Home Companion

Nov. 7th – Elvin & his Big Fun Trio return to Prairie Home Companion

This week: we’re heading to Bemidji, Minnesota for a live broadcast from the Sanford Center, up near the headwaters of the Mississippi River. Elvin Bishop will be along with his Big Fun Trio (featuring Bob Welsh and Willy Jordan) to bring a little southern blues to the northwoods. Plus: scripts and Minnesota scenes from our Royal Academy of Radio Actors — Tim Russell, Sue Scott, and Fred...

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