Brit Bluesman gets plum support slot

British blues rock guitarist and singer-songwriter, Ben Poole, has been added as special guest on Kenny Wayne Shepherd’s May 2015 UK tour. Poole, who’s “Live at the Albert Hall” album went to No.4 in the official Amazon UK blues chart, has been described as Britain’s brightest blues-rock guitar talent.

Poole will join five-time Grammy-nominated and multi-platinum-selling blues rock guitarist Kenny Wayne Shepherd on a 5-date UK tour that will culminate at the O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire in London on Wednesday April 15. Tickets can be booked online from The Gig Cartel or from the 24 hour box office: 0844 478 0898.

April 2015 UK Tour Dates

Salisbury City Hall April 10
Holmfirth Picturedrome April 11
Glasgow O2 ABC April 12
Aberdeen Lemon Tree April 13
London O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire April 15

The Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band features long-time vocalist Noah Hunt, plus drummer Chris Layton, a 2014 inductee into the Musicians Hall of Fame as a member of Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, ex-Firm bassist Tony Franklin and former Willie Nelson keyboardist Riley Osbourn.