The Chase Walker Band is an American blues, roots rock and soul band based in Nashville TN and Riverside CA. Exploding onto the scene with genuine hell raisin', vinyl-worthy American blues rock and soul, Chase Walker’s guitar virtuosity, powerful vocals, and roof raising performances landed him on NBC’s The Voice in 2016, and garnered comparisons to greats like Johnny Lang and Rory Gallagher.
In just a few short years, young, Chase Walker has already become an award winning musician and songwriter and caught the attention of Guitar World Magazine, (”next Blues hero”) Guitar Player Magazine and by Ultimate Guitar.com (“next big thing in Blues”). American Blues Scene called Chase Walker one of the “Top 10 Musicians Under 18 You Need to Know” and Blues Rock Review named him among the top 5 “2016 Artists to Know”.
Following the release of Unleashed, named “Best Debut Album”, in 2014, Chase Walker Band’s anticipated second album Not Quite Legal received immediate and extensive attention with airplay in over 50 countries, selection as an iTunes featured album, and a debut at #16 on iTunes Blues music chart. NQL spent more than 15 weeks on the Roots Music Radio Charts topping at #8 and producing a #1 single and three top ten singles.
Not Quite Legal conjures up images of great bands like Band of Gypsys, Black Crowes and The Black Keys with blues, rock and R&B swirled together to create a distinctive sound that resonates with modern fans.
Chase Walker Band was nominated for the highly prestigious International Independent Music Award (The IMAs) in both the Best Blues Album (Not Quite Legal) and Best Cover Song (Red House) categories. Past nominees include Macy Gray, Meghan Trainor, Koko Taylor, Jackson Browne, Ike Turner, Jeff Healey, Martin Sexton and many, many more.
Chase Walker Band has spent the past few years launching their high energy blues rock experience on clubs and festivals across the United States with greats like Kenny Loggins, B.B. King, Tab Benoit, Devon Allman, Cyril Neville, Eric Lindell, Walter Trout, Mike Zito, Royal Southern Brotherhood, Eric Sardinas, the Delgado Brothers and Kingfish! Chase Walker Band has fans on their feet, building a loyal following of fans saying “Chase Walker Band was AWESOME! I would see them again in a heartbeat!” Chattie Krugg – Ticketmaster.
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