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Hot Wires
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ABOUT

ORIGINAL ROCKY BLUESY WITH A SPRINKLING OF FUNK & PUNK
ANTI WAR STANCE-SONGS SUCH AS Think, Against The Grain
Led by seasoned blues harp player, vocalist and guitarist Dave Purple, Hot Wires deliver a bluesy & rocky mix of originals and covers played with a gritty passion
Dave’s songs cover a wide range of genres and influences from Blues, funk and rock and content can be unashamedly political or personal.
‘I make no apologies and say what I believe and feel through my music.’
The line up is guitar/harp/ vocals, bass, drums and tenor sax, all local established musicians

Screen name:
purple
Member since:
Feb 12 2006
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years together:
1
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
Age:
70 years

Influences

Little Walter/Sonny Boy Williamson/Junior Wells/Rory Gallagher/Peter Green/Willie Dixon/John Lee Hooker/Stones/Dylan/SRV/Walter Trout/Albert Collins/Tom Petty/Neil Young/Bruce Springsteen/Freddie King/Sonny Landreth/Bonnie Raitt/Elmore James/Joe Bonamassa/Canned Heat/Savoy Brown

Members Of Band

Dave Purple Guitar Harmonica & Vocals
Tim Jamfrey -Bass
Barry Mason-Drums
Guy Smith-Tenor Sax

EQUIPMENT

Marshall /Fender/ amps
Fender Strat/Tele
Hudson electro Acoustic
G&L 2000 bass with Ashdown amplification
Hohner Marineband & Lee Oskar harps

MUSIC

CALENDAR

Past Events

Hot Wires playing live at The Ale House Stroud