New England’s legendary, and award-winning blues rock guitarist, Bob Wolfman makes his 9 Wallis debut with his new world-class band!
“Simply one of the best guitarists in the U.S. today!“
“A force to be reckoned with, Wolfman has blistering technique and plays with an intensity and refinement that speaks to his deep musicality.”
—Joyce Kulhawik-Arts and Entertainment critic
Known for his scorching solos and gutsy vocals Bob and his killer band (including Bruce Mattson of the GREGG ALLMAN BAND) will be performing tunes by Hendrix, Robben Ford, Jeff Beck and many Wolfman originals!
Bob Wolfman is a legendary guitarist/vocalist in Boston and New England. He has gained recognition as one of the leading guitarist/vocalists on the East Coast since the nineteen nineties as a leader of his Bob Wolfman Band.
An extremely versatile musician, Wolfman is well versed in Blues, Rock and Jazz. He has performed, recorded and/or toured with such greats as keyboard genius – Chick Corea, the “Godfather “of Jazz/Rock Fusion – Larry Coryell, New York studio session icon/producer – Joe Beck, legendary bassist for Weather Report/Joe Zawinul – Victor Bailey, one of the world’s top drummers – Kenwood Dennard, Bassist for Ahmad Jamal – James Cammack, sax giant for Van Morrison – John Payne, the Queen of Boston Blues Toni Lynn Washington, Blues/Jazz harmonica icon – Mike “Turk” Richards, legendary New England harmonica player James Montgomery, and many more! He has played on several hundred recordings as a session guitarist. Bob has performed in 21 countries on four continents in every type of venue, ranging from coffee houses, nightclubs, colleges and theaters to large concert halls and stadiums.
Growing up in New York City Bob had played at notable venues such as The Bottom Line, B.B.King’s, Mikell’s, Boomer’s, Kenny Castaway’s, and too many more to list. Living in the Boston area since the late seventies, Bob has performed at The House of Blues, Sculler’s, Johnny D’s, Night Stage, Ryle’s, Sandy’s, Paul’s Mall/Jazz Workshop, Jonathan Swift’s, NighStage, Jack’s, Harper’s Ferry, The Regent Theatre, The Hatch Shell on The Boston Esplanade, The Firehouse Center for The Arts, Berklee Performance Center, The Regattabar, The Bull Run Restaurant, Blue Ocean Music Hall, and too many more to list. 9 Wallis will be added to this list on August 3rd!
A graduate of the prestigious Berklee College of Music, Bob earned a Performance Degree and thus rounded out his many years on the road touring and recording with a formal education in music. A widely known and highly respected educator, Bob founded the famed Wolfman’s School of Music in Boston, which served as a prep school for Berklee College of Music as well as other college music programs. Bob is also a prolific composer, producer, and author.
This show is the jumpstart for Wolfman’s Jimi Hendrix tribute CD Kickstarter!! Come enjoy and be a part of this special event!