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Robert Allen Jr. Blues Duo
Best known for being the hardest working bluesman in Wisconsin! Robert’s sound starts with soulful vocal harmonies that turn heads everywhere they perform. Their voices and guitars seem to meld into one to create unforgettable sounds. Robert doesn’t so much play the guitar, he masters it. Flying up and down the neck in a blur of hands, and playing solos with razor sharpness, he gives off energy that rockets from the stage. Not even stopping between tunes he lays down one groove after another. Robert acts the blues gunslinger part perfectly, strolling around the crowd and sliding up to fans as he plays effortlessly, Roberts sound is custom tuned for packed clubs and festivals where sheer passion washes over his listeners. You can’t help but appreciate the level of passion he pumps into every note. Robert Allen Jr. is a musician who has it figured out and knows how to connect with his audience. Rick Holmes on Bass and vocals is best known as the “King” of the Milwaukee blues scene. He has worked non-stop for over 40 years. Dedicating his life to live music. He has played with Buddy Miles, Steve Allen ,Greg Koch toured Canada, Europe, and Brazil. He’s worked with Jim Liban, Steve Cohen, Cadillac Pete, the Moss brothers, recorded with Barrel House Chuck, Billy Flynn, Blues Disciples, Soul Patrol, Chesterfield Kings with Scott Sharrard (Greg Allman Band) , Terry Frank , Matt Tyner, PJ Barth (Beth Hart) , Zoot Suit Boogie ,Nicole Sweet, Tommy Greywolf. Played with Southbound, Those Spanic Boys, Peter Mac, Brian Lee, Reveren Raven & CSAB, Perry Weber, Paul Black, Paul Flipowitz, Chuck Might , Willie Higgins, Melvin Rhyme, Le Crew, Jack Grassel, Gary Casper, Swinging Kools ,Joey Cross, Waltzing Tunas ( Blue Hand ) Rick has been playing with Robert Allen Jr. over 20 years. Together they deliver a incredible performance every time they take the stage!