Australian blues artist SIMON KINNY-LEWIS has performed/recorded with the cream of the blues crop including Robben Ford, Chris Cain, Josh Smith, Kirk Fletcher and many more. Not only recognised as a virtuoso guitarist but also as an impressive singer and songwriter, Simon’s approach has been described as a musical intersection in which tradition, modern tendencies and personal style are enriched by pure emotional release.
His band features a Stella line up; Tony Boyd - Drums ( Eric Steckel, Josh Smith )
Victor Rounds - Bass ( Tommy Emmanuel, Paul Butterfield Blues Band ) Shannon Stitt - Keys ( Karen Lee Andrews )
He has released 8 albums to date with three latest #1’s on The Australian Blues and Roots Airplay Charts. His latest album “ King Biscuit ” ( 2021 ) produced by Guitar legend Robben Ford and Grammy award winning engineer Casey Wasner is receiving great international recognition in the highest ranks of the Blues scene.
Absolutely wonderful playing, you can hear the smiles on their faces as they bust through this set. Great on all fronts. - Josh Smith - leading US blues guitarist.
Simon has a great command on the guitar and vocals along with wonderful songs, teaming up with my friend Robben Ford to make a great, contemporary blues record.” - Kirk Fletcher - leading US blues guitarist.
5-time Grammy Winner Steve Lukather (Guitarist from Toto, Michael Jackson) commenting on Simon’s 2016 album ‘Street Blues’. “Great man. Your voice has a little Bonamassa in it...which is cool. Love the tune too. KILLER solo!”