Brad Wilson is a California guitarslinger who plays rocked-up blues and is a charismatic and talented guitarist, vocalist and songwriter. Performing over 100 shows a year, Brad has become known as a smokin' hot Blues player who can rock the house all night long with the best of them. His songwriting has a hard-charging Americana/Blues/Roots style. His guitar playing is contemporary blues and he can rip on lead. Brad's live show is presented with spirit and class.
Brad and his band have a soulful Americana sound with Brad tapping into all his sources of inspiration. His concerts are the kind of high-octane performances that have made him a standout hit at countless concert series, clubs, wineries and major events. Brad's energetic shows and entertaining appeal have made him a repeat performer at many of the West Coast's biggest festivals!
The Rollin' Blues Thunder 2015 Tour kicks off February 9th. Brad Wilson's 2014 Hands On The Wheel Tour excited audiences with one of the hottest guitar Blues Rock shows on the road! Brad Wilson and band opened two sold out shows for the legendary rock 'n roll band with horns, CHICAGO, in Saratoga, California and Paso Robles, California. He also performed shows with Tommy Castro and The Marshall Tucker band. Hit Concert Attraction Brad Wilson is a rising force on the concert scene. Backing him up are Europe's Music Avenue/Blues Boulevard Records, Frank Roszak Radio promotion, European booking agent Ron Pennings and P.I.C.A., publishing giant BMI and in demand LA's 3G publicity!
What the press is saying:
"Ready for some hard driving blues rock...well, here it is! Wilson has his hands firmly on the throttle pushing the guitar into high for high power riffs!" Bman's Blues Report
"Brad is a phenomenal guitarist…technically, right on the money!" Bill Wilson
"State of the art/rippin' Bluesrock guitar!" Tim Cain
"This record is blistering, modern blues-rock that smokes with galvanizing guitar and forceful vocals." Stella Belle
Opening act for world famous group, Chicago, and many other national acts. B.B.King's Bluesville on Sirius XM radio featured daily rotation of his hit song "The Ballad Of John Lee." Roots Music Report gave Hands On The Wheel "5 STARS - our highest rating!". Brad Wilson's Music was featured in John Carpenter's last two films and soundtracks, Vampires and Ghosts Of Mars. CBS-TV's show, The Young & The Restless, NBC -TV's show, Passions, and ABC-TV's Regis & Kelly Show have used music from Brad's albums. CBS-TV's show, The Young & The Restless, NBC -TV's show, Passions, and ABC-TV's Regis & Kelly Show have used music from Brad's albums. Four European charting singles from the album: "Hands On The Wheel," "Hot Stuff," Blues Magic" & "The Ballad of John Lee"! Hit Tracks Top 100 named Hands On The Wheel the Number 6 album on their list of Top Ten albums of 2014!