featuring Tim Ries, Bernard Fowler & Darryl Jones along with guitartist llan Bar-Lavi and drummer Terreon Gully with special guests the BSU Jazz Ensemble under Dr Alex Noppe, Saturday November 2nd, 8pm!
Charlie Watts graces Tim's new disc on four memorable tracks as does Bernard Fowler, the longtime background singer of 25 years with the Stones.
along with other members of the Stones
, continues to perform with Tim on all live performances.
ABOUT BERNARD FOWLER
~ "(Bernard's) got a lot of range and a lot of stamina vocally.
You have to have that if you're going to do long nights and lot and lots of shows, all in the open air; he
can easily keep up with me." ~ Mick Jagger, Rolling
~ "I really thought I was listening to Sam Cooke and Otis Redding joined together! (Bernard) has an inbred instinct and feel for the music and expresses it vocally.
not just a vocalist, as such.
He's a musician.
~ Bobby Keys, Rolling Stones Saxaphonist
When Bernard Fowler sings with the Rolling Stones
is an indispensable part of their music with his
deep soulful voice that resonates with every note into your own soul.
You hear him soar in the background with his
powerhouse sound, singing on tour with the band and on their albums.
has also been essential to each of the Stones'
solo careers, in the studio and on the road since their Steel Wheels album and tour in 1989.
But while Bernard's contribution as a vocalist for the music of the Greatest Rock Band in the World for over 25 years is vital, he
own solo career that is varied, extensive and really quite extraordinary.
He's also a producer, instrumentalist and songwriter, and his first solo album in 2007, Friends with Privileges, on Sony Japan, was critically acclaimed.
has been in LA, recording his
second solo album with the help of friends, fans and Pledge Music, due to be released in early November.
Bernard Fowler photo credit-Jonnie Miles, Rocio Frigerio, Josdoc,Guille Colluccio