Turtle Dove Bounce/Live at the Poor House - 2 CD Set

Turtle Dove Bounce is a solo tribute to many of the great blues and boogie pianists who first established the forms.  Vocal, piano and harmonica.  

Live at the Poor House is the second disc and presents a show at San Jose's Poor House Bistro in November 2011.  The band is: Steve Willis, piano, harmonica and vocals; Bobby Cochran, drums and vocals; Ruth Davies, bass; Nancy Wright, sax and vocals; Ed Earley, trombone and vocals; Bob Welsh, guitar.  With special guests Elvin Bishop and Takezo Takeda.

Pass the Hat

A particularly tasty selection of original songs and classic covers, notably a boogie boogie version of Ring of Fire and a swamp-pop Please Release Me.  With Nancy Wright, sax; Bobby Cochran, drums; Ruth Davies, bass; Ed Earley, trombone; Bob Welsh, guitar.  Special guests Elvin Bishop and Steve Gannon on guitars.

Cold Hand In Mine

This record features a bit of everything, hard core blues, old school country, piano, accordion and harmonica.  Johnny V plays all the guitars; Norton Buffalo makes an appearance on "Poison Love" and mandolinist Tommy Rozum is featured on the title track and ballad "When and If".

Cover art is "The Ballad of the Jealous Lover of Lone Green Valley" by Thomas Hart  Benton.

Luckiest Man Alive

Blues CD with Elvin Bishop, Charlie Musselwhite and Mark Hummel.  Produced by and featuring Johnny "V" Vernazza.