Anthony Paule

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Personnel: Anthony Paule - Guitar, Vocals
Jim Pugh - Hammond B3 Organ, Piano
Steve Evans - bass
Paul Revelli - Drums, Percussion
Tommy Castro - Vocals tr.5
Jackie Payne - Vocals tr.9
Ms. Dee - Vocals tr.7,10
Steve Lucky, Henry Salvia - Piano
Alex Baum - Bass
Gaylord Birch, Bowen Brown - Drums

Anthony Paule (guitarist/vocalist/songwriter) has spent the major part of his career in the supporting role, backing up the likes of Earl King, Brownie McGhee, Charlie Musselwhite, Bo Diddley, Johnny Adams, and Tommy Ridgely. In 1987 and 1988, Anthony toured the U.S. and Europe with contemporary blues harmonica-master Mark Hummel and his band the Blues Survivors. 1991, was the year he recorded with the Johnny Nocturne Band, a nine-piece jump blues outfit from the San Francisco Bay Area. Anthony's unparalleled performance on the group's debut album WAILIN' DADDY (Rounder/Bullseye Blues),garnered him much critical acclaim, and in 1992 & 1993, with the Johnny Nocturne Band, he performed at the du Maurier Jazz Festival, in Vancouver, B.C.; the Victoria Jazz Festival, Victoria, B.C.; the Monterey Jazz Festival; the San Francisco Blues Festival; and the Sacramento Blues Festival. Also in 1993, Paule's guitar playing graced the Doug Jay album entitled, "UNTIL WE MEET AGAIN". The release of this highly successful album, resulted in a four week European tour and accolades from music reviewers in the U.S. and Abroad...This is first album by San Francisco Bay Area guitarist Johnny Nocturne Band, Maria Muldaur, and Boz Scaggs.

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