CLEANHEAD & BAREFOOT
This duo plays a catchy and acoustic mix of music styles from America.
Their repertoire varies from Blues ( 'Windy City'
Chicago ) to Cajun & TexMex ( Louisiana / Texas ).
During their musical journey Cleanhead & Barefoot also break through time-zones.
Their re-arranged blues songs of Robert Johnson (
1930ís ) are varied with Zydeco repertoire of Clifton Chenier ( 1960ís
Their live-album Travellin' was released on Real Roots Records.
Both musicians have been members of the Blues Disease, Magic
Frankie's backing band.
With this band they recorded the critically acclaimed cd 'Are You Listenin'' and played numerous blues and jazz festivals throughout Europe. They shared the stage with a.o. Duke Robbilard, Doug MacLoud, Alvin Lee and John Lee Hooker.
Hearing Cleanhead & Barefoot play, you will be amazed how two musicians from the dutch delta have their roots in american music-tradition.
LINE UP :
Michael Breukers - accordion, vocals
Has worked with: Magic Frankie and Max Tax.
Influenced by Clifton Chenier and Flaco Jimenez.
Got his nickname by taking off his shoes at overheated shows.
'Cleanhead' John - guitar, vocals
Has worked with: Magic Frankie, Keith Dunn and John Packer
Influenced by Willie Dixon and Buckwheat Zydeco.
John Zwetsloot, Roosendaal, Holland
Tel: 0165 - 553115 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org