Nick Cohen's West Bay Blues
Line-up: NICK COHEN bass; JULIAN BURDOCK guitars, harmonica, vocals; GABRIEL PIERS-MANTELL keys; IAN MATTHEWS drums
Nick Cohen is a London-based session player whose 25-year career has seen him recording and/or playing alongside artists such as Eurythmics, Roy Ayers, Jack Bruce, Lucky Peterson, Gil Scott Heron, Don Blackman, Hamish Stuart, Pee Wee Ellis and many more.
He is also the leader of Ronnie Scott's very own Blues Explosion. His newest project, West Bay Blues will play a mixture of original and classic/contemporary blues.
Julian Burdock is a bandleader and solo artist. He has written 5 albums and toured extensively with his band, 24 Pesos, whilst continuing to an in-demand sideman.
Ian Matthews is a full-time member of the hugely successful Leicester-based band, Kasabian. He also plays as a sideman when his Kasabian schedule allows.
Gabriel Piers-Mantell is a keyboard player and composer who can be seen working with the likes of John Newman, Ward Thomas and Gregory Porter.