MICHAEL POWERS, mentored by Jimmy Reed and a family of southern,
porch-bluesmen, spent his (1960's) high school summers touring as
part of James Cotton's Band. Influenced by the British Blues invasion &
Jimi Hendrix, he formed a huge following while leading his cult band
"Moonbeam" & as part of New York's most famous clubs: Great
Gildersleeves, Manny's Car Wash, Maxx' Kansas City, The Ritz & CBGB...
Currently a regular performer on Bleecker St. at Terra Blues.
Arranger, Bandleader, Composer, Guitarist, Vocalist Hendrix Tributes,
multi-genre, solo, duo or trio+: POWERS is ALWAYS a Festival Favorite!
In 2004 MICHAEL POWERS signs with Baryon Records and releases the
ONYX ROOT CD in 2005 which garners two W.C