"Deep Blues. Solid Rock. Funky Soul. Delta Twins."
This Farmington-based band sounds like Jimi Hendrix meets Marvin Gaye at B.B. King's night club. Nominated for the 2012 Detroit Music Awards "Outstanding Blues Artist", their award-winning music hits you at your core, sounding familiar yet unique at the same time.
Established in 2009, Delta Twins has already been nominated for the 2012 Detroit Music Awards "Outstanding Blues Artist", won several songwriting competitions, and performed at some of the areas most noteworthy venues and festivals. Their lyrics are woven with surprising depth, and their grooves will get your feet moving, your heart beating, and your soul leaping!
• Outstanding Blues Artist nominee for 2012 Detroit Music awards
• Finalist in the 2012 Detroit Blues Challenge
• Two-time winner of “For Song Sake” challenge
Shared stages with:
• Jill Jack
• Laith Al-Saadi
• Rusty Wright
• David Gerald
• Main Street Soul
• Tracy Kash Thomas
• Bernard Fowler
• Arts Beats & Eats
• Harbor House - Detroit
• Asteria Lounge - Greektown
• Campus Martius Park
• Hard Rock Cafe - Detroit
• Dick O’Dow’s - Birmingham
• Trinity House Theatre - Livonia
• Nancy Whiskey - Detroit
• festivals in Farmington, Redford, Northville, etc.
Delta Twins is powered by the twin engine of Detroit-born Bob Young (vocals, guitars, blues harp, keys, loops) and Chicago-bred Tom Kozanecki (guitars, dobro, bass, percussion, and more).
Delta Twins is usually backed by Jake Burdock on lead guitar, Mike Nagy on bass, and Leland McCann on drums. Whether performing as a full band or acoustic duo/trio, they are known for passionate original songs & distinctive covers.
"A spiritually blues-driven experience...that’s the journey the Delta Twins take you on the moment they hit the stage" - Jill Jack, Singer/Songwriter/Detroit Music Award winner
"The Delta Twins put on a high energy show that left the audience wanting more. I really enjoyed their take on Blues, Americana and Classic Rock." - Bill Keith, Trinity House
"The Delta Twins were an instant hit with our audience, and have a wide appeal on many levels. Their musicianship is tight, their vocals enjoyable, and their selections moved the listeners in just the right way, with sincerity and energy. They are an extremely talented group that I highly recommend." - Nancy Coumoundouros, City of Farmington Hills