Jimmy Haggard is an internationally acclaimed guitarist, songwriter and producer based out of Eugene, Oregon. His style is steeped in blues, rock and roots music. From wild to mild as long as it moves you. His current band project is 100% electric blues. To keep an edge, Jimmy plays solo acoustic blues and roots music.
Jimmy Haggard is an internationally acclaimed guitarist, singer and songwriter. Loving all music, Jimmy's music is a mashup of everything he has listened to and experienced in life, with shades of Blues, Rock, Funk, Reggae, R&B, Jazz, Jam, Folk, Swing and Country.
When asked what type of music he plays, Jimmy's answer is always the same, "It's all Blues to me."
Jimmy is a West Coast native who traveled around the United States' West Coast and Midwest, lived in Los Angeles California for over 20 years, landed in Raleigh North Carolina and finally settled in Eugene Oregon, playing in honky tonks, clubs, bars, roadhouses, grange halls, community halls and festivals along the way. Jimmy has played in a few bands during his travels: Dirt Road, Sweet Rat, Power, Dreamers, Mister B, Rush Street, Hot Bones, Jimmy Haggard Band and also performs as a solo acoustic musician
Sounds Like: Luther Allison, Albert King, Otis Rush, Rory Gallagher, Buddy Guy, John Lee Hooker, Canned Heat, Eric Clapton, Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Rolling Stones, ZZ Top
Life is good. Play the Blues, Don't Let the Blues Play You.