Nearly every region has its own style of Blues.The Midwest showcases its blues genre in"UncleAlbert "This popular Illinois based band maintains the roots of their music as well as they" Boogie da' Blues."
Tim Albert guitar & vocals, and LisaCampbell Keyboards & vocals, Jonny Bitch Bass, vocals, Steve Strayhorn drums, vocals
Together they present their own electric roots music,
And Rock and blues standards.
UNCLE ALBERT was started in 1991 by Tim Albert and has steadily grown in popularity in the St.Louis, Mo. region. The band has been busy spreading their music around the world. Playing 150 / 200 shows a year, in the U.S., including two tours of Europe 1997, 1999. With growing popularity Uncle Albert has steadily ranked among the top blues bands in St. Louis and the tri-state region.
UNCLE ALBERT has released three CDs, Hermann Lager,
Workin' And the recent release, Most Exclusive Residence.
"The album "Workin'" is well crafted and superbly executed, composed Mostly of blues with some AAA-leaning material. Tracks range from a gritty, credible cover of "Born under a bad sign"To the sweeping piano and expansive voice of Lisa Campbell on the intimate"Sister". They've crafted one of the best recent Local releases."
Michael Kuelker, St.Louis Post Dispatch 6/12/97
"Guitarist / Songwriter Tim Albert and Pianist Lisa Campbell, both Fine singers, lead Illinois based UNCLE ALBERT. They prove their facility at a range of acoustic and electric blues"
BLUES REVIEW Nov.'97
The release of our newest CD "Most Exclusive Residence" offers an evening With Uncle Albert recorded live in some of our favorite venues.We'd like to invite you
To Boogie Da Blues with us in the coming year.
More information, news paper reviews, recommendations available on request
Web site; www.UncleAlbertBand.com