Willy Porter Band

Willy Porter Band


June 29 - 6:30 PM @ Uline Warehouse Stage

Willy Porter Band

Willy Porter has been turning first-time listeners into die-hard fans for more than twenty years.

A virtuoso guitarist, Porter has more than ten albums to his catalogue including Dog Eared Dream (1994) which yielded the top 10 AAA single, “Angry Words.” He has shared the stage with rock and pop luminaries such as Jeff Beck, Sting, Paul Simon, Tori Amos and Jethro Tull.

He has joined creative forces with the likes of Iowa native, vocalist Carmen Nickerson to tour and perform as the duo, Porter Nickerson. The pair has been featured on NPR’s A Prairie Home Companion and released their first album of co-writes in 2016 titled Bonfire to Ash, produced by Grammy Award winner Ben Wisch.

Porter also performs alongside long-time band and recording partners: keyboardist David Adler; drummer Dave Schoepke (also of Tweed Funk); Bryan Mir (bass). These artists have been featured on several of Porter’s studio albums including 2015’s Human Kindness

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