Portlands own Leslie Beia Recorded during snowmagedon at Roseleaf by Matt Shultz with Paul Brainard, Dan Lowenger, Jimi , Scrappy Newcomb and famed Johnny Nicholas .
Ben Rice's Wish the World Away is nominated for best Acoustic Blues Album of the year 2019 by The Blues Foundation. Recorded and Mixed by Jimi Bott
DeLay led a band called Brown Sugar, played in Portland-area clubs for most of the 1970s, and then began leading a band under his own name in 1978. DeLay toured with Chicago piano player Sunnyland Slim and guitarist Hubert Sumlin....
Jimi played many times with Paul and recorded a live CD that Paul coined the titled "Bott n Paid For!"
Recorded/mixed by Sean Flora Jimi and Jason Honl additional mixing at Roseleaf. With a guitar/harmonica/bass/drums line-up, Woodbrain might be mistaken for a typical blues collective -- at least until this fiery Portland, Oregon, foursome begins to play, when it quickly becomes apparent they are potentially an evolutionary force in the genre. Or several genres at once. Woodbrain's energy is incendiary; their music deeply rooted in tradition.