Black Slax

Black Slax

BandBluesRock

Black Slax is a Rockin' Blues Rock, Rockabilly, Rock, Original and Cover band with that cool groovin trio sound. Full of energy and entertaining as well.

Biography

Formed in Chico,Ca.1991 with members now living in different parts of Northern California, BLACK SLAX is a powerful trio that covers a wide range of traditional American music including Blues, Rockin'Blues, Rhythm & Blues, Blues, Rockabilly,and Rock & Roll with selections ranging from the 50's to present day and original songs as well. A Surfin'rock Ventures type tribute, Rockabilly tribute, Jimi Hendrix tribute, a Rockin'Blues set, drivin' Bluesrock sets are examples of highlights that really bring listeners to their feet! Guitarists Rick Bernasconi glides easily from one style to the next while the driving force of Johnny Rod on Bass & Dave Lynch on Drums keep a solid rhythm. Creating an atmosphere of excitement and guaranteed to please even the most critical of audiences with their wireless guitars, jumping off stage, their showmanship, professional full "STEREO" sound with stage lighting & effects, you're in for one great show ! BLACK SLAX enjoyed the very special distinction of being a much requested backing band, and through the years have backed up many rock and blues greats such as:
Elvin Bishop - Molly Hatchet - Foghat - Robert Cray - Robin Trower - Greg Kihn - Joe Louis Walker - Jackie Green - Pat Travers - Tommy Tutone - Walter Trout

Discography

Black Slax CD (And You?) - 2003 Live In Concert Video @ Feather Falls Casino Oroville,Ca.

Set List

We play a wide variety of songs depending on the venue. If they want blues for example,we play blues or we can play a mix of blues,rock,rockabilly,surf rock,oldies and classic rock. Set times are usually what the venue requires or from one hour to four 45 minute sets.