Vince Junior

Vince Junior

 Asheville, North Carolina, USA
BandRockSinger/Songwriter

It's swamp and roll. Bluesy, but not the blues. Rocking but not roaring. Think slide guitars, powerful drums, organ, piano, telecasters, accordion, bass, rich vocals with tasteful harmonies. You'll enjoy this If you are a fan of NRBQ, James McMurtry,The Band, John Prine, Pete Townshend.

Biography

Vince Junior has been playing guitar, singing and writing songs for over 25 years. He began by learning from the masters of Delta Blues, Chet Atkins, and Mississippi John Hurt. His songs have been acknowledged by Billboard, Acoustic Guitar, Blues Revue, and Dirty Linen. His CD of songs for children won the prestigious Parents' Choice Award. His live performances are high energy, with funky rhythms and tight arrangements. HIs band includes drums, bass, and keyboards.

By day Vince is a National Board Certified Teacher in Asheville, NC. He holds a Masters Degree and was recently named one of the top 20 teachers in the US by USA Today. He is a returned Peace Corps volunteer (Morocco) and Peace Corps Fellow (Baltimore) He is married and the father of two children.

Discography

Better Than a Wheel (1997)
Swing For The Sky (2000)
Heading Home (2001)
Crooked Routes (2003)
The Last Tear (2011)