Billy Price Band

Bonfire Presents:

Billy Price Band

Sat, August 26, 2017

7:00 pm

$15.00 - $18.00

This event is 21 and over

Billy Price Band
Billy Price Band
Billy Price has been entertaining audiences in
Pittsburgh, Pa., since the early 1970s. In April 2016, he
was ocially recognized and inducted as a Pittsburgh
Rock ’n Roll Legend at an award ceremony sponsored by
the Cancer Caring Center of Pittsburgh.
Members of the Billy Price Band are Steve Delach
(guitar), Tom Valentine (bass), Dave Dodd (drums),
Jimmy Britton (keyboards), and Eric DeFade (tenor sax).
Billy Price rst attracted national attention during his
three-year association with guitarist Roy Buchanan.
Price is the vocalist on two of Buchanan's LPs, That's
What I'm Here For and Livestock. Price assembled Billy
Price and the Keystone Rhythm Band in 1977. Before
their breakup in 1990, the band recorded four critically
acclaimed LPs and developed a reputation as one of the
most exciting touring bands in the U.S. With the
Keystone Rhythm Band, the Billy Price Band, and solo
projects, Billy Price has recorded and released a total of
15 albums, CDs, and DVDs.
His album This Time for Real, with recently deceased
Chicago soul singer Otis Clay, received a 2016 Blues
Music Award by the Blues Foundation of Memphis,
Tennessee in the category of Best Soul Blues Album. A
live album by the Billy Price Band, Alive and Strange, was
released by NolaBlue/Vizztone Label Group
in April 2017.
Venue Information:
MilkBoy
1100 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA, 19107