Tuesday, January 18, 2005

LIGHTNING GUITAR ACE BRAD WILSON EXCITED ABOUT '05

Rockin' The Blues / Rippin' Guitar

Southern California Blues/Rock Guitar Ace, Brad Wilson, is riding
into 2005 with a tour date schedule that has him booked to play shows
every single week...from Morro Bay to San Diego and every town in
between, cruising down the highway to festivals, clubs and bike
rallies.

Wilson's record, a self-titled 13-song southern blues/rock gem, is on
sale worldwide at: Amazon.com, CD Wow.com (Europe), Bmusic.com
(Australia), CDBABY.com (North America). In California, retail
stores include Second Spin Records (Sherman Oaks and San Diego), Boo
Boo Records (San Luis Obispo and Grover Beach), Fingerprints (Long
Beach ) and Mad Platter (Riverside).

2004 was a very sucessful year for Brad with award nominations for
Blues Guitar and Songwriting from Los Angeles' All Access Magazine,
as well as feature stories and interviews with many of the newspapers
and weeklies in the cities where he performed. Brad and his band
played more than a hundred shows in '04, traveling and performing
every week.

Worldwide online publications covered the record, writing wonderful
reviews, and helping bring attention to Brad's incredible fret work
to fans of rippin' guitar all around the world. In the United
States, college and online radio joined with other radio shows
internationally to play tracks written by this award-winning
songwriter.

Some upcoming Southern California shows:

Friday, January 21 / Angel's Roadhouse / Yucaipa
Saturday, January 22 / Lake Alice Trading Company / Riverside
Friday, January 28 / Route 66 / Duarte
Saturday, January 29 / Harley's Rock Inn / Lake Hughes
Sunday, January 30 / Motherlode / Hesperia
Friday and Saturday, February 4 & 5 / Cheers / Ramona
Friday, February 11 / Steve's / Whittier
Saturday, February 12 / King Neptune / Sunset Beach
Sunday, February 13 / Mother's Tavern / Sunset Beach
Friday, February 18 / Perq's / Huntington Beach
Saturday, February 19 / Angel's Roadhouse / Yucaipa
Friday & Saturday, February 25 & 26 /Royal Scandinavian Inn / Solvang
Saturday, March 5 / Sapphire Lounge / Alhambra
Saturday, March 12 / Diane's Blue's Cafe / Arcadia
Friday & Saturday, March 18 & 19 / Royal Scandinavian Inn / Solvang
Sunday, March 20 / Galaxy Theatre / Santa Ana* (see below for details)
Friday & Saturday, March 25 & 26 / Flaherty's / Palm Springs
(see website for more tour dates)

*You can catch Brad live at Steve Broock's famous 18th annual Blues
Party at the Galaxy Theatre in Santa Ana on Sunday, March 20. Over

a thousand Harley riders are expected.

People who bought the record are saying:

"Southern Rock with a blues flavor"
"Music for Harley Davidson riders"
"Great drivin' music"
"Reminiscent of Stevie Ray Vaughn, Allman Brothers, Eric Clapton,
Muddy Waters and Buddy Guy"
"Blues specialist with a guitar that roars like a lion"
"Like riding a thundering Harley"
"The shows are a lot of fun, good people and good vibes"

Visit www.bradwilsonlive.com for more information.