"Hard-swinging blues outfit from Detroit, nominated for 'Best Blues Band' by the W.C. Handy Awards again this year. Five European tours and five U.S. tours in the last three years. Some of the best players in Detroit have played with Johnnie. The current lineup includes Al Hill (bandleader and on keyboards), Kevin Venney (drums), Pat Prouty (bass) and Keith Kaminski (tenor saxophone). Johnnie has appeared on over 10 CDs in the last four years, in addition to keeping an extensive national touring schedule."