Memphis Blues Music Award Double Nominee Giles Robson is the first and only British or European blues artist to appear on Chicago’s legendary Alligator Records, the most famous and long running active blues label on the planet.
“Giles has a worldwide profile and a rapidly growing international reputation as the best harmonica player in the business”. [Blues Matters Magazine UK]
Described by blues harp greats Grammy Winner Sugar Blue and Paul Jones as one of the great living harmonica players, Giles had been fully booked for 2018 and the first half of 2019 – which sees him headline in Poland, Russia, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Spain, Luxembourg, Germany, Holland, France, Belgium, Italy and the UK.
Robson plays and sings dirty straight harp driven old school blues, both electrically and acoustically…. the timeless qualities of which never fail to win over audiences. Robson is famous for his own world leading, attention grabbing and critically acclaimed harmonica playing. Add to that his winning way with the audience, individual singing voice and his top notch band and you have a killer act.
Signed to major label V2 Records Benelux for the release of his incredibly popular and award winning For Those Who Need The Blues Album in October 2016, In January 2018 he became part of a blues super group featuring the legendary Grammy Award winning blues artist Joe Louis Walker and virtuoso pianist Bruce Katz. They recorded their beautiful acoustic debut album Journeys To the Heart Of The Blues in Woodstock New York.