THE HALLEY DeVESTERN BAND
Blues, Funk, Roots, Americana, Rock
The Halley DeVestern Band is fiery, fun and finely-tuned Blues, Funk, Roots, Rock band from New York City.
Halley fronted Janis Joplin’s legendary band, Big Brother and the Holding Company for a US tour and brought down the house every night. Band members have played with the likes of Roger Waters, Muddy Waters, Taj Mahal, Gand others.
Halley and the band have opened for Gov’t Mule, Bonnie Bramlett, Jimmie Vaughan, Son Seals, Johnny Winter,
Donna the Buffalo, John Hammond and Antigone Rising.
They have toured thoughout the US and overseas and are primed and ready to explode on festival stages around the globe.
MORE THAN JUST A PERFORMANCE
Halley is available to present a workshop on vocal technique for The Blues
David M Patterson (guitar) and Rich Kulsar (drums) are also available for instrument workshops
WHAT THEY HAVE SAID
BONNIE BRAMLETT - Vocalist
[Halley's] got the biggest pipes I've heard on a babe in a long time
PBS 106.7 Melbourne, Australia
Wow, wow, wow...Great songs that have punch and panache, incredibly well sung... and man that band cooks so bloody hard
BLUES BLAST MAGAZINE - Jim Kanavy
If you want some upbeat, funky grooves played on real instruments by talented human beings give Fabbo! Boffo! Smasho! a listen
Film and TV features (CBS News, Dance Moms, One Life To Live, Ekko)
Top Ten Editor's Pick at Rollingstone.com
Was on the ballot for the 57th Annual Grammy Awards