Always wanted to have Willie play for your party. Well here is your chance to have the next best thing. I do a solo act. Singing Willie songs and playing my guitar and most incredibly, the spit'n image of Willie. I hear it everywhere I go without even trying. I'm willing to travel a 200 mile radius around Portland Oregon. Contact me and we can discuss the details and I can give you a link so you can listen to me doing a few short clips of some of the songs I do.
Thanks for checking me out. And did I mention how much I look like Willie?
Price Range: Contact for rates
Gig Length: 60 - 180 minutes
What to Expect
For my act I preform with my amplified guitar and a Bose PA system. I don't sing to recorded music at all. I do use a drum machine on a few songs. This gives the set some diversity and helps give some texture to the songs. My act is very convincing. The audience will come away felling that they got to see and hear Willie Nelson doing a one man show with his best know songs and a few others.
I have always been a singer. It started in grade school and by the time I was in Jr High I was singing lead in a barbershop quartet.
In high school I joined the choir and a number of choral groups. I picked up the guitar about then and started a five piece rock band. I took a break from singing in public after college and focused on raising a family and career. Now I am back. As time has past I have come to bear a real resemblance to Willie Nelson and so I decide to combine my looks and my musical talent to pay tribute to Mr. Nelson.
Additional Booking Notes
I will need power to plug in. I maybe a solo act but I put on a big show.
Past Booked Events
|June 15, 2013||Birthday Party|
Georgia On My Mind-Willie Nelson- 3rd Fr
Mama Don’t Let Your Babies
Blue Eyes Crying In The Rain- Willie Nelson
On The Road Again- Willie Nelson
Summer Time- Willie Nelson- 3rd Fret
All Of Me- Willie Nelson
What A Wonderful World-2nd Fret
Lukenbach Texas- Whaln Jennings-
Angle Flying to Close to the Ground
Funny How Time Slips Away
Poncho And Lefty- Willie Nelson- 2nd Fret
Nobody Knows You When Your Down And Out-
Always on My Mind
Don't Think Twice- Bob Dylan- 5th Fret
Hello In There- John Prine- 5th Fret
These Days- Jackson Browne- 2nd Fret
Singing The Blues- Marty Robins
It's All Over Now
Chocolate Jesus- Tom Waits
Deep River Blues - Doc Watson
New York State Of Mind- Billy Joel
Making Woopie- 2nd Fret
When I'm 64- Beatles
Who's Your Daddy- Toby Keith- 1st Fret
Love Sick Blues- Hank Williams- 1st Fret
Hickory Wind- Graham Parsons
Ghost Riders in the Sky
Sporting Life Blues- Eric Clapton- 2nd Fret- Drop D
Red River Valley
I'll Fly Away
King of The Road
Third Rate Romance
Influences & Inspiration
Willie Nelson for sure.
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