Guitarist/Singer/Songwriter Kris Bell is an award winning Rock Artist who has performed on numerous national TV programs such as Jimmy Kimmel Live, Live with Regis & Kelly, and MTV’s TRL. He has also performed with Lynyrd Skynyrd, Blackfoot, Hank Williams Jr., 3 Doors Down and most recently, with Warrior’s Pride on the Rock Legends Cruise IV.
The Kris Bell Band provides professional entertainment for a wide variety of venues in need of original Rock music, Classic Rock Cover Bands, and Acoustic Singer/Songwriter formats.
Price Range: $400 and up
Gig Length: 30 - 240 minutes
What to Expect
The Kris Bell Band provides professional entertainment for a wide variety of venues in need of original Rock music, Classic Rock Cover Bands, and Acoustic Singer/Songwriter formats. Kris Bell Band events are high energy concerts that engage the audience with quality original songs, amazing musicianship, and well known Classic Rock covers that the audience can sing along with.
Guitarist/Singer/Songwriter Kris Bell is an award winning Rock Artist who’s brand of High-Octane Rock & Roll fuses dynamic riff laden hooks and raw, emotional storytelling with commanding vocals and ferocious jamming, creating an infectious American Rock sound.
Born and raised in San Diego, CA, Kris began playing guitar at age nine and grew up playing the Southern California music scene until 2005 when he moved to Nashville, TN. Once there, he was quickly hired as the Lead Guitarist for a National Recording Artist. He has performed on numerous national TV programs such as Jimmy Kimmel Live, Live with Regis & Kelly, and MTV’s TRL. He has also recorded on a Gold record, appeared in a number one music video on MTV and VH1, and performed with Lynyrd Skynyrd, Blackfoot, Hank Williams Jr., 3 Doors Down and most recently, with Warrior’s Pride on the Rock Legends Cruise IV.
Kris has been awarded the MCMA “Best Rock Guitarist” three times and was also named “Band of the Year”, “Album of the Year”, and “Best Live Show” by Nashville Rock. He has released a five song EP and two full length albums to date. “Turn it On, Turn it Up” (2010), attained heavy rotation on over 150 radio stations throughout the US while also securing licensing to MTV, FOX, and The Discovery Networks for music placement in over thirty programs.
His latest, “The Day & The Dark” was named “Album of the Year” by Steve O’s Music Madness and (link hidden) raves, “In The Day & The Dark, Kris Bell gets it. He gets Rock. He gets tone. He gets lyrical hooks. He gets melody. He gets what it takes to grab the listener by the ears and not let go until they're rockin' right along with him, making them, and us, fans for life. Kris Bell is the real deal!”
With hard-driving Rock anthems, and heart-wrenching power ballads, Kris Bell’s music is pure American Rock wrapped in thunderous grooves and massive guitars, and is a profound journey through life, love, and the lessons we learn along the way.
Experience the music of Kris Bell, and the sound of today’s “New” American Rock Artist.
Additional Booking Notes
The Kris Bell Band are very easy to work with. They can work well with most sound, lighting, and stage platforms that any venue may have.
If a venue does not have, or cannot supply sound or lighting, KBB has a full sound system and lighting rig that can be brought in at additional cost.
Kris Bell events range from high powered American Rock originals to covers from some of the greatest bands and artists in Rock ‘n Roll. He continues to expand his sets with new material, making every Kris Bell concert a unique experience.
Layla- Eric Clapton
Bell Bottom Blues-Eric Clapton
I Shot The Sheriff-Eric Clapton
Rockin’ In the Free World-Neal Young
Whipping Post-The Allman Brothers
Sweet Melissa-The Allman Brothers
Dreams-The Allman Brothers
Wanted Dead or Alive-Bon Jovi
Rebel Yell-Billy Idol
Voodoo Chile-Jimi Hendrix
Little Wing-Jimi Hendrix
Texas Flood-Stevie Ray Vaughan
Too Rolling Stoned-Robin Trower
Gimme Shelter-The Rolling Stones
The Midnight Special-CCR
Have You Ever Seen The Rain-CCR
Left Turn on a Red Light-Blackfoot
Wishing Well - Free
Simple Man-Lynyrd Skynyrd
Gimme Back My Bullets-Lynyrd Skynyrd
All I Have is a Song-Lynyrd Skynryd
Call Me The Breeze-Lynyrd Skynyrd
Free Bird-Lynyrd Skynyrd
Workin’ Man Blues - Merle Haggard
Hate Your Guts-Pride & Glory
Hundred in a Fifty-Five-Pop Evil
I Am The Highway - Audioslave
Crossroads - Cream
Mary Jane's Last Dance - Tom Petty
Hope You’re Proud
Will I Believe
The Day & The Dark
Take it All
Livin’ For Tomorrow
I Know The Sun Will Call
What Song is It
Runnin’ Out on You
The Wrong Road
My So-called Friend
Letter of Goodbye
With You in Mind
Feed The Beast
Time to Fly
The Hardest Part
Welcome Home Lonely Souls
I Should’ve Known
Vengeance is Mine
On The Horizon
Lost in Space
|Kris Bell||Lead Vocals/Lead Guitar|
|Noel Holloway||Bass/Backing Vocals|
|Jimmy Jam||Guitar/Backing Vocals|
|Chris Emkey||Keyboards/Backing Vocals|
Influences & Inspiration
The Allman Brothers Band
Guns 'n Roses
The Rolling Stones
Stevie Ray Vaughan
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