Live Wire - Chris Beard

 Catalogue #: NBM0028

Live Wire  

Chris Beard's new CD, "Live Wire", is a compilation of two "live" performances in Grand Rapids, MI and Chicago, IL which contains new songs and bonus studio tracks. This disc exhibits, without doubt, Chris' extraordinary talent as a musician and his fantastic stage presence.

"Beard has captured the cream of his performances."

-Art Tipaldi, Blues Revue/BluesWax

" of the front runners of the next generation of players. If you like the mix of blues/rock/funk in your face guitar, I highly recommend this CD to everyone."

-Bernard Allison


Chris is from Rochester and has been 'wowing' live fans since his first CD in 1998. That CD, "Barwalkin", earned him a 1998 nomination for the W.C. Handy Award, "Best New Blues Artist", the Oscar of the blues world. In 1999 he won the Muddy Waters Award by Blues Beat Magazine, "New Talent of the Year".