Cutting-edge blues singer, songwriter and bottleneck slide guitarist Catfish Keith has established himself as one of the most exciting country blues performers of our time. Catfish’s innovative style of foot-stomping, deep delta blues and American roots music has spellbound audiences the world over. He has reinvented the guitar with great power and artistry, and brings a rare beauty and vitality to his music.
A three-time Blues Music award nominee for ‘Best Acoustic Blues Album’, both Catfish’s Honey Hole and Mississippi River Blues albums were considered for three Grammy nominations. Catfish has 17 chart-topping albums to his credit, and packs houses all over the world with his dynamic stage shows. A 2008 inductee into the Iowa Blues Hall of Fame, the 40 year veteran has performed thousands of gigs, toured the USA, UK and Europe, headlined major music festivals, and appeared with legends John Lee Hooker, Ray Charles, Robert Cray, Koko Taylor, Taj Mahal, Leo Kottke, Jessie Mae Hemphill, Johnny Shines and many others.
Handing down the tradition, Catfish continues his lifelong journey as one of the brightest lights in acoustic blues and roots music.
“Catfish lays down a foot-stomping groove…one of the most exciting guitarists of any genre” Acoustic Guitar