“Rockabilly meets the bluesey sound of Bitterroot - a joy to watch and listen to. Peter and Broni expanded their duo to a four piece, adding drums and double bass, taking their sound to a thumping, bumping smiley place: it was impossible to keep still, as the dancers proved. Bitterroot’s two hour set got everybody in the mood for more ...”
Blues In Britain, Dec 2017
"It was a fantastic night. Well done and thank you Bitterroot for a great time and brilliant music. Can't wait to see you again". ~ "Now that's what you call festival music..." ~ "Bitterroot are brilliant... all of us were there to see the band. A fab night"
We got 'em covered:
Ry Cooder ~ The Black Keys ~ JJ Cale ~ Eric Clapton ~ Bruce Springsteen ~ Jackson Browne ~ Doobie Brothers
Alabama 3 ~ Bob Dylan ~ Leonard Cohen ~ The Lumineers ~ Tony Joe White ~ Elle King ~ Stevie Winwood ~ Canned Heat
Creedence Clearwater Revival ~ Big Mama Thornton ~ Emmylou Harris ~ Travelling Wilburys ~ Nick Cave
Hunters & Collectors ~ Steve Earle ~ Rosanne Cash ~ The Mavericks ~ Larry Garner ~ Chris Whitley ~
Bitterroot was assembled from locomotive parts in 2012. It now blazes heat and
goes like a train!
Faces will smile and feet will move - it's futile to resist. The repertoire is one third original, two thirds covers and consists of assorted 'Americana'. There are lots of
instantly recognisable songs, often having an original makeover.
Featuring a combination of soaring slide guitar and mandola, backed by thumping double bass and drums, the vocals then take it to another level with fabulous harmonies.