Bobby himself has no equal. He stands tall among the greatest guitarists, songwriters, and front men of all times. - Lloyd Peterson, Mt. Baker R&B Festival
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The award-winning Bobby Patterson Band performs passionate blues, while exciting audiences at festivals, parties, venues and community events.
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"Borrowed Time", an original by singer/songwriter Bobby Patterson on lead guitar, backed up by drummer Bill Bancroft, bass man Randolph Knowles, and Tom Norton on keys. Performed at Pig Out 2016 at Riverfront Park in Spokane, WA during a thunder storm. Videography by Curt Rein Media Productions. Audio mastered by Bobby Patterson at 8th Avenue Studio, Spokane, WA.
"Illustrated Man' is Showman Bobby Patterson's Signature Piece with whaling riffs that audiences love. Performed at Mt. Baker's Rhythm & Blue's Festival. Video compliments of Mark Koning.
IEBS Article -
Bobby Patterson Band
by Carol Austin
Bluesman and singer/songwriter Bobby Fat Tone" Patterson delivers original songs and classic blues accompanied by masterful slide guitar and electrifying leads. Patterson's nickname derives from the name of the band he fronted for 13 years, The Fat Tones. He plays electric, acoustic and slide guitar and likes to scat. Scattin, he explained, is singing the same notes that I am playing on my guitar. His hot licks garnered him the Inland Empire Blues Society (IEBS) Best Blues Guitarist award in 2004, 2005, 2006, 2011 and 2012. Those awards led to his induction into the IEBS Hall of Fame. The IEBS helped put me on the map as a blues player, said Patterson.
Drummer Bill Bancroft provides the solid back line for the band. Originally from the Inland Empire, his earliest influence was rock music, but he ended up touring with top country music acts like Freddy Fender, Dottie West and Chris Le Doux, before returning to the Pacific Northwest in the mid-1980s. He played in the original Too Slim & the Taildraggers and also with Pat Coast. Bancroft was the recipient of the very first Best Blues Drummer award from the IEBS. He's won many awards over the years, and is in the Hall of Fame. Bancroft also ...
Sept. 8, 2018 - Bobby and Randy - China Bend Garlic Faire
Sept. 12, 2018 - Bobby and Randy - The Library Sports Bar, Hillyard
Sept. 14, 2018 - Bobby Patterson Band, DEUTCHESFEST, Odessa
Sept. 15, 2018 - Bobby Patterson Band, Bull Head Tavern, 4 Lakes
Sept. 21, 2018 - Bobby Patterson Band, OKTOBERFEST, Coeur d Alene
Sept. 30, 2018- Bobby Patterson Band, Melissa Benefit, The Roadhouse
August 16, 2018 - Thunder Thursdays, Cheap Shots, Spokane Valley
/Aug. 18 & 19, 2018- Bobby and Randy - China Bend Garlic Faire
Aug. 24, 2018 - Bobby and Randy - The Library Sports Bar, Hillyard
August 25, 2018 - House of Soul, Spokane
August 2, 2018 - Hayden Park, Hayden, ID
August 5, 2018 - Mt. Baker R&B Festival
August 11, 2018 - Kamiah Hotel Summer Series, Kamiah, ID
July 7, 2018 - Summer Time Party, The Viking, Spokane
July 14, 2018 - Cruisers Bar and Grill, Post Falls, ID
July 20 and 21, 2018 - One Shot Charlies, Harrison, Idaho
June 21, 2018 - Thunder Thursdays, Cheap Shots, Spokane Valley
May 10, 2018 - Thunder Thursdays, Cheap Shots, Spokane Valley
May 11,2018 - Bull Head Tavern, Four Lakes
May 18, 2018 - House of Soul, Spokane 8:30-11:30pm
December 31, 2017 - New Years Eve, Ramada at the Spokane AirportDecember 22, 2017 - Blue Christmas, Knitting Factory
Dec 16, 2017 House of Soul, Spokane
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December 14, 2017 - IEBS Holiday Party, Bolos, Spokane Valley
October 13, 2017 - The Roadhouse, Spokane Valley
October 1, 2017 - Private Party
September 9, 2017 - Bobby and Randy , Salsa Fiesta, China Bend Winery, Kettle Falls
September 1 & 2, 2017 - Kamiah Hotel Days, Kamiah Steakhouse, Kamiah, Idaho
Special thanks to RIDLER PIANO BAR for hosting our weekly BLUE THURSDAYS. We had a blast.
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