MICHAEL "Murch" POWERS is a Bandleader, Guitarist & Vocalist
who was shown his first guitar chord by the legendary JIMMY REED.
As a youth, he spent his summers down south in the fields by day, but at night hanging out with any porch Bluesmen he could find.
He was mentored by JAMES COTTON when he toured with him one Summer as a teenager.
His LIVE show tributes: Lightnin' Hopkins, Howlin Wolf, Muddy Waters, Elmore James, John Lee Hooker, Chuck Berry, British Blues, Robert Johnson and of course, Jimi Hendrix - and
reflects his diverse influences when he performs his original compositions.
Every live show can include electric, steel & acoustic guitars...
A FESTIVAL FAVORITE FOR BLUES FANS & THE MEDIA
"POWERS is the Future of the Blues" Billboard Magazine.