Tommy Castro & The Painkillers presented their new CD “Stompin’ Ground” in a very passionate show at Meisenfrei, Bremen DE on November 22, 2017. Support was the Irish guitar player and singer Eamonn McCormack. Tommy Castro & The Painkillers are Tommy Castro (voc, g), Randy McDonald (b), Mile Emerson (keys) and Bowen Brown (dr).
Tommy Castro (born April 15, 1955, San José, CA) is an American blues and rock guitarist and singer. He has been recording since the mid-1990s. His music has taken him from local stages to national and international touring. His popularity was marked by his winning the 2008 Blues Music Award in Memphis. In May 2010, The Blues Foundation awarded Castro multiple Blues Music awards for Blues Male Artist of the Year, Contemporary Blues Album of the Year, B.B. King Entertainer of the Year, and with his band, Band of the Year. (Wikipedia) He was also nominated many times in 2006, 2008 and 2012.
Tommy Castro & The Painkillers at Meisenfrei, Bremen DE on 2017-11-22
(Videos taken by Anke Bartels)
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