Just received the heaviest award of them all: “Band of the Year” at the Blues Music Awards ceremony in Memphis. Rick Estrin & The Nightcats is a well-tuned entertainment machine and one of the USA’s biggest blues bands, with the charismatic frontman Rick Estrin on vocals and blues harp, Norwegian Grease studio owner producer Kid Andersen on guitar, fantastic Derrick ‘D’Mar’ Martin on drums and Lorenzo Farrel on keys.
Rick Estrin, is called a world class musician is the most colorful and entertaining showman on the planet. Dressed in 40s hipster-style shark suits, white shoes and hair in a pompadour, he and his band Rick Estrin & The Nightcats have just released their latest album, Contemporary. This studio album delivers twelve modern songs, a combination of rockabilly, jazz, blues, rock and big band swing.