Delta Moon – Atlanta, GA (Blues/Americana Roots)
DELTA MOON is a roots rock quartet from Atlanta, Georgia, featuring the unique double slide guitars of Tom Gray on lap steel and Mark Johnson on bottleneck slide. Delta Moon’s sound is solidly based in American roots and blues music, but they always manage to add their own twist. Lead singer Tom Gray is well known to the music industry as a superb songwriter (he penned the hit “Money Changes Everything” recorded by Cyndi Lauper). With seven studio albums and three live CDs to their credit, Delta Moon tours extensively in North America and Europe.
Tom Gray: Vocals, lap steel, guitar, keyboards, harmonica
Mark Johnson: Lead and bottleneck guitar, banjo, backing vocals
Franher Joseph: Bass, backing vocals
Vic Stafford: Drums
• Delta Moon’s latest album, Low Down, has been named one of the Best Albums of 2015 by both DownBeat and Blues Music Magazine.
• Low Down reached #2 on the Roots Music Report Contemporary Blues Chart.
• Delta Moon’s music has been featured in television shows on Showtime, Lifetime, the Food Network and more.
• The Roots Music Association named Tom Gray the Blues Songwriter of the Year in 2008.
“★★★★ A musical atmosphere of swampland sultriness … impressive.” - Downbeat
“If you’re looking for exquisite playing and fine song craft, you’ll find it on Delta Moon’s Low Down.” – Living Blues
“This oozes class…. All in all a highly recommended album for fans of well written and performed contemporary blues.” – Blues Matters (UK)
“A masterful work of musicianship combined with talented singing and songwriting. The use of the slide guitars is magical.” – Roots Music Report