Pensacola Beach, Florida

In Sept.1988 GUITAR WORLD magazine included Reddog in an article “Who’s Who of the Blues / 50 Bluesmen that Matter.”

In July 1993 GUITAR SCHOOL magazine featured Reddog in “The Next Generation of Guitar Heroes.”

TOWER PULSE magazine states: “At his worst, Reddog sounds like a pre-pop-star Clapton filtered through Southern sensibilities. At his best, he sounds purely like himself.”

Blues Society of Northwest Florida


Atlanta, Georgia

Reddog and Friends / Winner “Best Blues Band” 2009 competition from the Blues Society of Northwest Florida.

2010 International Blues Challenge performer in Memphis, Tennessee.

Anheuser-Busch provided corporate sponsorship for 18 months and the Newsouth Music Awards nominated Reddog best blues band two years in a row.

Billboard Magazine: Outstanding showing by Atlanta’s blues-based guitarist. Worthy of significant airplay.

Reddog was one of the hardest working blues guitarist in Atlanta, Georgia.

Darmstadt, Germany
Blues on the Bay / Pensacola, Florida

Reddog’s dark-tinged vocals and nasty guitar tones recall the best of the South’s hottest musicians.

GUITAR WORLD magazine: “Reddog is a hard-edged rockin’ blues player in the tradition of Billy Gibbons, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Duane Allman.

THE JAPAN TIMES: From bands you can see, to bands you could have seen, a bit about a musician I’d someday like to see.

“Southern-style rock and blues that cuts right to the bone.”

Muscle Shoals Sessions / Justin Holder, Reddog, Clayton Ivey, David Hood
Smyrna, Georgia

Reddog and Friends was the Monday night house band at Blues Harbor, formerly the largest blues club in Underground Atlanta.

Jim Trageser syndicated writer described Reddog’s guitar work: “His playing is impassioned; his deftness at picking quickly is matched only by the smoldering intensity of his playing. In short, Reddog is one of the absolute best blues guitarists in the country today.”

Interviews to find out more about Reddog:

Interview by Cindi Brown former Arts and Entertainment writer in Atlanta, Georgia:

Interview from (Greece) Blues.Gr w/ Michael Limnios Blues Network:

Underground Atlanta, Georgia

Some vintage Reddog and Friends / Theme from Texas recorded in Atlanta, Georgia and Down, Down, Down off the Booze, Blues and Southern Grooves CD recorded in Muscle Shoals, Alabama.