Since the early 1990's, the Phantom Blues band has been touring the world as the two-time Grammy winning band for Taj Mahal, and appearing as a world-class all-star band on their own. The band members have a long list of credits as touring artists and top-call studio musicians for the likes of Bonnie Raitt, The Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix, B.B. King, Otis Rush, Buddy Guy, Robert Cray, and many more.
The Phantom Blues Band is comprised of Tony Braunagel (drums), Mike Finnigan (keyboards & vocals), Larry Fulcher (bass & vocals) Johnny Lee Schell (guitar & vocals), Joe Sublet (saxophones). Les Lovitt (trumpet), plus many all-star guest musicians. The band credits their combined influences for the compositions and song selections on this album: 'We all grew up on great songs from the late 50's on, and extended our library of influences fro the Great American Songbook, including the roots of the Blues.'