Genres:Rock - Vintage Rock/Pop, Rock - Roots Rock, Rock - Rockabilly, Blues - Electric, Blues - Acoustic
Voted one of the best guitarists in Americana / Roots / Blues music, The Mike Eldred Trio (featuring Blaster rhythm section of Jerry Angel and John Bazz) is a roots “Super-Band” with Eldred (formerly with Stray Cat Lee Rocker) and John Bazz and Jerry Angel both from The Blasters! Their first CD (Mike Eldred Trio) sent shock waves throughout the rock/roots/blues community
with rave reviews from Brian Setzer among others, and gave Eldred the title “best unknown guitarist”.
The band's second CD "61 and 49" was voted of the Top Ten CD releases of 2011 by the Los Angeles Times as well as this review from another famous fan: “El contenta completa”...! This is it. Enjoy this one, top to bottom, bottom to top.
The Mike Eldred Trio make the rounds through a blues-wrapped offering that is certain to satisfy. Rock it” - Billy F Gibbons
The band's third CD release is a tribute to the one and only Elvis Presley, and the trio rocks out 20 "High-Octane" Elvis numbers from his records and his movies bringing new life to some of the coolest rock and roll songs ever written. Elvis Unleaded features guest spots by Gene Taylor on piano, The JOBS
Quartet on backing vocals, and the horns of Jerry Donato and Scott Yandell. This CD pounds with excitement and energy as well as some of Eldred's best fretwork, weaved in and around some of the best musicians in Americana music.
Eldred also provides multi-level production soundscapes for motorsports, video production, movie soundtracks, and trailers. His scope of musical genres is extremely wide going from folk instrumentation to dub / dj / techno styles and everything in between.