Jimi the Human visited @pistolpete’sfoodandblues last night to thrill blues enthusiasts in a line up with Frank Sultana and the @bluesroulettes. It was part of their Australia-wide tour.
Jimi Hocking is Jimi the Human. Here are some fun facts:
- born in Melbourne June 1963
- been a band member of The Angels and The Screaming Jets
- plays hard rock, electric and acoustic blues
- lead guitar, vocals, mandolin and keyboards
- October 2004 won the local Melbourne Blues Appreciation Society’s Blues Performer of the Year
- Went on to win the 2005 International Challenge in Memphis, Tennessee
- Plays regularly on The Blues Train
It’s great to see live music back. Who’ve you seen?