Comprised of members with a rich history in the San Diego music scene, the Backwater Blues Band will bring an ambiance and sound to your event second to none.
Backwater Blues has opened shows for many top artists such as Tower of Power ,John Lee Hooker, Delbert McClinton, Fabulous T-Birds, Coco Montoya, Tommy Castro and many others Tommy Stewart Founding Member & Band Leader has performed in Jams w/ The Best Blues Artist from around the World... From Tommy Castro, Los Lobos, Coco Montoya, Mighty Mike Schermer, Zach Harmon , Elvin Bishop ,thats just to name a few!
Tommy Stewart Has been performing on The Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruise for 8 years now running Pro /Am Jams...the Band are regulars on the events circuit around San Diego , and play at many of San Diego's top music festivals.and Venues From The Belly Up, To Humphrey's and a lot of Blues Festivals around the Country,, Tom Stewart is the promoter of a few Blues Festivals every year. The Baja Blues Fest in Rosarito Beach Mexico this Aug 23 24 25 is one coming up for 2013.
The All Star line up of the Backwater Blues Band; The Core Band members include , Jimmy Woodard,,Nathan Brown, Steve Azola, Diego Armijo,Mark Holliday... other special guest from time to time: Johnny Vernazza, Mike Schermer, Charles Burton, Buddy Leach, Robin Henkel, Johnny Viau, John Hunt, Val L'Heuereux, Doc Holliday, and other special guests From San Diego's pool of great talent!