Elmore D is leading the oldest surviving blues band of the Walloon area. Singing in English and in the Liège dialect, he has played and recorded six albums with the cream of the Belgian Blues scene, including Raf “Lazy Horse” Timmermans, Big Dave Reniers and Willie Maze, from the legendary Electric Kings. A “Live” CD was produced by the late Jerry Hall for the Pacific Blues Recordings in California. He is also playing with his son Gilles for almost twenty years.
He has received several prizes, like the Trophée France Blues 2003 as “Artist of the year”, given by the Soul Bag magazine…
About Ferre Grignard’s Drunken Sailor (1)
Ferre Grignard has given in 1966, on Philips (Netherlands and France) a single record with Drunken Sailor and Hash Bamboo Shuffle 1702. The songs were included in 1968 in the wonderful LP entitled Ferre Grignard, where Drunken Sailor got the first place.