Nico Wayne Toussaint Big Band
Harmonica player and singer Nico Wayne Toussaint (Dixiefrog Recording artist / Harmonica Player 2015 @ Memphis IBC / 3d band IBC 2015 / Best Blues songwritter ISC 2012) is back with his new project : a tribute to his mentor James Cotton. The 8 piece band was formed in the late 2016 with the only purpose to perform the music and arrangements of the James Cotton Big Band, garantying to throw a great party everywhere the band plays. Nico has been known for the energy he demonstrates on his own shows and that new repertoire suits him perfectly. The band went in studios and recorded the up coming album
"Nico Wayne Toussaint plays James Cotton" that will be released in fall 2017.
from left to right : Pascal Drapeau: trumpet / Cyril Dumeaux: sax / Michel Foizon: guitar-vocals / Seb Arruty: trombone /
Nico Wayne Toussaint: harmonica-vocals / JP Legout: keys-vocals / Romain Gratalon: drums-vocals / Antoine Perrut : bass-vocals