A multitude of people from the United Kingdom and across Europe love following Claude Bourbon. Hitting over 100 venues per year, many people are able to enjoy Bourbon's musical prowess. What brings the majority of his audience back to see show after show is his amazing performance. Claude Bourbon's style of playing guitar creates a unique sound experience recognized only as Claude.
Claude performs solo on stage with his guitars by his side. Matched with his voice, Bourbon captures the full attention of his audience as they take in every note played off the tips of his fingers. Claude Bourbon's playing is so unique and distinct he often leaves his audience wondering how exactly he does it.
Claude's musical roots are blues, however, his music has and will continue to evolve over the years. Bourbon gets his musical inspiration from around the world including Spanish Middle Eastern, Russia and Europe. Claude Bourbon takes the different sounds heard from different regions and molds them into the songs and melodies you hear at his shows. His songs may be blues-sounding, ballads, rock, jazz or even unique and unclassifiable.
Claude Bourbon's 5th CD is an amazing credit to the music he creates. One of the great things about his albums is the growth and change represented. You may pick up one of his albums and be surprised at the different sounds found within. This is one of the great characteristics of Claude Bourbon - taking his music and adapting to his mood and unexplored territories. The commitment and belief in himself and the music he creates makes Claude Bourbon the truly extraordinary musician that he is today and will continue to be in the future.
"I'm looking forward to seeing you some day soon. Happy blues everybody!"
"The Frog with the Happy Blues"