18 Derby St
Leek ST13 5AB
Tearing it up with his own raucous interpretation of traditional blues, Pistol Pete Wearn is a renowned vocalist, slide guitarist, harmonica player and songwriter. Equipped with acoustic guitar and stompbox he blends traditional material and originals with the odd slide-ifed cover.
Recent career highlights have included getting a song played on BBC Radio 6 Music; winning Moonshine Magazine’s ‘Solo Blues Artist of the Year’ award for 2015-16; a successful five day run at the 2015 Edinburgh Fringe; & a tour of Ireland; as well as support slots for ragtime guitar legend Stefan Grossman, American folk superstars The Stray Birds & New Orleans songwriter Andrew Duhon.