Neal Black& The Healers

Neal Black& The Healers
NEAL BLACK, from San Antonio, Texas ,,Blues Rock , Roots Musician, has spent the last 30 years electrifying audiences around the World with his fusion of Blues, Rock, Jazz ,Roots Music.
Referred to by one critic as ” THE MASTER OF HIGH VOLTAGE TEXAS BOOGIE”,,,and Rolling Stone Music Critics gave 4**** reviews to NEAL BLACK’s first 2 Albums.
NEAL BLACK‘s guitarist credits include performances on stage or in the studio with Blues /Rock legends like; Popa Chubby, Jimmy Dawkins, Lucky Peterson, Johnnie Johnson, The Chambers Brothers, Papa John Creach, Chuck Berry, Elliott Murphy , Jennifer Batten , Michael Jones , John Sebastian(ex- The Doors), Dan Baird (ex-Georgia Sattelites), Gerardo Velez (ex-Jimi Hendrix) ,Harvey Brooks (ex-Bob Dylan ), Jon Paris (ex-Johnny Winter), Jose Fors & Forseps (Legendary Mexican Artist/Musician), Alabama Slim, 
Archie Lee Hooker , Billy Price (vocalist for Roy Buchanan) ,and others…

NEAL BLACK has recorded 9 Albums for DIXIEFROG Records during the past 20 years, being longer than any other artist on the European label. In the U.S.A, his records are available on the FLYING FISH/DELUGE label, ALLEGRO distribution, and HARMONIA MUNDI distribution.
NEAL BLACK is also featured on POLYGRAM Records Compilation “BLUES STORY” where he appears on 4 Volumes of the compilation series with legendary Blues artists like Muddy Waters, Freddy King, Roy Buchanan, Chuck Berry and others…NEAL BLACK has performed in 21 countries at major festivals & venues including ;MONTREAL International Jazz Festival (Canada), WOODSTOCK 20th anniversary (New York), Verdana, Geneva;”>GUADALAJARA Blues Fest (Mexico), LE BATACLAN (Paris,France), ANTONE’S (Texas),MONTREUX Jazz Festival (Switzerland), RIVER BLUES FEST (Philadelphia), BRAGDOYA Blues (Norway), LONESTAR ROADHOUSE (N.Y.C), PUISTOBLUES (Finland), NEW MORNING (Paris,France),CASTLEBAR Blues (Ireland), WENDELSTEIN Music Fest (Germany), CAHORS Blues Festival (France), ISOLA LIRI BLUES FEST (Italy), and many others…
In the 1980’s NEAL BLACK was a regular on the TEXAS BLUES SCENE, opening shows for Stevie Ray Vaughan, Albert King, The Fabulous Thunderbirds, Omar & The Howlers, Johnny Copeland, George Thorogood, Leon Russell, Paul Butterfield, Lou Ann Barton, Rick Derringer, Lonnie Mack, Sir Douglas Quintet, Savoy Brown, The Nighthawks, and many, many others. Also during this period, NEAL BLACK studied music at The Southwest Guitar Conservatory under Jazz greats like Barney Kessel, Lenny Breau, Herb Ellis and Jacky King…In the 1990’s NEAL BLACK moved to NEW YORK CITYwhere he quickly gained a reputation as a respected Guitarist/Performer/Songwriter. NEAL BLACK was a regular not only with his own project “THE HEALERS”, but also was seen at many a late night JAM SESSION playing with Popa Chubby, Joan Osborne, The Holmes Brothers, etc.
In 2000, NEAL BLACK headed to MEXICO, where spent almost 3 years touring the “HARD ROCK CAFE”circuit and performing Blues festivals throughout. During his time in MEXICO, Neal recorded the Critically acclaimed “DREAMS ARE FOR LOSERS”. He was also a Professor of music at Pan American University and collaborated often on stage/Studio with Legendary Mexican/Cuban Artist & Musician, JOSE FORS & his Band FORSEPS…
2004 – 2014, NEAL BLACK tours regularly throughout Europe with his band “NEAL BLACK & THE HEALERS“, living between the South of France and USA and working as a Producer/Songwriter/Guitarist for projects with other Artists.