Known for his incredible touch, feel and tone, Welsh blues guitar prodigy Chris Buck has set the world on fire with his soulful playing and electrifying performances. Chris has championed blues guitar in recent years with his brand of traditional musicality and modern sound.
In 2020 and Chris found himself voted Best Blues Guitatist by the readers of Guitarist Magazine in the wake of Buck & Evans critically-acclaimed first record, Write a Better Day. “It’s folly to attach numbers to music but it’s incredibly flattering to see that people enjoy what you do!” laughs Chris.
Despite associations with Yamaha, Fender and Ernie Ball, a successful weekly YouTube series soon to exceed 10 million views, guitar greats being quick to express their appreciation of Chris's playing - ("this guy's a fu*king awesome guitar player!" - Slash), Chris insists that he doesn't crave the spotlight.
“From that first moment I played in front of a crowd, I never wanted to be the ‘virtuoso guitar guy" says Chris. "All of my favourite musicians were very much part of a band; that sense of interaction and spontaneity is incomparable. Making music with your mates; there's no better feeling…"