His Debut album on Rip Cat “Let Yourself Go” will be released Oct. 16, 2015. A combination of Blues, Soul and 1950s era R&B, it has something for all listeners. And promises to be a must have in your music collection. You can find it on
John Clifton, hailing from California’s Central Valley town of Fresno, is an accomplished harmonica player, vocalist, guitarist, songwriter and producer. With three decades of playing, touring, writing, and recording under his belt he has the Blues firmly embedded in his DNA.
John is an award winning producer, with Poland’s The Boogie Boys 2012 release “Made in Cali” winning top honor as Poland’s Music Awards “Album of The Year”, with three of Johns originals onboard.
John has toured Europe extensively, and has built a strong and vast following of fans, with accolades of some of Europe’s most notable Blues industry insiders, garnering him constant air play and numerous live performances. Some of which are..the landmark Mark Hummel Blues Blowout with John Mayall, James Cotton, Huey Lewis and many others. The Austrian Blues Festival, Poland’s Blues Express Festival and Denmark’s Fredrikshaven Blues Festival.
We are looking forward to an exciting and successful partnership with The John Clifton Blues Band!!!
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