The Rhythm Kings

The Rhythm Kings are from Portsmouth. They are one of the finest bands around.

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Buster
Lead Guitar
Andy Mills
Andy Mills
Drums, Backing Vocals, Occasional Harmonica
Tim
Tim Nowell
Bass Guitar, Occasional Backing Vocals
Andy
Andy Broad
Lead Vocals, Lead Guitar

The Rhythm Kings first played together during the winter of 1996. In a quiet spot between gigs, Andy Broad and Tim Nowell from The Busted Fender Blues Band got together for a jam with Buster Wingham and Frank Kelley, who were then playing with The Fabulous Blue Keys. An enthusiastic and enjoyable evening of music ensued and another jam was arranged. Both halves went away and decided that they might put a band together based on the evenings music and so the next 'jam' turned into a 'rehearsal'. A set of old favourites (e.g. Muddy Waters' I'm Ready, Jimmie Rogers' Rock This House ...) and a few numbers new to the band members (Hubert Sumlin and Ronnie Earl's Can't Keep From Crying) was put together with a minimum of fuss.

Please don't hesitate to get in touch if you would like information on availabilty, fees etc., or to book The Rhythm Kings to play at your blues club or private party.

The Rhythm Kings can be contacted by any of the following methods

by email:
rkings@broad.ology.org.uk
by phone:
Call Tim on..
UK (023) 9282 0046
Call Andy Broad on:
UK (023) 92 877 933
by mail:
Andy Broad
Middle Floor Flat
64 Victoria Road North
Southsea
Portsmouth
Hampshire
England
PO5 1QA