Rob Stone

Rob Stone

“Rob Stone hits the deep-in-the-pocket groove… He’s got swing, he’s got that de rigueur smoky voice, he’s got a playful, good-time touch and a fine feel for what moves his audience.” –Jeff Johnson, Chicago Tribune

“Few harmonica players and singers uphold Chicago blues ensemble tradition as irresistibly and innovatively as Rob Stone.” –Chicago Tribune

LATEST NEWS

Rob stone featured in new Sam Lay documentary film.

Sam Lay, often called the greatest blues drummer of all time, is the subject of SAM LAY IN BLUESLAND, a new documentary film by award winning filmmaker John Anderson. Lay, who has received a lifetime Grammy Award and was recently inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, is best known for his work with Howlin’ Wolf, Muddy Waters, Bob Dylan and the Paul Butterfield Blues Band. www.samlayinbluesland.com

Rob toured with Sam in the early-mid 90s and continues to perform and record with him. Rob is featured performing and speaking throughout the documentary. Sam is also featured on several of Rob’s albums.

Rob stone featured in new Sam Lay documentary film.

Gotta Keep Rollin’ Climbing The Charts!!!

Gotta Keep Rollin’ reaches #1 on the Roots Music Report Illinois State Top 50 Blues Album Radio Charts.

Gotta Keep Rollin’ reaches #10 on the Roots Music Report Nationwide Top 50 Blues Album Radio Charts.

Gotta Keep Rollin’ reaches #15 on the iTunes Top 100 Blues Album Downloads List.

Songs Lucky 13 and Wait Baby crack the Roots Music Report Nationwide Top 50 Blues Song Radio Charts

VizzTone artist Rob Stone has signed an endorsement deal with Germany-based Seydel Harmonica Company

Making handcrafted Harmonicas since 1847, Seydel is the world’s oldest harmonica manufacturer, and the only one using stainless steel reeds. Rob’s models of choice are Seydel 1847 Classic & Silver, and the Session Steel.

Stone says, “These are the best harmonicas I’ve ever played. They have a beautiful, powerful sound and responsive action. They are also incredibly well built and durable enough for a touring musician.”