George W Russell Jr.
Bobby Stanton has been playing in world-class bands since he was a teenager. He moved to Nashville before moving to Boston to go to Berklee College, where he graduated with honors and became the first student to receive the prestigious “Ovation” award. His musical path has been diverse, including appearances on Garrison Keillor’s A Prairie Home Companion and Dave Brubeck’s A Welcome Home Christmas. A short list of some of the artists he has played with: James Taylor, Bo Diddley, Hal Blaine, Sleepy LaBeef, The Temptations, The Drifters, Charlie Daniels, and Noel Redding. Stanton has also won songwriting awards from BMI and ASCAP, and contributed articles to several international music publications including Guitar Player magazine.