Becky Boyd & The Groove Train @ BOP STOP
When: Aug 09, 2019, 8:00pm - 11:00pm
Where: BOP STOP
Becky Boyd has been playing the Cleveland Ohio club scene for over 35 years. Her vocals are outstanding, combining great tone, with tremendous feel. Besides singing with many bands throughout the years, Becky has opened for such noted artists as The Outlaws, Brownsville Station, Gary Lewis and the Playboys, Fairport Convention, Buddy Miles, Robert Lockwood Jr., Billy Branch, Walter Trout, Chad & Jeremy, and completed a small tour opening for Todd Rundgren. She has recorded 2 CDs with her previous band Real Life, and has recorded studio work with many Cleveland artists.
A highlight for Becky, was the opportunity to sing backups for the famous McKendree Spring Band at their reunion concert Memorial Day Weekend 2008 at the Beachland Ballroom.
Becky has been nominated several times as best vocalist in the Freetimes and Scene Magazine.
In 2010, Becky joined up with blues guitarist Tim Matson and competed in the Memphis Blues Challenge sponsored by the Cleveland Blues Society. They won in the solo/duo category and won the chance to compete against over 100 acts at the International Blues Challenge in Memphis Tenn., where they placed in the top 8, performing at the famous Orpheum Theatre. They recorded a cd available at CDBaby.com,and iTunes. "Becky Boyd & Tim Matson".
Her new band, Becky Boyd & The Groove Train, made it's debut in January of 2015, and features keyboardist Chris Hanna, bassist Alfredo Guerrieri, and drummer Jim Wall.