WOW (Timezone, September 2018)
Music-Style: Blues-Rock, Contemporary Blues
Zed Mitchell is a musical jack-of-all-trades. His 5 - octave voice makes him a singer of a the extra class. He is one of the best guitarists in Europe. And looks back as a composer and songwriter on over 20 released albums. Enter the world of a musical talent.
The bandleader, singer, guitarist and composer Zed Mitchell, from Belgrad, began his career as professional musician in 1970. In that time he played with many well know bands in Yugoslavia.
In 1974 with his own band “LAND”, he had his first international hit-single called “SHOSHANA” for POLYDOR Europe. After this big success and many radio sessions as well as TV, he played as support group on tours for bands such as “FOCUS”, “DEEP PURPLE”, “IAN GILLAN BAND” and many more. He played concerts all around Europe. At the end of the seventy’s, he founded the ”School for Rock Guitar in Belgrad.
From 1988 he worked in ARCO - STUDIOS in Munich, with producers Malcolm Luker and film composer Nick Glennie-Smith right hand of Hans Zimmer who’s become two Oscars. Music lovers, insiders and other artists rank him at the forefront of the blues scene, naming his name in the same breath as artist like Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler, Gary Moore or Robert Gray.
His talents appreciated artists like Tina Turner, Phil Collins or even Pink Floyd and got him for their recordings, and Eros Ramazotti and Natalie Cole also booked the sting magician for their studio recordings. Even German stars like Curt Cress, Udo Lindenberg and Leslie Mandoki rely on the outstandig style of Zed Mitchell. One of the his greatest successes, Mitchell finally celebrated witch the Munich Symphony Orchestra, for which he recorded all the acoustic and electric guitars and their CD sold more than a million copies.
Zed Mitchell is the string magician!
And anyone who has experienced Zed Mitchell live with his charming style, who heard the blues in the notes he played, also knows why that is.
Availability: on demand (booking lead time 4 weeks)
Location: clubs, festivals
Conditions: hotel (travel party 4-5), catering, local PA
Price: on demand