B Willie Dryden

B. WILLIE DRYDEN

From Gothic Rock, to Minstrel Folk, B. Willie Dryden shares a musical legacy with some of Nashville’s best studio musicians: features rhythm and lead guitar, harmonica, piano, and keyboards…a former lead singer of the theatrical rock band “The Harlequins” ..and with musical partner, Rowena led “The Beat Poets”(a Goth Brit rock band) of the early 90’s to the edge. Now solo since 1995, plays a “Folk with Fire” back to his roots, Dark Spiritual based poetry, 60’s influenced Folk and Blues. You can find his music on HTTP://www.cdbaby.com (just Google B. Willie Dryden).

Career Highlights:

Playing “Folk City” a famous club in New York’s Greenwich Village.

Taking apprenticeship in the Studios of Nashville…learning the craft of music from some of the worlds best players.

Composing and recording “Alexandr & Aloyosha” (an Operetta Ballet) with former partner, Rowena.

Playing “PCCO Summeriest 2002”, various musical festivals, and of course the Beat Poets.