Styles : Piano Blues, Boogie Woogie (Diatonic Harp) Released : 2008 Lable : 1-2-3 Records
01 - Walk That Walk 02 - Ville Du Bois 03 - Cherry Red 04 - Going To Cincinnati 05 - Lord Lord Lord 06 - If The Rabbit Had A Gun 07 - Little Village 08 - Nancy Pants/No No 09 - Dirty Rag 10 - Chicken A La Blues 11 - CC Rider 12 - Creole Boogie
Ricky Nye (Rick Neiheisel) was born in Cincinnati in 1956, and was bitten by the music bug at the age of five. Swingin' blues & boogie from internationally recognized pianist & vocalist Ricky Nye and an astounding band of leading blues traditionalists from Paris, France. Upon his return to the area in 1979, his musical journeys on piano, organ & accordion have taken him through jazz, funk, rock & roll (years 1979-1985 with legendary cult faves The Raisins), country, zydeco, New Orleans styles, boogie woogie & blues (three years with the late Big Ed Thompson)- knowledge which has landed him on countless recording sessions and as accompanist to renown blues artists such as James Harman, Junior Watson, Jason Ricci, Francine Reed and Darrell Nulisch.