Neil Wilson is a Glasgow-based singer, guitar virtuoso and composer whose career path has been shaped by his versatility as a musician. Neil Has Played with the following artists:
Billy Bass Nelson (Funkadelic); Gary "mud bone" Cooper (Bootsys Rubber Band / Parliament Funkadelic); Martha Reeves and the Vandellas (Tamla Mowtown) ; Hamish Stuart (Average White Band); Royal Scottish National Orchestra (Performing Concerto de Aranjuez)
He currently leads The Jimi Hendrix Reexperience "The freshest approach to the Jimi Hendrix Legacy I have ever heard." Billy 'bass' Nelson (Funkadelic). Neil recreates the legend that is Hendrix with a blend of technical brilliance, raw power and sensitivity that Jimi himself would surely appreciate. There's voodoo in Neil's soul. He's a true virtuoso player whose first love is the blues. Early influences were Peter Green, Eddie Hazel and, of course, Hendrix.
Neil Wilson is a virtuoso guitarist with a dazzling technical brilliance and as a master of different genres with an enduring love of the blues, his performances are unmissable. Expect to hear unique and powerful arrangements of classic blues and roots music including songs from Ray Charles, Muddy Waters, Stevie Wonder and maybe some Hendrix.