ROCK029 Billylee Janey – Gimme Some Lightnin’ (press kit)

One-sheet, itinerary, promotional photo and audio samples for Billylee Janey:


Legendary Iowa Rock Hall of Fame guitarist Billylee Janey has been bending strings since the late 60s and released his first single in the early 70s with his hard rock band, Truth and Janey. Since, he’s released over 15 albums and had guest appearances on many more, been elected to the Iowa Rock Hall of Fame, received a Grammy entry mention, appeared on stage with Buddy Guy and Little Ed, was featured in Bo Diddley’s backing band for shows in 2000 and appeared at BB Kings in Memphis, Buddy Guy’s Legends during Chicago blues fest and the Mississippi Valley Blues Fest along with over 600 major shows in the USA and Canada. His recordings with 70s rock band Truth and Janey have been re-released to great acclaim on compact disc and vinyl by the Rockadrome label, been featured in several books on 70s hard rock and have achieved cult status and are one of the label’s best selling Artists. Billylee continues to write and release new material in the blues and classic rock genres and gig almost non-stop. Up next for Billylee is his fourth release for the Rockadrome label, “No Saints Ringin’ the Bells”, which will hit the streets in the Spring of 2011.

One-Sheet/Itinerary (PDF click to download):

Billylee Janey Gimme Some Lightnin One Sheet


Billylee Janey promo

Audio Files (60 sec samples):

Billylee Janey – 20 Miles of Bad Road (from the Soul Driver CD)


Billylee Janey – Blues My Soul (from the Gimme Some Lightnin’ CD)


Billylee Janey – What’s Your Trick (from the What’s Your Trick CD)


Billylee Janey – I Can Tell (from the Soul Driver CD)


Billylee Janey – Burnin You Outta My Soul (from the Soul Driver CD)


Billylee Janey – Someday Soon (from the What’s Your Trick CD)


Billylee Janey – Smoke and Mirrors (from the Gimme Some Lightnin’ CD)


Billylee Janey – Blue Haze (from the Gimme Some Lightnin’ CD)


Billylee Janey – Highway Rider (from the Gimme Some Lightnin’ CD)


Billylee Janey – Eagle Fly (from the forthcoming No Saints Ringin’ the Bells CD)


Billylee Janey – Killin the Blues (from the forthcoming No Saints Ringin’ the Bells CD)


Billylee Janey – Sweet Seventeen (from the forthcoming No Saints Ringin’ the Bells CD)