BIG BOSS BASS is a powerhouse duo of two massive talents. Tony Saunders is bassist who is a two time Emmy Winner, And is currently the Northern California Entertainers Jazz Artist of the Year, But his roots are deeply embedded in blues. He also won back to back W.C. Handy Awards for his work with Joe Louis Walker and John Lee Hooker. He is also known for his work with Etta James, Bo Diddly, Jimmy McCrackin, Eric Clapton, Dr. John and Many Others.
Paula Harris is a vocalist who burst onto the blues scene with her top three win at the International Blues Challenge (The largest Battle of the Bands in the world) since then she has been recognized with several prestigious nominations from the music industry including a Blues Music Award Nomination for “Best New Artist. She received a nod from the Blues Blast Music Awards as Best New Artist well as the Sean Costello Rising Star award. Dan Aykroyd selected her as his Blues breaker and favorite new release on his internationally syndicated show “The Blues Mobile”
Big Boss Bass brings together a world class band of the heaviest hitters in the Bay Area and delivers a mix of traditional blues done with passion and finesse and mixes it with creative originals and a funky jazzy twist that set this group apart from every other blues act. It’s a toe tapping, finger snapping joyous ride through multiple facets of the blues genre.