Pamela Betti is an incredible singer, performer, songwriter and inductee into the NY BLUES HALL of FAME!
As a professional singer for the last 20+ years, Pamela has worked with some some of the biggest acts in the business like Kim Wilson from the The Fabulous Thunderbirds, Dave Mason, Eddie Kirkland, Joe Louis Walker, Bobby “Blue” Bland, Poppa Chubby, Val Thomas from Little Buster and the Soul Brothers, The Lords of 52nd Street (Billy Joel's Band) , Joe Bonamassa, Taylor Dayne, Rick Springfield and she has toured extensively throughout the US and Asia.
Pamela and her band have also WON the Long Island Blues Society’s Challenge to Memphis and will be going to compete in the International Blues Challenge in Memphis, TN in January 2020! Click here for more info on the IBC.
The bands CD, “PAMDEMONIUM” has been well received and has air play on major Blues radio stations all over the world! The band is back in the studio and will have a new recording in early 2020!
The PBB has an unstoppable energy, They are true professionals who know how to entertain a crowd! Pamela’s voice is a finely tuned instrument that can float through a ballad or rip through a kick ass Blues tune!
Simply put, this band kicks ass!
Gary Sellers has had quite the impressive career. As a teen, Sam "Bluzman" Taylor took Gary under his wing and taught him all about the Blues. Gary honed his skills playing with with Sam on tour and recording many albums. Gary has really come into his own and he has developed his own signature sound. He brings his love of the Blues and his sparkling personality to the Pamela Betti band!
Billy "K" Kolasinski is no stranger to the LI Music Scene. He has played with many great musicians over the past three decades in both original and tribute bands. Opening up for some legendary acts like Foghat, with the Stanton Anderson Band, Leon Russell with the Stevie Ray Vaughan Experience, Leslie West and Robbie Krieger with Buttered Soul to name a few. His passion for playing, his powerful groove and solid pocket give him his own distinct sound.
Papa G is no stranger to the stage. This Brooklyn boy bass player was born to play among the Stars! Music is in his blood as the grandson of famed Jazz bassist, Jack Fay. Papa G has climbed the ranks at a very young age and has toured and recorded and backed up many famous bands like The Drifters, The Platters, Lisa Lisa, Harold Melvin's Bluenotes, The Crystals, The Marcels and Mackelmor's Wanz. He is a monster player!
Tm Dorsey is a constantly evolving keyboardist who brings his experience from the Funk/Souls bands, "Juice," "Ozone," and "Snap" to the Pamela Betti Band. "Funky Tim" brings his brand of funky soul to every show!