Hello and welcome to George Clark's official website!
George Clark, long-time blues drummer and vocalist of the Pacific Northwest, has recently relocated from Bellingham, WA to Las Vegas. Experienced all genres but specializing in Blues, Funk, R&B, Rock and Jazz, George has had many influences including Kenny Aronoff, Neil Pert, Dave Weckl, Chris Layton (SRV), Omar Hakim, Stewart Copeland, John Bonham,Tony Williams, Buddy Rich,Dennis Chambers, Randy Hayes(Coco Montoya), Charlie Coccia (Eric Sardinas), and others. He has backed the likes of Fat James and Adrian Clarke, two of Washington state's premiere blues guitarists.
The Cathouse Blues Band took the stage on Saturday, Aug.4,2007 at The Mt.Baker Rythym and Blues Festival in Deming,Washington and wowed 2,000 avid blues fans. George's drum solo (playing on this website) was featured in the band's rockin' version of "Standin' On Shaky Ground" . A new LIVE CD, recorded at this festival, has been released! Entitled Cathouse Blues Band, Nice and Hot!, it is now available at CD Baby.
George is currently working and recording with Phil "Fang" Volk and Kelly J.
Videos of Phil Volk's Sonic Wheel Records can be found on YoutubeThese videos include not only recordings of Phil, but also of Kelly J, another exciting artist that George has had the privilege to work with!
Executive producer of the new Cathouse Blues Band, Nice and Hot! CD.
George will be working on a CD with Phil "Fang" Volk, original bass player for Paul Revere and the Raiders. George is currently appearing with Phil's group, Fang and the Gang. For information on upcoming shows, contact Lustig Talent Enterprises, Inc.
In 1966, George played for Northwest seminal rock/punk band The Dynamics backing rocker Freddy "Boom-Boom" Canon when he opened for Eric Burdon and The Animals to a crowd of 10,000 at Spokane Coliseum in Spokane, WA. He's played for Dick and DeeDee, Brian Hyland, Merrilee Rush ("Angel of the Morning"), blues legends Hubert Sumlin, Henry Gray and Buck Sinegal, Jimmy Murphy, Phil "Fang" Volk, Kelly J, Cathouse Blues Band, twice nominated by Washington Blues Society 2003 & 2004 for Best Washington Blues CD.
Click HERE to purchase your Cathouse Blues Band CD!
George's HOT solo with The Cathouse Blues Band at the Mount Baker Rhythm & Blues Festival
Deming, WA August 4th, 2007
Cathouse Blues Band and George backing blues legend Hubert Sumlin