Pete Cornelius & the DeVilles
Pete Cornelius and the DeVilles have released 7 full length albums, and toured relentlessly both nationally and internationally. Originally a hard hitting Texas Blues band, playing the likes of Stevie Ray Vaughn and Jimi Hendrix, they have now settled into a new groove. Pete's songwriting, singing and guitar have evolved into something that can't quite be described, but still remains comfortably in the Blues/Roots camp.
They have featured at some of Australia's most prestigious festivals, including Byron Bay's Bluesfest, The Great Southern Blues Festival, Blues on Broadbeach, Thredbo Blues Festival, The Australian Blues Festival, Forth Valley Blues Festival, Southern Roots and more.
Pete spent 3 months living in Chicago in 2007. There he played many gigs at clubs such as Buddy Guys "Legends", Ross's Lounge, Kingston Mines and Blues on Halsted. He also performed at the Chicago Blues Festival, The Taste of Chicago, and many other festivals and clubs in the surrounding states.
Pete's latest album " Tumbleweed" features 6 original songs and a few handpicked covers. "Tumbleweed is avaliable from iTunes, Pete's website or a live show.