His exceptional slide technique - and gutsy blues vocals - set the tone for the band.
The drumming of Tom Sibly, a graduate of Drumtech, never lacks finesse and his accurate support work is punctuated by mind-blowing solos.
Pete Thomas was drawn to bass guitar partly due to John Entwistle of The Who. He plays in a variety of genres including jazz and folk, but here his powerful, rapturous play is the gel that binds the band together.
The Trio have played at a number of festivals but are hungry for more.