Sunday, May 16th, 2021, we are releasing our new single, Prettiest Thief! We are celebrating with a live show at Canopy + the Roots in Dahlonega, GA, where we will also be debuting several songs from the new album. Enjoy this sneak peek of the new track with some of...
Our Live in the UK 2020 album will be released on January 22, exactly one year since the last show of our tour opening for Heather Findlay. You can pre-save it now on all the music platforms, or pre-order the digital album (and hear samples!) at store.hughestaylormusic.com
Our second bit of big news, I have been preparing for my new album which we will be recording next week at Capricorn Studios!
As most of you know, the Hughes Taylor Band toured the United Kingdom with the Heather Findlay Band in January of this year. What you might not know is that I was able to record our last few shows, and have been (not so) secretly working on putting together a live...
One of the awesome perks of signing up for the Hughes Blues Crew (besides getting all of my music before it’s even released) is the opportunity to commission songs you’d like for me to record!The first song I was commissioned to do was Uriah Heep’s “The Wizard.” Here...
"When your name is Hughes Taylor and you call your band The Hughes Taylor Band, you’re signalling to the world that there will be no fancy costumes, elaborately dressed stages or grand entrances here. It’s all about the music, man."
"Fortunately, the guitarist is prodigiously talented in this area, leading a sprightly trio who eschew the turgidity that so often infects those beard-stroking purist blues."
The boost to our careers that this tour has provided is immeasurable and invaluable. With international touring added to our collective resume, we are ready to hit the ground running in 2020.
Thank you again for supporting us. We are truly blessed.
Stepping into that room, completely original (cigarette stains and all), was surreal. It was like being transported to that decade in which so much of the music that has shaped my world was created.
Hughes Taylor is an energetic and ambitious blues artist from Macon, Georgia. He is known for his impressive and accomplished guitar playing and unique electric style that infuses traditional blues roots with upbeat and fast-paced blues and classic rock.
The Hughes Taylor Band is a blues/rock power trio that is reminiscent of the Jimi Hendrix Experience, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and Cream.