Eliza Neals and the Narcotics
(Blues / Rock / Soul)
ELIZA NEALS is a dynamic front woman, multi-talented musician, confident producer and outstanding live performer plus the voice of the ’21st Century blues’ for a new generation.
Chosen for ‘Blues Magazine UK #24’ covermount CD compilation “In Safe Hands – The Next Generation of Blues Superstars” with Buddy Guy on the September 2015 cover!
“10 emerging artists in Blues music to Watch… Gritty, powerful vocalist!” AXS 2015
“She sings with the power of Beth Hart, the emotion of Janis Joplin, yet the voice is still her own… Neals blends rock and blues seamlessly” American Blues Scene 2015
“Hand picked by BB King himself for inclusion on Bluesville and entered into Heavy Rotation” Tony Colter SiriusXM
“Neals delivered two solid sets of high energy soul-drenched rocking blues… A consummate show person” + “Top 100 Live Unsigned Bands in the USA” Music Connection Magazine 2015
A blues rocker to the core that understands and respects tradition without being bound by it… no gimmicks” Midwest Record 2015
Performing at venues across the United States to enthralled crowds at festivals, stages and concerts many whom become instant fans of this ‘Detroit Divas’ voice stage presence and direction. A combination of Blues Rock, Psychedelic Soul with a twist of Jam band and southern rock covers the spectrum. Often playing on piano or keyboards with a list of covers many a band would never attempt, “Eliza Neals and the Narcotics” perform masterly. Original compositions have garnered Eliza Neals, Detroit Music Awards for Blues Songwriter (2 times) and Rock songwriter, which would seem impossible until you listen.
A cadre of amazing guitarists have backed up Eliza Neals over the years. Howard Glazer the 18+ country international blues with a super side of Rock and one hell-of -a-feel takes the reigns. As a duo, trio or full blown eight to ten piece band, Eliza Neals delivers the most compelling storytelling in ages.
The award winning sultry and powerful blues rock soul vocalist, recording artist, composer, performer, publisher and producer is being compared to greats like Etta James, Janis Joplin and Ricki Lee Jones among many many others. “There is only one Eliza Neals,” don’t miss a night of music from the city that drives your soul.