~ The Rusty Wright Band ~


BIG doings this month! The Pepsi Southern Original Competition has named the Rusty Wright Band as one of the 10 finalist acts who will by vying for festival performance opportunities at the 2019 Gulf Coast Jam in Panama City Beach, Florida. The finals will take place Thursday, August 29th at Ms Newby’s in Panama City Beach, Florida and will be judged by Gulf Coast Jam executive producer Rendy Lovelace and other music industry professionals. Top prize is a main stage performance slot on September 1st opening for Kid Rock and Big & Rich. The top 6 acts will perform throughout the festival and at the post-fest after parties each night.

We're gearing up to blow the doors off so if you're in the mood for a road trip come to Panama City Beach August 29th. We would surely appreciate your support. Come spend the weekend and see US and other hugely talented acts. It's gonna be a memorable weekend! www.gulfcoastjam.com

#Pepsi #Southern Original #GulfCoastJam #PanamaCityBeach



That's right! It's time to make a NEW RECORD! Our SEVENTH!

The title was inspired by a real place in my Hometown of Flint, MI that sat directly across from the factory where they made parts for the Cadillac DeVille. I always thought that place had SO many stories over the decades it stood and watched the life and death of the town around it. So this will be a unique blend of Blues and story telling done with my fire breathing brand of guitar-driven, left-turn swingin' grooves.
We've already released a single as a sneak preview of the music to come but we really need your help to do this the way it needs to be done.
I've offered a few ideas to help us out and I appreciate those who have done so, but if the idea of signing up and using apps or buying a T-shirt just doesn't appeal to you then how about just a simple donation to our Go Fund me page? You can give whatever you want.
Trust me, for every dollar we get from others I'm putting in ten of my own and I hate even asking, but in this day and age music artistry is having a harder and harder time reaching the masses and if you believe my music is good and you like my playing and Laurie's singing we really need your help to get this done the best we possibly can and get it out to the rest of the world. You'll be helping strike a blow for TALENT and SKILL and HARD WORK in music, not some lame kid rapping nastiness over a computer beat.
   What do you say? Will you click the link and drop a few dollars in the can? You'll get a copy of the music when its done and I'll know you're a real believer in music from the soul.


Check out what Rusty's been up to

Rusty Wright appeared at the Rock n Roll Fantasy Camps 1st BLUES edition in Chicago, June 28 - July 1, 2018 as one of the celebrity counselors. He assisted camp attendees to improve their skill and understanding of blues music while preparing them for a once in a lifetime chance to perform live on stage with Buddy Guy, Nancy Wilson of Heart and former Stevie Ray Vaughn drummer Chris Layton!