"THE ELEVATOR MAN"
In Stores May 12, 2015
He doesn’t sing as much as he growls the blues.
Ellison is a prolific songwriter, and his work reflects influences from the British Blues Invasion, Motown, and Memphis rhythm and blues.
Ellison shares with the listener a deep, soulful blues experience that showcases his multi-dimensional talents.
In short then, one to look out for…
...sings a bit like a dustbowl Howlin’ Wolf and plays guitar like Old Scratch from the corner of Highways 49 and 61.
“Oklahoma guitar man Scott Ellison is out to take no prisoners with his new release Walkin’ Through Fire on JSE Records. This strong fifteen song set is a dance party disc meant to get listeners up on their feet. Each tracks features Ellison’s fiery fret work and raspy howl , who at times sounds like a mix of Delbert McClinton meets Bob Dylan...Walking Through the Fire is a fine collection of rockin’ blues, and soul from an under the radar artist.”