Drew Villegan's introduction to the blues came by way of guitarists such as Mike Bloomfield, BB King, Johnny Winters, Eric Clapton and Jimmy Page. Other early influences include LP’s like John Mayall's pivotal Bluesbreakers and the first Led Zepplin album.
Drew began playing the guitar at age thirteen, following two years of playing tenor saxaphone, starting at age eleven.
Austin Blues Bands include Lady Luck & The Bad Breaks, and The Gary Delz Power Trio. Austin venues include Babe’s On Sixth Street, Toulouse and The Pecan Street Festival.
Discography: 7 CD Albums, 3 CD singles and a 45 RPM Record.
“Still keeping a lot of our blues guitar heroes music alive and well, guitarist Drew Villegan can match up with anything coming out of Austin labeled a 'blues guitar genius, or guru, or extraordinaire.’
Source: wolfmann-independant (email@example.com) San Angelo, Tx (August 2000)