Remembering Chris Barber

March 05, 2021

Best known as a bandleader and trombonist, English jazz musician, Chris Barber, has died at the age of 90.

Mr. Barber helped launch the British blues boom and influenced 1960s pop. 

In 1956, he played double bass on Lonnie Donegan's hit record, ROCK ISLAND LINE. His band was the first to play on the Ed Sullivan TV show.

We are honored to represent numerous songs written and recorded by Chris Barber. He will be missed.