What happens when you take one part Guns N Roses (Duff McKagen), one part Pearl Jam (Mike McCready), and one part Screaming Trees (Barrett Martin), and throw them in a sweaty rehearsal space together? You get Levee Walkers.
From their official website:
In 2015, when Mike McCready, Duff McKagan, and Barrett Martin officially formed the Levee Walkers, it could be said that the band really formed about 25 years ago. That’s when Pearl Jam guitarist Mike first saw Duff playing bass in Guns & Roses, and around the same time, Mike saw Barrett playing drums in the Screaming Trees. Musical ideas began to form with all three men, like shadows that move across the landscape yet cannot be defined. Someday though, the shadows would merge.
In 1994, after years of work touring in their respective bands…(read more)
Have a listen to their debut single ‘Freedom Song’ here.
How great is that bass line?