The band was born in 2012 from the experience of Gianni Di Ruvo (long career as led-guitar player of Black Cat Bone B.B.) and the boldness of “funambolic harmonica” Davide Speranza.
Gianni is a real italian legend, he played with the Blues Masters and Kings: R.L. Burnside, Frank Frost, Honey Boy Edwards, Carey Bell, Billy Branch, Kenny Neal, Michael Coleman, Big Jack Johnson, Charlie Musselwhite, Sugar Blue, Louisiana Red, Ronnie Earl, The Fabolous Thunderbirds and many others important artists.
By his side, Claudio De Palo is a professional bass player and session man for blues bands in Milan.
Davide Speranza is the front-man, voice and harmonica. Eclettic artist, one of the top italian harmonica player, he played with John Popper (Blues Traveler), Eric Bibb, Andy J. Forrest, Kasey Landsdale, Grayson Capps, Francesco Piu, Fabio Treves.
Angelo Farolli is a professional musician and drums teacher at music schools and academies, amazing drummer, he plays in blues bands and jazz ensemble.
ON THE ROAD QUARTET plays at festivals, clubs, pubs, conventions, private events and everyplace you want to get a party.
Groovy sound and brilliant show, try it!
During 2015/2016 the band has participated in many Blues Festival among which:
A – 2 Microphone ( 1 Voice lead singer / 1 Harp )
B – 1 Bass Amp (300 W) Cabinet 1X15 or 2X12
C – 1 Guitar Amp FENDER (50W Valve)
D – Piece Standard Drum Set + Bass Drum Pedal + Hi Hat – 2 Crash – 1 Ride with respective microphones set.
4 Stage Monitor
PA system suitable for a place of performance
(3000 watts minimum outdoor / indoor 1000 W)
Road Manager: Gianfranco Skala
Sound engineering: Mattia Foglia
Official Photographer: Alessandro Gobbi