Bear Williams Band


Accordion, Acoustic Guitar, Background Singer, Bagpipes, Banjo, Bass Guitar, Cello, Clarinet, DJ, Dobro, Drums, Electronic Music, Fiddle, Flute, Harmonica, Harp, Keyboard, Lead Guitar, Mandolin, Other, Other Percussion, Piano, Rhythm Guitar, Saxophone, Steel guitar, Trombone, Trumpet, Ukulele, Upright bass, Violin, Vocalist, Vocalist - Alto, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor.


Bear Williams is a Chicago-Based Blues Rock Artist currently recording for the GVR Records Label distributed via Ingrooves/Universal Music. Buddy Guy's Legends, Epiphany Center for The Arts, Rosa's Lounge, Johnny's Blitz, Navy Pier, and Chicago Chop House are just some of the venues where he and the band has performed. Bear has also been the bass player and musical director for the award-winning R&B/Soul Band, Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly for the last twenty years. .bearwilliamsmusic

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Aug 25 2021
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Gigs played:
50 to 100
62 years


Son House, Howlin' Wolf, Robert Cray, Muddy Waters, Buddy Guy, The Rolling Stones

Members Of Band

Bear Williams: Lead Vocals, Bass, Guitar; Bill Brickey: Guitar, Vocals; Chuck Lacy: Drums, Vocals; Alton Smith: Keys, Vocals