Location: AMERICA NORTH: USA: Illinois (IL)
Genre: Blues/ Roots Rock / Americana
Influences: Joe Bonamassa, Eric Clapton, Steely Dan, Gary Clark Jr, Walter Trout
David Rubin of Guitar Player Magazine has said that "Jimmy is as good as it gets." Warren is an energetic and passionate guitarist and producer. For over 25 years Warren has been pleasing audiences around the country, while sharing the stage with many music legends.
A versatile guitarist who pushes beyond his limits, Warren has been called a "Powerful Guitarist" by Alligator Records President Bruce Iglauer and a "Smooth Guitarist With A Great Feel" by legendary Bassist Chuck Rainey (Steely Dan).
Warren began his journey in the mid 80's sitting in with many of Chicago's southside blues legends. Over the years he fronted his own trio while performing as a sideman for many other artists. Warren was signed to Vision Records in Nashville in 2009 where he released his debut Cd "Live At Last."
Warren went on to release several more projects through Electro Glide Records and the High Tone Music Group. His music has been licensed for TV, Independent Films and Commercials around the world. Warrens music has been aired in 12 countries and over 900 radio stations.
After stepping away from music for several years, Jimmy is about to release his most fiery project to date. Warren is taking his music to a new level. This project will feature several legendary guest artist and be compiled of the music that has inspired and influenced Jimmy. Warren is currently recording at Thundreclap Studios in Hammond Indiana and the release is sure to get the attention of fans and music lovers alike.
Warren is the former host of two popular radio shows that air'd through the Artist First Radio Network. Both "America's Blues Radio" and the Jimmy Warren Show" are talk/music shows where Jimmy hosts some of the biggest names in music. Including: George Thorogood, Steve Lukather (Toto), Johnny Winter, Aaron Neville, Whitesnake , Charlie Daniels and more.