Johnzo West & The Wayward Souls

New single "Givin' Myself Away" available everywhere

Johnzo West is an Indiana born singer, songwriter and guitarist based out of Los Angeles, California. 

West has shared the stage with Eric Burdon, Dickey Betts of the Allman Brothers Band, Toots and the Maytals, Jackie Greene, The Cadillac Three, Benevento Russo Duo and many others.

"West's voice reminds me of a slightly more polished version of Phosphorescent, think Tom Petty riffs with Eric Clapton level solos." - No Country For New Nashville 

Since 2016, West and his band The Wayward Souls have also backed singer and founding member of The Animals, Eric Burdon, touring worldwide as 'Eric Burdon & The Animals'.

"I feel that this is the best lineup I've ever had" - Eric Burdon, Ventura County Star

PRESS

“West's voice reminds me of a slightly more polished version of Phosphorescent, think Tom Petty riffs with Eric Clapton level solos."

- No Country For New Nashville

 

"The EP’s first single, ‘It Ain’t Right’, is a gorgeously meditative tune with a warm Laurel Canyon vibe.”

- NUVO Indy’s Alternative Voice

 

“Just like the music on his latest EP, The Cause and the Cure, the Johnzo West live show highlights true musicianship.” 

- LA Music Blog

 

“A shiny new roots band...reminds me of I See Hawks In LA and no less than Elvis Costello.” 

- My Old Kentucky Blog