Bobby Harrison is a UK based session musician currently providing guitar duties for Sir Cliff Richard.
Initially self-taught, Bobby then studied with top UK tutor Phil Hilborne, later acquiring certificates in Blues and Rock Guitar from Berklee College Of Music.
As a former member of Brit Floyd, The Classic Rock Show and The Australian Pink Floyd Show, Bobby averaged 160 huge worldwide shows a year including London’s Wembley Arena, Royal Albert Hall and O2 Arena; Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Colorado; The Greek Theatre and Gibson Amphitheater in Los Angeles; The Fillmore and The Warfield in San Francisco; The Bell Centre, Montreal and headline slots at Glastonbury and Isle Of Wight festivals.
He played in the hit Queen show We Will Rock You in London’s West End, Zurich, and Vienna before touring Europe with The Rocky Horror Show.
Bobby has performed live with Queen’s Brian May, Olivia Newton-John, Pink Floyd’s Guy Pratt and Scott Page; Whitesnake’s Neil Murray and (somewhat randomly) Formula 1’s Eddie Jordan and Sebastian Vettel.
Bobby’s studio work includes Michael Kamen, Abbey Road Studio sessions for Westlife, The Lighthouse Family and Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, and the soundtrack to the Patrick Stewart animated movie The Snurks. Bobby has also lent his guitar, vocal and songwriting skills to Zomba Music Publishing.
Artist endorsements include Eternal Guitars, Fractal Audio, Suhr guitars and effects, Matrix Amplifiers, Bare Knuckle Pickups, Keeley Electronics, Graph Tech accessories and Carl Martin Effects.
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Nick has a BA Honours Degree in Music and taught Degree level Advanced Musicianship and Technical Development at the British Institute of Modern Music (BIMM).
Nick is a member of Roger Taylor’s Queen Extravaganza with singer Marc Martel, hand-picked and managed by Queen. His debut was to 40,000 people in the Hong Kong Stadium and has since toured extensively, recording their Live at Hammersmith double CD in 2017.
Nick performed ‘School’s Out’ with Alice Cooper for the song’s 40th anniversary, and has performed Bohemian Rhapsody with Brian May.
He plays regularly with 80’s legends Tony Hadley (Spandau Ballet) and Nik Kershaw in festivals across Europe.
London West-End shows include (currently) the official Motown show, Rock Of Ages, Queen’s We Will Rock You, The Bodyguard with Beverley Knight, Jersey Boys (The Frankie Valli story), and Ray Davies’ Kinks show Sunny Afternoon.
Former guitarist for Multi-Platinum artist Gabrielle; UK tour, recordings, numerous TV and a BBC Radio live concert for the British Olympic team; headlined festivals and support slots for ‘Mike and The Mechanics’ and ‘Al Green’.
Nick was chosen by Brian May for the Queen musical We Will Rock You, was approved by Pete Townsend for a tour of The Who’s Tommy and has toured stadiums and arenas around the world with a Pink Floyd production.
Nick has recorded many sessions for Multi-Platinum selling M People, X-Press 2, EMI Music Publishing, and various TV soundtracks including Tia Carrere’s Relic Hunter.
However, he will tell you that his proudest achievement was standing applause from Jimmy Page after watching Nick emulate James Burton in a faithful reproduction of an Elvis Las Vegas concert.
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