Ronnie Shellist has traveled the U.S., Canada and Europe with his blues showcase featuring various top notch blues artists. The show consists of original blues songs written by Ronnie, classic Chicago blues; as well as a mix of Delta and southern influenced blues artists. His high energy approach and command of his instrument immediately draws you in! In 2006 he posted a video on youtube which now has close to 2.5 million views and provided Ronnie with a massive following. He currently tours with Hohner as one of their top endorsors and clinician for the company putting on roadshows and training sessions. Ronnie was raised in Chicago, where he visits frequently to perform at local venues, festivals and blues dances. Currently he hails from Denver, Colorado.

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“Ronnie is a mighty fine player and I ain’t lyin!

Charlie Musselwhite

’til Then is a highly recommended listen and an early candidate for Best New Artist Debut at next year’s Blues Music Awards.”

Josh Hathaway, Blinded By Sound

“Dynamite ! A must have ! Amazing to say the least … this album will go down as a classic, everything is ticking, not a note out of place. Ronnie doesn’t just deliver some of the most amazing harmonica playing I’ve ever heard, but also carries every song spot on with great vocals.”. Read full review here.

World of Harmonica

“Ronnie has a style on the harmonica all his own. This is his debut CD that many people have been waiting for … you’re going to like it!

Kim Wilson

Ronnie Shellist’s ’til Then is chock full of superb blues harp… nirvana for blues harp aficionados”
Read full review here.

Ricky Bush

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