Legendary blues and rock performer Edgar Winter is renowned for his extraordinary musical abilities as a multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, and songwriter. Winter, who was born and reared in Beaumont, Texas, started off as a musical prodigy playing keyboards, guitar, saxophone, and percussion.
Winter's critically praised debut album Entrance, which featured the top-charting single "Tobacco Road," demonstrated his singular ability to meld numerous musical genres like rock, jazz, blues, and pop. His second album, Roadwork, and Edgar Winter's White Trash were both the results of this success.
The 1970s saw Winter's band, The Edgar Winter Group, reach its artistic zenith. With their number-one singles "Frankenstein" and "Free Ride," which highlighted Winter's remarkable abilities as a songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, they had immense success. They Only Come Out at Night, the group's debut album, peaked at No. 3 on the Billboard Top 200 and spent eighty weeks there before becoming double platinum.
Winter is renowned for his ground-breaking advancements in music technology. He created the keyboard body strap, which allowed him to move about freely during his exuberant concerts, and, with "Frankenstein," he was the first performer to use a synthesizer as the primary instrument in a song. This ground-breaking method transformed rock and roll and opened the door for fresh experiments and sounds.
Shock Treatment, Jasmine Nightdreams, Together Live With Johnny Winter, Recycled, Standing On Rock, Mission Earth, Live in Japan, Not A Child Anymore, The Real Deal, and Winter Blues are just a few of the other noteworthy albums that Winter has recorded.
Winter has won numerous awards and received praise from the public for his extraordinary abilities and services to the music business throughout the course of his distinguished career. New generations of musicians are continually being inspired by and influenced by his legacy as a pioneer and innovator in music..
How to hire Edgar Winter for an event
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Frequently Asked Questions about booking Edgar Winter to perform.
Many performers, actors, speakers and other talent like Edgar Winter in certain cases will consider virtual appearances via live streaming. They perhaps may accept lower fees too. If you are seriously interested in booking Edgar Winter or other talent shown on our site, we will research their desire and the specific fee for your live-streaming event or project request.
Edgar Winter's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Edgar Winter for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book Edgar Winter, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Edgar Winter. After we consult with them, we will provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the accurate Edgar Winter booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Edgar Winter for an event?" is a frequent question we get. The final Edgar Winter booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we may show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Edgar Winter charge for an event. An example fee to book Edgar Winter is in the starting range of $25,000-$39,999. However, any recent popularity change would cause a price fluctuation well beyond this example. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price as well. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
There is low probability to book Edgar Winter for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Edgar Winter agent on your behalf if your funding is in place. By not having funding ready then it will more difficult to book Edgar Winter, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Edgar Winter booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Edgar Winter, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
Rock, Rock-Rock N Roll, Rock-Classic, Male, Age Group-30's-50's, American