THE PAUL NELSON BAND

THE PAUL NELSON BAND

GRAMMY WINNING BLUES/ROCK GUITAR GREAT

The Fallout Shelter - 61 Endicott Street, Norwood, MA, 02062

We first came across Paul Nelson when he appeared with Willie J Laws last October. Everyone knew of Paul Nelson but we'd never had the honor of hosting him...until then. He fell in love with the Fallout Shelter and now we're bringing him back on his own terms. This show is going to rock!!!

Whether it's headlining international festivals, performing to sold out shows at iconic clubs worldwide, Paul Nelson's guitar mastery, in a live setting is the most exciting and unforgettable experience for all who attend.


Being blues/rock icon Johnny Winter‘s hand-picked touring and recording guitarist joining in 2010, is just one of the accolades held by Grammy-winning guitarist Paul Nelson. Nelson has also shared the world’s stages and/or recorded alongside Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy, Billy Gibbons, Susan Tedeschi, Dr. John, John Popper, Slash, Warren Haynes, Derek Trucks, Vince Gill, Sonny Landreth, Ben Harper, Joe Bonamassa and the list goes on. With appearances on late night with David Letterman and Jimmy Kimmel, Nelson a blues hall of fame artist is known for his amazing tone and playing style by an ever growing legion of fans establishing him as one of today’s leading modern blues guitar trendsetters.

Here's Paul Nelson ripping it up with Willie J Laws




"He's a Great Guitar Player" "Brother Paul" - Buddy Guy
"Fantastic Guitarist" - Sonny Landreth
"Paul's an Amazing Musician" - Johnny Winter
"Great Guitarist" - Warren Haynes
"What else can we say about Paul Nelson except...Chops Deluxe."- Guitar World Magazine"
"An A-List guitar player...one of the most technically dazzling players around today."- Guitar Magazine
"He’s a soulful player who has chops to burn. The word ‘ferocious’ comes to mind, or ‘take no prisoners’“- Vintage Guitar Magazine


Nelson received a Grammy award for his work performing on and producing Winter's "Step Back" release on Sony Records, winning "Best Blues Album of the Year" highlighting his already long list of Grammy Nominations. As well as the BMA "Blues Music Award" for "Best Blues/Rock Album" reaching #16 on the Billboard Top 200 and staying at #1 on the Billboard Blues Charts for weeks. He is also a recipient of the Blues Foundation's KBA "Keeping The Blues Alive Award". Nelson also appears in the award winning documentaries: "Down and Dirty" The Johnny Winter Story and "Sideman: Long Road to Glory" (feat: Bonnie Rait, Gregg Allman, Hubert Sumlin),

The Fallout Shelter is an all ages performance venue welcoming worldwide, world class music in an intimate setting. Our studio audience attends to watch the creation and production of the music television series The Extended Play Sessions. The Fallout Shelter events are immersive experiences for both audience and performers alike...a live music experience like no other. We are fully ADA compliant and have wheelchair access. We have a wide selection of beer and wine for your adult beverage pleasures and each show comes with a free commemorative event poster. Our doors open at 6PM. Seating is General Admission. We recommend you arrive at the time the doors open.

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The Fallout Shelter - 61 Endicott Street, Norwood, MA, 02062