Brooks Williams is one of the premier guitarists, singers and songwriters on the Roots n' Blues scene. Lauded as one of the Top 100 Acoustic Guitarists of all time, this blues-singing, guitar-picking, bottleneck-slide-playing certified road warrior has been wowing audiences worldwide for 25+ years with his silky voice, hook-laden songs and rollicking acoustic and resonator slide guitars. To every show he brings the deepest and most intense interpretations of everything from early blues songs to his recent original compositions. He is quite simply one of the most entertaining and engaging performers on the circuit today. From coast-to-coast, country-to-country, Williams and his guitars roll and tumble like nobody's business. The San Antonio Light called him "a fret monster who has to be seen to be believed!"
With twenty-two albums to his name, including “Brooks’ Blues” (2017), “My Turn Now” (2016) and “Shreveport Sessions” (2014), his music shows up on roots music playlists around the world. WUMB-FM (USA) voted him in their Top 100 Artists. He’s is one of acoustic roots music’s guiding lights. One of its most respected ambassadors.
"Absolutely beyond criticism" - fNotes
"Soulful guitarist with talent, taste and astonishing technique" - Blues Revue
"A consummate artist,... ranks among America's musical treasures." - Dirty Linen
"melodic virtuosity on guitar that runs like liquid from his fingers" - The Irish News
"Harmonically sophisticated and breathtakingly beautiful..." - Guitar Player
"Dazzling guitar work!" - Acoustic Guitar
"Deft, tasteful guitar chops." - Rolling Stone