Artist BIOS

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Online streaming location of your band’s music   SELBYMINNER.BANDCAMP.COM
Band’s Website http://www.dcminnerblues.com
Facebook Page : http://facebook.com/SelbyMinnerBand

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SHORT Band Bio

 SELBY, together with her husband of 32 years, Oklahoma Blues Legend D.C. Minner (  1935 – 2007)  was: in Living Blues Magazine, on Black Entertainment Television, the Oprah Winfrey Show, OETA and NPR. Has performed with Albert Collins, Lowell Fulsom, Drink Small, Little Johnny Taylor, Hubert Sumlin, Tony Mathews, opened for Koko Taylor, Albert King, Bobby Bland, Buddy Guy, more.

The pair toured non-stop 12 years across the US and overseas, settling in the 80s  at his birthplace in the historic all black town of Rentiesville, OK. 

There they established the Down Home Blues Club, OBHOF , a non profit called Friend of Rentiesville Blues inc,  and the Dusk til Dawn Blues Festival. Selby still presents the  Inductions, and the three day Rentiesville Festival which attracts 200 musicians and 3,000 music lovers to the site. 

Selby herself is inducted into the Oklahoma Blues Hall of Fame, and the Oklahoma Black Museum and Performing Arts Center .  She has a Keeping the Blues Alive award in Education from the international Blues Foundation in Memphis,  She has been on the OAC Roster both as a touring and Artist-in-residence since 1990. She teaches guitar, bass and performance across the state and beyond. 

 Selby is a seasoned and fun blues singer/bassist who fronts her band Blues on the Move  with guitar slinger Dan Ortiz on lead. Classics - Originals, Blues, R & B and Rock… Johnny B Goode, The Thrill is Gone, Lean On Me, My Girl, Stand By Me roll off the stage – Jimi Hendrix as well.

With it’s warm funky and enthusiastic performances, the band is loved by people of all ages!

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Selby’s lead player DAN ‘OKLAHOMA SLIM’ – Julio Daniel Ortiz Jr.

is the guitarist for Selby and Blues on the Move out of Rentiesville OK. He is an inductee into the Oklahoma Black Museum and Performing Arts Center on Lincoln in OKC, through the Larry Johnson Foundation. Born in Chicago and raised in Lawton OK he had his band Starflight when he was stationed in Germany, where he married Dagmar and had a daughter, Angela, who was born in the States in Lawton at Fort Sill. . Starflight toured Army bases across that country. He returned to the US and also ran a home town version of Starflight in Lawton. Dan moved to Texas and later Florida. He played music there for 18 years. His guitar work is nuanced and powerful, and is influenced by Jimi Hendrix, Buddy Guy, Albert King, Freddie King, B.B. King, Clarence ‘Gatemouth’ Brown and Stevie Ray Vaughn. Leon Blue (keyboardist for BB King and on most Blues Cruises) says “That man can play that guitar!” Joe Mack wrote “Incredible guitar!!” contact: 918.680-0210 and 918-855-0978

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Band Name :: Selby Minner and Blues on the Move with OK Slim
Hometown :: Rentiesville
Home State (2 character abbreviation) :: OK
Online streaming location of your band’s music   SELBYMINNER.BANDCAMP.COM
Band’s Website http://www.dcminnerblues.com
Facebook Page : http://facebook.com/SelbyMinnerBand
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Primary Genre :: Deep blues , Hendrix r&b , Rock
SHORT SHORT Band Bio (1000 character limit) :: SELBY: in Living Blues Magazine, on Black Entertainment Television, the Oprah Winfrey Show, OETA and NPR. Has performed with Albert Collins, Lowell Fulsom, Drink Small, Little Johnny Taylor, Hubert Sumlin, Tony Mathews, opened for Koko Taylor, Albert King, Bobby Bland, Buddy Guy, more. Oklahoma Blues Hall of Fame and Oklahoma Black Museum and Performing Arts Center inductee. Selby is a seasoned and fun blues singer/bassist who is working with guitar slinger Dan Ortiz on lead. Born In RI, toured non-stop 12 years with blues legend D.C. Minner across the US and overseas, settling in Rentiesville, OK. Established the Down Home Blues Club and Dusk til Dawn Blues Festival. Originals, Blues, R & B and rock… Johnny B Goode, The Thrill is Gone, Lean On Me, My Girl, Stand By Me roll off the stage – Jimi Hendrix as well. With it’s warm funky and enthusiastic performances, the band is loved by people of all ages. .

great VIDEO Selby talks, plays slide guitar

https://www.facebook.com/shironbutterfly/videos/417252397972/

Stage Plot & Critical Info     two mics, two guitar amps and one bass amp and a drum set

Guitar Bass Drums Guitar

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What was your best/favorite gig in the last 6 months? :: The Rentiesville Dusk Til Dawn Blues Fest which we host, & King Biscuit in Helena in Oct.

Do you have a smoking limitation on the type of venue you’re able to play?: Any venue
Is your act limited to playing All Ages venues ONLY?: Any Venue

Contact Name :: Selby Minner
Phone Number :: 918 855 0978
Email Address :: dcminner@windstream.net

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