RICKY NYE & THE PARIS BLUES BAND

RICKY NYE- piano/organ/vocals (Cincinnati, OH)
ANTHONY STELMASZACK- guitar (Bordeaux, France)
THIBAUT CHOPIN- upright bass/harmonica (Paris, France)
SIMON “SHUFFLE” BOYER- drums (Paris, France)

This quartet has been working in conjunction throughout Europe and the U.S. since 2006 and have released four recordings:

  • “VILLE DU BOIS” in 2008;

  • “RICKY NYE & THE PARIS BLUES BAND” in 2010;

  • “OH MAN!” in 2011;

  • “JUMP STEADY” in 2012 and

  • "GETTIN' LOOSE!" in 2016.


Anthony, Thibaut, and Simon are some of the very best blues and roots music specialists in the world. They have worked collectively and separately with the likes of Lazy Lester, Louisiana Red, Jimmy Johnson, Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne, Deke Dickerson, Wanda Jackson, and prominent European blues acts such as Nico Duportal, Drew Davies, Mike Sanchez, Little Victor, and Nico Wayne Toussaint.