Welcome to Jimi Bott's official website. He is an award winning blues drummer, recognized across the globe as one of the very best. His career has spanned more than 35 years of touring, recording, and performing along side many of the world's best musicians. Here you can stay up to date on his latest ventures and tour dates, as well as take a look back at his amazing career in music.
The Full Story
In the last decade, Jimi has played with a wide variety of bands and musicians. He was a founding member of the Pacific Northwest jam band sensation Woodbrain. He played extensively with Kevin Selfe and the Tornadoes across the Pacific Northwest. He has traveled around Europe with the stellar line-up of the Blues Giants and The Mannish Boys, and he is a member of Brothers and Sister, an Allman Brothers tribute band.
Currently he is collaborating with Kid Ramos, Willie J. Campbell, Brian Templeton & Anthony Gerracci on a new band -- The Proven Ones.
Tour begins summer, 2018.
Recording With Jimi Bott
In addition to playing drums across the country and the world, Jimi also owns his own recording studio & record label. Named after his childhood street, Roseleaf Studios and Roseleaf Records have worked with many of the industry's best musicians.
Some of the artists who have passed through the doors of the studio are:
Kevin Selfe & the Tornadoes
Rose City Kings
Sugar Ray Rayford