Chas West & Jimmy Burkard Of West Bound Discuss New Single, Next Album, Touring, & Soggy Bottom Boys 8/11/2023



Chas West has been one of the most sought after vocalists in rock and roll, having performed as a member of Foreigner, Bonham and the Jason Bonham Band, Tribe Of Gypsies, Resurrection Kings, Lynch Mob, Tango Down, and more. Jimmy Burkard is a Detroit native and veteran guitar player who has shared stages with the likes of Billy Idol, Rudy Sarzo, Alice In ChainsMike Inez, The MonkeesPeter Tork, and many more. Jimmy has also been known to play with legendary band Sweet. Chas and Jimmy play together in The Moby Dicks and, of course, they deliver blues-infused rock and roll with West Bound. West Bound has a new single out called “Don’t Stand In My Sunshine” and they are preparing to release a full length follow-up record to their 2019 debut, Volume 1.

In this interview, Chas and Jimmy stop by to tell the story of how “Don’t Stand In My Sunshine” was written and what they have planned for us in the future. The conversation covers topics like the songwriting process, the new record label, and the best ways to endure a career in rock and roll.




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