Billy "T" Wilde (Main Event Acoustic Room)
Billy is a performing singer /songwriter and native of Washington DC. Along with Percussionist Johnny" Ray" Mitchem, he performs a high energy duo rock act consisting of Blues, Funk and Rock originals to popular covers from the 70's,80's, 90's to todays modern hits. Whether its the screaming howl of Aerosmith, the falsetto of U2, the grit of Bruce Springsteen, the rasp of Kings of Leon to the soulfulness of James Brown, Billy's dynamic vocal range covers a wide range of artists. Add in his blistering guitar playing that invokes the shredding prowess of John Mayer with a Funk and flare of Lenny Kravitz, and you have one powerful combination of sound.
After fronting several area bands, he embarked on a solo career in 2008. Billy quickly built a reputation in and around the Nation's Capital with his live shows, moving audiences with his passionate, high energy performances, becoming one of the Washington area's most popular live acts.
Billy has performed at countless bars and night clubs throughout the Mid Atlantic to large concert arenas like the Patriot Center & Jiffly Lube Live, opening for Such National acts like Lincoln Park and Dave Mathews band.
His highly entertaining live show will get you grooving, dancing, fist pumping and head banging all in the same night!
Web Site: http://www.billytwilde.com/