“Eric is a spiritual heir to Chicago blues guitarists of the ’20s and ’30s like Tampa Red and Big Bill Broonzy"– The Illinois Entertainer
Eric Noden is an acoustic blues guitar player, recording artist and songwriter based out of Chicago, Illinois. Deeply rooted in the music of 20’s & 30’s blues pioneers, his percussive guitar work, timeless songwriting and well-traveled blues vocals have earned the respect of audiences, critics, and musicians worldwide.
Originally from Ohio, Noden relocated to Chicago in 1994 where he quickly became a staple on the blues scene with his hard-driving solo performances, releasing several solo CDs and 3 albums with Joe Filisko. Recently Eric also produced and performed on Billy Boy Arnold's CD "Billy Boy Arnold Sings Big Bill Broonzy" (Electro-Fi) which was nominated for a 2012 Blues Music Award. Eric performs solo, with Joe Filisko and with the Sanctified Grumblers. He has taught regular guitar classes at the Harmonica Masters Workshops since 2010. Find more info on Eric at
www.ericnoden.com and www.rootsduo.com