is a guitarist/slide guitarist and singer/songwriter who joined the celebrated cult band Little Feat
for the recording of its third album, Dixie Chicken
stayed with the group, taking, along with keyboard player Bill Payne, an increasing role in singing, playing, and writing as bandleader Lowell George slowly retreated, until the group fragmented following George's death in 1979. Barrere
led the group, Chicken Legs
, while doing sessions and recording solo in the 1980s until the re-formation of Little Feat
In addition to his work with Little Feat
, Paul Barrere has recorded and performed with Chicken Legs
, The Blues Busters
(featuring Catfish Hodge), Bonnie Raitt, Nicolette Larson, Robert Palmer, Carly Simon, Travis Tritt and Johnny Van Zant.
Paul has a solo album called If the Phone Donít Ring
, in addition to Live from North Cafe;, a release by The Acoustic Duo (with Fred Tackett of Little Feat).
Be Sure to Visit Paul and Robert Barrere's Online Art Gallery at: (http://www.barrereart.net).