THE TURNER BROWN BAND
(USA/AUS)

The Turner Brown Band’, is a joint Australia/USA musical collaboration between Australian slide guitarist and music producer Dom Turner (of awarded blues act ‘Backsliders’ fame) and Ohio-based ‘Sacred Steel’ lap-slide guitar as well as vocal sensation Nikki D Brown. The result isa merging of Nikki’s southern style US gospel ‘Sacred Steel’ guitar and vocals with Dom’s blues-based sounds forming a dueling slide guitar eclectic and uplifting gospel-blues musical feast

Nikki D Brown, born into a Church-based lap-slide guitar tradition known as ‘Sacred Steel’. Her powerful vocals and performance have developed over a lifetime of gospel singing, resulting in a powerfully rich, raspy soul-gospel vocal style delivered with impeccable flare and flamboyancy.  

Renowned Australian blues-based slide-guitarist and vocalist, Dom Turner has spent more than 30 years touring the festival circuit with Backsliders as well as various musical collaborations.

Joining Dom and Nikki are her sisters Gloria Brown (rhythm guitar and vocals) and cousin Tomika Webb (drums and vocals) who share the same deep musical heritage and love of infectious gospel-soul music.

Latest album Attitude Adjuster released 2018

Sneak Attack released 2017.

Sliding Steel released May 2017.

Media Quotes

“Dom Turner and Nikki Brown are a match made in heaven”

“Blues met sacred steel and the chemistry was just right” The Newcastle Herald

“fierce soul harmonies accompanying a swampy, guitar-soaked roots sound” The Sydney Morning Herald 2018.