24 Pesos

Contemporary  Power Blues Band Based In London, U.K.

Julian Burdock feat.24Pesos_2022 (Copy)


10 X British Blues Awards Nominees
Winner of Blues & Soul Award for Music innovation 2016
Winner of New Brunswick battle of Blues 2011

"One of the most exciting young bands in the UK.”... DJ Paul Jones BBC Radio 2

"24 Pesos are an exciting young band with enough verve, dash and spontaneity to jump out of the box like a fire cracker and grab the blues by the scruff of its neck and drag it into 2010.” ... Pete Feenstra Get Ready to Rock

"Fast furious and a whole lot of fun. Crossover blues that will appeal to a wide audience." ... Blues Matters Magazine

"Contemporary blues laced with greasy funk never a dull moment." ...Freddy Celis Rootstime

"A blistering follow up to The Boogie Worm. Busted Broken and Blue deserves to regarded as a 2010 blues obelisk.” ... Rock'n'Reel R2 Magazine

"24Pesos are just incredibly brilliant."... DJ David Freeman Jazz FM

"Brilliant music." .... Maverick Magazine

"Busted Broken and Blue is a superb album. Its rare to hear such an impressive collection by a British artist.” ... Blues Matters Magazine

"There is a relentless energy and infectious groove to this collection, creating a sound which is raw, powerful and highly distinctive and consistently strong. When the Ship Goes Down is a crossover album in the very best sense." — Patrick Wells, Classic Rock magazine

"You might get the feeling that I like this record, and you’d be right. It’s fresh and exciting and stands out in a way that very few discs can. When the Ship goes down is a stunning recording, go buy it, do it now, and then thank me. I guarantee that you’ll love it." - Tonemonkey

“Rightfully at the forefront of the UK's new blues scene. New blues doesn't get any better" — Blackpool Gazette

“I was very impressed on the energetic & unique take on the blues. I love the vocals, the basslines are fantastic, the percussion is rock solid & the organ playing tasteful & effective. Burdock’s guitar & dobro playing is brilliant. Excellent. If you like the Blues you'll love 24Pesos” — James Gaden, Fireworlk Mgasine

Julian has written, performed and recorded with many renowned artists such as Beverley Knight, Jocelyn Brown, Dave Stewart (Eurythmics), SEAL,
Kim Weston,
Luther Alison, Billy Paul, Ronnie Scott's blues explosion, Pee Wee Ellis and Fred Wesley (James Brown), JJ Milteau and Geno Washington.

Although a Bristol boy at heart, Julian has lived in London for most of his professional musical life. He is the main songwriter for 24pesos and recently the band won a blues award for most innovative blues album of 2016.

Julian is an endorsee of SEVENTY SEVEN and HEADWAY guitars (www.deviser-77.com)
Julian is a member of the teaching faculty at the London Centre of Contemporary Music (www.lccm.org.uk)