With a Little Help from My Friends
North Florida native Tony Young has went out on his own, after spending the last 6 years fronting the band King Cotton, and has released his debut, 6-song EP 'With A Little Help From My Friends.' On the CD, Tony is backed by long time friends and bandmates - Tom Corbett on drums, Ed Prasse on guitar and Tony 'Fish' Sorrentino on bass. Also joining Tony on the album and his live act is John Beebe on keyboard, Scott Campbell (slide guitar & dobro) and Rod Jones on guitar. Other great local Tallahassee musicians also contribute to the project including the accomplished Mark Russell on fiddle, Tom Bevis (pedal steel), Mike Sargent (harmonica) and Mark Leadon (banjo). The CD was engineered and produced by Fred Chester at ESP Studio in Tallahassee, Florida. Career Highlights/Vital Stats Recorded, produced and released solo EP - 'With A Little Help From My Friends' in April 2004. Opened for country greats - John Michael Montgomery, Trace Atkins, Andy Griggs, Colin Raye, Daryle Singletary & John Conley; southern rock units - Molly Hatchet & the Marshall Tucker Band; and music legends - B.B. King & Percy Sledge to name a few.