Liam Ryan contributes classic jazzy organ, recalling the sounds of Jimmy
McGriff and Jimmy Smith. Liam has toured as keyboard player for both Robben Ford and Charlie Musselwhite.
Nigel Masters plays double bass. Nigel is normally seen playing with
Kokomo - one of NZ's most popular live
acts. On Love vs Blues he shows his feel for the blues, always adding a special something to the varied material.
Warren Houston is an experienced jazz drummer and longtime friend and
musical partner to Paul, having played together for many years in New Zealand in Paul's father's band, Steppin' Out.
Mike Garner, Paul's father, plays harmonica on several tracks. Mike is a mainstay of the NZ blues scene, performing his original acoustic blues songs around the world. mikegarner.co.nz