Paxton Norris is a Blues singer songwriter, guitar player from Pensacola, FL.
Originally from Lansing, MI. Paxton began professionally playing in 1995 around the greater Lansing area. A house gig at a popular GM factory bar with members of Motown’s own Rare Earth allowed Paxton to hone his skills and build a strong following.
23 years of clubs, house parties, festivals, gigs of all types he has developed a voice all his own while carrying the torch of his hero’s Albert King, BB King, Albert Collins, Larry McCray, Motor City Josh, Duane Allman.
Produced by (Motor City) Josh Ford, Paxton’s 2011’s worldwide Cd release “Something’s Gotta Give” (featuring Victor Wainwright, Josh Ford, Tyler Mac) received a top notch review in Vintage Guitar Magazine and was the featured Artist on Dan Akroids Chicago based “Elwood Blues” Radio show.
Touring credits include, Award winning Blues Artist Bryan Lee, Biscuit Miller, Gracie Curran. Paxton has performed or shared the stage with countless legendary performers including Tab Benoit, Victor Wainwright, Larry McCray, Chris Cain, John Rich, James Purify, Guitar Shorty, Motor City Josh, Chico Banks, Toronzo Cannon, Lindsey Alexander, Bernard Allison, Ronnie Brooks, Eddie Kirkland, Commander Cody.