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)
Originally from Rimini, Italy. He attended the Academy of Contemporary Music in Guildford in 2013 and got a First class Bachelor of Arts degree.
In april 2016 he became part of Joanne Shaw Taylor’s band touring Uk, Europe and USA several times. Both as headliner and support act
for Joe Bonamassa, Glenn Hughes, Foreigner, YES and Supertramp and partecipating to TV shows such as “Later at Jools Holland”
and Vintage TV live at Metropolis studio.
He became a member of 24pesos in 2016.
Chicco Allotta Chicco is an italian London based Classically trained keyboard player, composer and arranger.
He is an expert in the field of Jazz and soul although its safe to say Chicco can play any style of music!
In 2003 he took part in the biggest national italian concert (Concerto del Primo Maggio, Rome) performing in front of 500.000 people
with his original band "Charamira". Since moving to London In 2014 Chicco has became a very respected and in demand session players for Television and radio.
Born and bred in Sicily, Filippo moved to London in 2013.
As the main host of the "Blues At The Bullet Jam" at the legendary Silver Bullet club in Finsbury Park for over 3 years, he played with artists
such as Laurence Garman (Bob Marley, Yardbirds), Jimmy Thomas (Ike & Tina Turner), Eneeks, Brett Mclaughlan, Eddie Angel,
LeBurn Maddox and Boom La Tete.
He became a member of 24pesos in 2017.