originally from Paul Weller's formidable live band of the mid
2000s the Trio's original line up featured Steve White on drums
(The Style Council, Paul Weller, Oasis, Dr John, The Who) and
original Ocean Colour Scene founder Damon Minchella on bass with
Seamus Beaghan on Hammond organ.
After releasing a widely acclaimed album in 2008, the Trio
toured the UK and Europe playing festivals and live shows
extensively through 2009. In 2013 the band were asked to reform
for the 10th anniversary of Italian label Record Kicks and
started off in Naples with their new line up, featuring
Manchester based rising star Justin Shearn (Sam Gray) on
Since the debut Italian shows the band have gone from strength
to strength with a diary of live shows that stretches into 2014.
Trio Valore features some of the best musicians this country has
to offer, with drummer Steve White voted by readers of Rhythm
magazine in their top poll of all time drummers and with Damon
Minchella in partnership have played in some of the most
influential bands and recordings of the last 20 years.