John Palmore Honored in Alabama

John Palmore was nominated and inducted as a Master Blues Artist in the Alabama Blues Hall of Fame for his outstanding musical skills and contributions. The ceremony took place at the Drish House in Tuscaloosa on Sept. 23, 2017.


Remembering Charles Palmore

Charles, a professional bass player and vocalist, was born in Birmingham, Alabama. He began singing at an early age learning guitar and piano, eventually switching to bass guitar in his teens. He won several talent shows in high school, singing…

Palmore Brothers Band Now Palmore Remix Band

After the passing of Charles Palmore in Oct. 2013, John has continued to perform without his beloved brother. He can be found performing as Palmore Remix Band, his four-piece band consisting of keyboards, guitar, drums and lead vocalist. 


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Memorial Service for Charles Palmore

Celebration of Life of Charles Edward Palmore

November 23, 2013, 11 a.m.

Sunrise: March 7, 1946

Sunset: October 2, 2013

New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church

1315 Prater Way, Sparks, NV  89431

Officiating - Pastor Jerry D. McAlister

Charles Palmore passes away in Reno, Nevada



We regret to announce that the beloved bassist, lead singer and co-founder of the "Palmore Brothers Band"  passed away on October 2, 2013.

He will be sorely missed.

A memorial will be announced at a later date.



Retirement Party a Great Success!

The Retirement Party for bassist and vocalist, Charles Palmore, of the PALMORE BROTHERS BAND, was held on July 14, 2013 at The Point Nightclub. It was a great success. Charles was overwhelmed with the love and appreciation shown by his…


Retirement Party: Charles Palmore, Bassist & Vocalist

CHARLES PALMORE, Bassist and Vocalist for over 50 years, will be retiring.

Charles has been performing with the PALMORE BROTHERS BAND in Reno, Nv. for the last 25 years, and formerly toured for 20+ years with BILL PINKNEY'S "ORIGINAL DRIFTERS".


Fun Times at Topaz Lodge

"VELVET' (John & Pat) performed at the TOPAZ LODGE this weekend.  It was wonderful to see the crowd , lots of bikers and employees enjoying the show.

Thanks for the hospitality, Rick!


Juneteenth Celebration in Reno

"VELVET" DUO, consisting of John Palmore and Pat Esters, performed at the annual JUNETEENTH celebration at Wingfield Park in Reno, Nv.

The event was very successful, the DUO sounded wonderful on the large outdoor stage, the sound system was great…


Calendar Watch!

The "Dynamic Duo" from the Palmore Brothers Band has been playing some new venues.  Watch the Calendar Dates for the new venues, dates and times (Victorian Saloon-Sparks and Zephyr Bar-Reno)


Birthday Bash !

"The Point Nightclub" hosted a wonderful birthday bash for the Palmore Brother's Band Leader,John Palmore while John and Charles entertained the crowd with their greatest dance tunes. There were balloons, birthday cards and lots of birthday wishes and enough cake…