Darren Welch Lubbock Lead Guitarist
The Darren Welch Group has been an Established, Working, Rock & Roll band for over fifteen years. Darren has been a part of several successful bands over the years including, Ground Zero, Axxe, Impeccable, and Live Wire.
The latest incarnation of the DWG includes, bassist, Kevin Powell, Robert Smith on drums, and vocalist/guitarist, Landon Scoggins. A long time friend of Darren, Kevin Powell has been on the Lubbock music scene since 1985, and has also been in several successful bands including Citizen Groovy, Bender, Peace of Ash and Broken Dayz.
Darren has opened shows for such greats as The Scorpions, Montrose, Jon Butcher, Talking Heads, Humble Pie, Molley Hatchet, Alice Cooper, The Smithereens, George Thorogood, Ian Moore, Foghat, Pat Travers, Steppenwolf, Ted Nugent, Eric Johnson, Joe Ely, Bugs Henderson, and Tesla.
On percussion and vocals, the DWG also features the Great, Robert Smith who appears on the band’s new release DWG Volume 1 as well as contributions by former members, Eric Holmes and Jesse Ballew. The newest member of the band, Landon Scoggins, just released his own solo effort entitled Chills.