100 Years of Radio–100 Years of Hit Makers

Interview with Songwriter Chris Layton Download

19:45 Download October 16th, 2020

Chris Layton is one of the founding members of Double Trouble, led by legendary Stevie Ray Vaughan.  

After Double Trouble, Layton went on to, with Tommy Shannon, formed supergroups such as the Arc Angels, Storyville, and Grady.  

The list of artists that Chris has worked with includes the likes of Jonny Lang,  Eric Johnson, and Susan Tedeschi.  Today Chris Layton serves as the drummer for the Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band. 

In this episode of 100 Years of Radio -100 Years of Hit Makers, we talk with songwriter Chris Layton to hear stories behind the lyrics and songs he helped create. 

100 Years of Radio – 100 Years of Hit Makers special podcast series is produced in partnership with Beasley Media Group, XPERI (HD Radio), and BMI in celebration of the 100-year anniversary of the first commercial radio broadcast. 

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