Bob Melton

60s-70s HometownFt. Pierce
High SchoolDan McCarty High
Main InstrumentGuitar
Other InstrumentsVocals
Early Influencestoo many
Local Bands, Approximate YearsPlayed Palm Beach with: The Sand Trippers -1966-67, The Circus -1968, The Phoenix, 1973-75, Aberdeen Rockfish Railroad 1975-76, The Honky Tonk Liberation Army 1979-80.
Current HometownOcala, FL
Current OccupationMusician
Current Musical InvolvementSome writing, recording, playing local venues in Florida and Georgia solo, and as a duo and in a band.
Comments, HighlightsRecorded a single on Paris Tower Records in 1967 with The Sand Trippers.
Toured, recorded with and wrote with Gary Stewart on RCA from 74-81.
Wrote and toured with Country Music Icon and Hall Of Fame Songwriter Dean Dillon 1981, 1985-86.
Staff writer for Larry Butler Publishing in Nashville 1985-86.
Recorded a solo CD of original songs in Nashville at RCA studios for publishing company 1993.
Recorded two more CDs in Georgia with Kermit Williams 1995, and 2000.
Was written about in former Georgia governor Zell Miller’s book about music in Georgia called “They Heard Georgia Singing”