Guitars & Vocals

Studio & Live


Chris Adkins is a New Orleans' based guitarist and member of Grammy Award winner George Porter Jr.'s Runnin' Pardners band as well as highly respected bassist Roland Guerin's band. His performance and recording session credits include work with Maria Muldaur, Zachary Richard, Raphael Saadiq, Marc Broussard, Erica Falls, John Papa Gros, Susan Cowsill, Dr. John, Kristin Diable, Irma Thomas and many others.

Chris's guitar work can be heard on Maria Muldaur's most recent Grammy nominated album as well as on many other artist's albums and his mandolin work can be heard on Mike Esneault's Emmy Award winning film score for the Louisiana PBS documentary “Deeply Rooted.” Chris feels fortunate that music has taken him to Europe, Japan, Mexico, Canada and 48 states of the U.S. thus far. At home he is an adjunct professor of guitar at the University of New Orleans.