“Take the classic drive of home grown roots –rock layered by a heritage of Southern
soul, tighten it with a joint musical past and guys relentless in their mastery of
sound and you’ve got The Little Compton Band. A powerful presence in the roots
rock scene, LCB has a strong following that grows with every live show.
Steeped in the tradition of musicianship they emulate – think Allman Brothers,
Muddy Waters, the Band – the boys in The Little Compton Band bring it on, keeping
it real, keeping it tight and keeping it true, with a sound that stands firmly as their
— - Ellen Bartlett
One day in Little Compton, Rhode Island, five Little Comptons started playing music together. Their homeland roots and small-town spirit flawlessly drift into their refreshingly ethereal jams full of smooth soulful riffs and harmonies. The ebb and flow of The Little Compton Band’s melodies will soothe you. These guys truly are the embodiment of cool.
— 95.5 WBRU



The Little Compton Band is a Rhode Island based roots rock band of five. Our influences include 

the Allman Brothers Band, the Band, Little Feet, and Bruce Hornsby, along with many others. 

Our recent successes include:

• Recording and releasing our first full-length, self-titled album

• Being named the highest grossing band at the Gratitude Harvest Festival for 2013 and 


• Repeatedly headlining venues such as The Newport Blues Café, Narrows Center for the 

Arts, the Met, and the Spot Underground.

• Performing with Soule Monde, Primate Fiasco, Jimikata, and Ivan Neval’s 


• Several shows with Nth Power, Zoe Muth and the Lost High Rollers, and Viral Sound

• Playing with Luther and Cody Dickinson, as well as Butch Trucks and Otiel Burbridge

of the Allman Brothers.

Our local following is stronger than ever, this march 2015 we are back in the studio to produce our second album, and starting our summer residency at the Newport Blues Cafe in the fallowing month. 

Performances,Past and Present