Bill Payne

The Hamilton

Bill Payne with Bob, before his solo show at The Hamilton in Washington, DC

Bill Payne is a founding member of the band Little Feat, along with his friend, the late Lowell George.  Bill has enjoyed a long and varied career as a performer and as a sought-after studio sideman. That's how Bob discovered him, playing on records by artists such as Emmylou Harris and Jackson Browne. Bill talked about his earliest days behind a keyboard, learning to play big music with small hands, his days with Little Feat and now as a touring member of The Doobie Brothers. Bob visited with Bill Payne before his show at The Hamilton in Washington, DC.