Barbato, Johnny


Born and raised in New Orleans. Cut my teeth on Rock n Roll and Blues. Moved to Gulf Coast in HS Was introduced to Outlaw Country. Became a fan and started writing the stories of my life. Have had several small deals but still reside here in Gulf Shores and play my songs up and down the coast. Formed The Lucky Doggs in 1990, and have kept them going ever since. Have had the pleasure of Opening for such groups as The Alman BROS, David Allen Coe, BB King and many more.

Began playing FLORA-BAMA in the late 70’s with David Johnsons and eventually for myself, and was  instrumental in rebuilding of BAMA after hurricane Ivan.

Posted in 2018 Featured Performers, Names A-E.