Photo: Chris Drukker

DeVos is a thinking person’s guitar hero-- A brilliant, knowing bebop player-- Orthmann, Allaboutjazz

He plays so damn good: logic, swing, warmth, inventiveness, humor and clarity--Get to know Bob DeVos--John Abercrombie

Bob DeVos has remained steadfast in the essential elements of his style: melodic clarity, logical solo construction, assured confidence, a ringing tone and an irresistible groove on his guitar!--Williamson, Magazine
A "musician-to-his-audience” communicator that reaches for you and has you immersed until the last note is played and tucked away in your musical senses--Edelstein, Allaboutjazz. 
His bebop chops are fine, thank you, and swings his kazatzkas off--Skowron, Audiophlle Voice

Featured in Scott Janow's The Great Jazz Guitarists, The Ultimate Guide, 2013.

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Bob DeVos


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 Shadow Box
JazzWeek Top 100 Airplay Chart 2013
Swings with strong passion and verve...Spotlights
smooth harmonic and unison interplay--

Jazz Inside New York
Playing For Keeps
JazzWeek Top 100 Airplay Chart 2008
Soulful lyricism, swift & swinging improvisations...
sensuous, insinuating, smoking--Jazz Times
Shifting Sands
JazzWeek Top 100 Airplay Chart 2007

Gorgeous, soulfully satisfying, an inventive delight. There is
potency to DeVos' style with its broad sound, bluesy feel,
expressive single note runs and teeming tone--
Breaking The Ice
DeVos is a master. A storming recording...
burning from beginning to end
--Just Jazz Guitar