Tony Eyers was born in Australia and began playing harmonica in the 1970′s, inspired by Jim Fitting while studying at Yale University.
He returned to Australia in the 1980′s, and became a well known blues player. In the 1990′s he returned to bluegrass, a style he played initially while at Yale.
From this time he has developed a new harmonica style,
based on the fiddle tunes in bluegrass and Irish music.
has been well received by harmonica players worldwide.