They are very accustomed to performing at outdoor music festivals and large concert venues and theaters. Virgin Islands , Treasure Island Music Festival , Kool Jazz Festival , Ranch Jam 2015 , and more. I moved here from the Philadelphia area, so I really miss easy access public transportation, large number and variety of venues to live music. The five-piece Backtrack Blues Band, with their upbeat, electric blues sound reminiscent of the early Chicago blues scene, has been performing original blues music since 1980, and has appeared with many blues legends such as Stevie Ray Vaughan, B. King, Buddy Guy, Greg Allman, Koko Taylor, Johnny Winter, John Lee Hooker, and Robert Cray. We will have events at clubs, festivals, and on private property. The Backtrack Blues Band has delivered an exciting harp and guitar-infused album that really hits the mark! Other influences include guitarists T-Bone Walker, B.
I think if every afternoon could be a Tuesday afternoon. Kid Royal adds blistering lead guitar and vocals and has appeared at many major blues festivals throughout Canada and America, and his style is influenced by the great Texas guitar players. Backtrack has appeared as an opening act in concert with many legendary blues artists including B. We welcome you to join us. Sonny Charles and Little Johnny formed the band in 1980 and have played together for over 35 years. The Backtrack Blues Band is one of Florida's longest running and most accomplished blues bands. I like Ocean Blues in Sarasota.
This five-piece unit has an upbeat, electric blues sound reminiscent of the early Chicago blues scene. I retired from a career in law enforcement and ski boats. My name is Joe and I love the blues!!!! Internationally, don't forget the 7-day Legendary Blues Cruise, Check the calendar often for our posted events. Welcome to the Florida Bluesiacs home page! We enjoy and promote our local Blues musicians and venues by attending their shows, eating their food and drinking their beer or wine!. He is widely respected as one of the very top guitarists in Florida. Kid Royal has appeared at many major blues festivals throughout Canada and America, and his style is influenced by the great Texas guitar players.
I look forward to growing my businesses, and helping others grow theirs! We will be working with them as supporters and volunteers for all things Blues. And I think we did that. We need to find a great blues venue around St. This is recommended for those who love Chicago styled blues. King, Buddy Guy, Greg Allman, Koko Taylor, Johnny Winter, John Lee Hooker, and Robert Cray, just to mention a few. And Graeme Edge, our drummer, was sitting in front of me.
The band members are serious students of blues music, and bring a lot of authenticity and talent to the group. Pete Blues Festival has been enjoyable, but the closest place for me is Skippers. The solid rhythm section consists of Little Johnny Walter on rhythm guitar, Joe Bencomo on drums, and Stick Davis on bass. Lead guitarist Royal follows with one of his own. Looking forward to participating in this group. Pete full time in 2011.
One excellent way to support local Blues is to join The Suncoast Blues Society. Be who we are personally. Sonny Charles supplies great amplified harmonica and vocals. Sonny is an accomplished blues harmonica player, whose tone and style are reminiscent of Little Walter and Paul Butterfield. I've marked my calendar, and am looking forward to this great event in Dunedin! King, John Lee Hooker and many other notable bluesmen.
We will have events at clubs, festivals, and on private property. One excellent way to support local Blues is to join The Suncoast Blues Society. Ace's has been hosting local, regional and national acts for the past twenty-eight years. The fabulous acoustics of the barn-like structure have elevated it from a favorite local hangout to an intimate concert setting that is as popular with the patrons as it is with the musicians who play there. Petersburg, Florida on January 6 th, 2017. Crazy about Lauren Mitchell Band and Betty Fox Band. Founded in 1980, the group has performed continuously for over 30 years.
Little Johnny adds solid rhythm guitar and backup vocals to the band. We are dedicated to be very active in the Tampa Bay and surrounding areas to support our local blues artists and venues. One excellent way to support local Blues is to join The Suncoast Blues Society. Sonny Charles supplies great harmonica and vocals with Spider Ingram on lead guitar, Little Johnny Walter on rhythm guitar, Joe Bencomo on drums, and Vinnie Seplesky on bass. This five-piece unit has an upbeat, electric blues sound reminiscent of the early Chicago blues scene. The Backtrack Blues Band hails from the Tampa Bay region of Florida and has been performing original blues music since 1980. Pete area that the above two bands play.
All contributions will be used to help pay our MeetUp. Joe Bencomo is an exceptional drummer, who has played in the best blues and jazz bands in Tampa Bay for over 40 years. Hope to meet you all soon. Owner, Renee Bennett has made it her mission to provide a world class music venue for the Manatee county area. My husband and I are relatively new to the Tampa area and are always looking for good jazz and blues events.