Saturday, May 1, 2010
Loud greasy sizzling John Lee Hooker Jr warns "don't stand too close to the stage or you'll get burned."
Blues gangster JLH Jr was born to do this and probably came out of Mrs. Lee Hooker's womb wearing dark sunglasses.
The man can sing the blues, he's got the funk.
Tuesday, April 27, 2010
Kirk is the Vans™-wearing new school blues cat who shreds, throws down and brings some of the best players around to jam. He has a new CD, and his Monday night residency at Harvelle's has become a must-see stop for fans of r&b, soul and blues. Kirk Fletcher's band includes James Gadson on drums, Paulie Cera on vocals and sax, Luke Miller on keys, and tonight, "Ready" Freddie Washington on bass.
"Ready" Freddie Washington -
the man who put the funk in Patrice Rushen's "Forget Me Nots"
Kirk Fletcher has a new album.
Adrian Hibbs rockin' the keys
Josh Smith tears it up
James Gadson - funkiest man alive
Alvino Bennett sitting in on drums
Luke Miller jams on the keys
Freddie Washington on bass
Paulie Cera vocals and sax
Sam Meek on lead guitar
Kirk's classic black Vans™