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Harpdog Brown & Friends – Really Live on Can’t Stop the Blues
December 6, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm PSTFree
Sunday, December 6th at 10:00 PM EST
Harpdog Brown & Friends- Really Live on Can’t Stop the Blues.
Witness great blues with a 6-piece band, 5 Cameras and pro-sound. Get your big screens ready.
4 out of 3 Doctors recommend dancing in your living room while watching this show.
Harpdog Brown has grown a reputation as a real-deal purveyor of classic electric blues. Think of the old Chess Records and Sun Records of the late ’40s and early ‘50s. Most recently he’s been touring as Harpdog Brown & the Uptown Blues Band – a vintage New Orleans Blues sound that is piano-driven and at any given show could feature slide trombone, sax, clarinet, trumpet and more.
2019 saw the release of For Love & Money (2019) that landed in the Living Blues Radio Charts for a few months. Still a vintage vibe, just a different vintage! They perform mostly originals yet they often include great songs of the masters from that era. Think Louis Jordan, Satchmo, Sonny Boy Williamson, Wynonie Harris, even Duke Ellington.
He’s been called a Blues Evangelist, and that’s a very fitting moniker. “I speak the blues like it’s the truth, and it is”, he was recently quoted. “I do feel like I’m a servant of the people. A missionary if you will. Music can heal people if they pay attention to the messages in these songs.” He delivers those messages with a vintage sound. “Blues is a beautiful celebration of our perfectly flawed lives. We help people forget about their issues of the moment and when they realize that we all have our issues, it’s OK.”