JP Soars & the Red Hots and Duke Robillard
Plattsburgh Blues and Jazz is so pleased to present a double bill Guitar Explosion with JP Soars and the Red Hots and Duke Robillard at Retro Live. From gypsy jazz, to swing, to electric blues. Young Blasters to Old Masters. Two of the BEST guitarists in modern blues today! JP Soars was the 2009 winner of the international Blues Challenge as well as the prestigious Albert King Award and can play any style of guitar with amazing ability. Duke Robillard was a founding member of blues and swing band Roomful of Blues, a member of the Fabulous Thunderbirds and has released over 30 albums. Robillard has won Best Blues Guitarist four times at the Blues Music Awards as well 2016 for Best Acoustic Blues album of the year. He has notched two Grammy nominations for Best Traditional Blues Album.
To present this guitar extravaganza, PB&J will take you on a journey with a starting set of acoustic Gypsy Jazz by JP Sours, then a full set of swing blues with Duke Robillard and his band, then turning on the electricity to feature JP Soars at his soaring high best! Tickets will be 18 in advance and 20 day of the show for this phenomenal double bill of Guitar blasters and masters!
Advance tickets are at Retro Live, 14 Margaret Street and Alpha Stereo. Doors open at 7, music starts at 8pm!