Seth Walker and Band
Oct
10
7:30 PM19:30

Seth Walker and Band

R&B / Uptown Blues / Smooth Funk

“…an accomplished guitarist and an even better singer, distilling the soul of Ray Charles, the Southern boy roots charm of Delbert McClinton, and an uptown blues turn of phrase (à la Percy Mayfield) into his own distinct voice.” – The Vinyl District

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Jon Shain 2019 International Challenge Blues Winner
Mar
30
7:30 PM19:30

Jon Shain 2019 International Challenge Blues Winner

Jon Shain is a veteran singer-songwriter who’s been turning heads for years with his words, his fiery acoustic guitar work, and his evolved musical style – combining improvised piedmont blues with bluegrass, swing, and ragtime. Shain’s latest solo disc, Gettin’ Handy with the Blues – a Tribute to the Legacy of WC Handy, was released in January, 2018. Shain’s newest release is Tomorrow Will Be Yesterday Soon, with long-time collaborator FJ Ventre.

Whether you are a blues buff, or just enjoy the blues you will greatly appreciate Jon Shain who took first place in the solo/duo category of the 2019 International Blues Challenge in Memphis, besting over 260 competitors for the win. Watch video  Shain’s winning performance and read the News & Observer’s feature.

In addition to his 2019 International Blue Challenge - Last August at Durham’s Blue Note Grill, Jon won the 2018 Triangle Blues Society‘s Blues Challenge in the solo/duo category, sending him on to the International Challenge.

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Alaina Magee - EP Premier Concert
Mar
29
7:30 PM19:30

Alaina Magee - EP Premier Concert

Free with student ID / $10.00 Cover at door OR secure a ticket on-line for $11.50 (service fee included)

Alaina Magee is a composer, multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter who is a current student at LaGrange College majoring in Composition and Music Technology. Three years ago Alaina was playing in the Pure Life Teen program - today she is releasing her first EP, Midnight Rendezvous. The five song EP will be released on all streaming platforms in April 2019. Magee has a style that is vocally driven, moody, soulful, dark with a forward motion mix of Pop and R&B. We could not be more proud than to feature Alaina on her new adventure. Support Local Music.

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