The 2nd Annual Latin Jazz & Blues Festival in Long Beach | July 27th, 2013

Facebooktwitterredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
CUTTING-EDGE LONG BEACH BAND “NEW BLUES REVOLUTION” AMONG HEADLINERS AT 2ND ANNUAL LATIN JAZZ & BLUES FEST
 


SATURDAY JULY 27TH

 (LONG BEACH, Calif.) – Further cementing its place as the Epicenter of live music in Southern California, Long Beach is the site of the 2nd Annual Latin Jazz & Blues Fest, taking place Saturday, July 27 at Houghton Park, 6301 Myrtle Ave., in Long Beach. 12 noon-8 p.m. Free to the public; all ages. Kids Zone, food trucks and a Vendor Fair. Info: (562) 570-6137 or log onto www.facebook.com/events/539911929390636/. 

Cutting-edge Long Beach band New Blues Revolution are one of the headliners at the 2nd Annual Latin Jazz & Blues Fest at Houghton Park, next Saturday, July 27.

Headlining a strong live music bill that includes area favorites Jazz Angels, Dat EZ Band, Box Car 7, DW3 and the Susie Hansen Latin Band, are New Blues Revolution.
  
In a music world where seemingly every band tries to be trendy, New Blues Revolution are transcendent. Where other groups feel a huge sense of accomplishment for playing one show a week, NBR are the Ernie Banks of the Blues – they prefer to play two gigs (often in the same day!). Where most bands pick a sound and stick to it come hell or high water, NBR willingly criss-cross the boundaries of blues, rock, soul and jazz with their music. And don’t even get me started on the colorful character who fronts New Blues Revolution, Bill Grisolia. When they made Bill, they truly broke the mold!

New Blues Revolution are leading the vanguard of the New Blues Movement in the U.S. (think: Black Keys, John Mayer, Mumford and Sons).  Similar to the explosion in the British Blues scene of the 1960’s, NBR work to broaden, deepen and contemporize the Blues. New Blues Revolution have performed everywhere from the flagship Sunset Strip (L.A.) House of Blues to a myriad of high-profile concerts and festivals.  NBR have opened for a diverse range of music legends including Tab Benoit, Macy Gray, Leon Russell, Rick Derringer, David Lindley, and the late Michael Burks. Forging a unique, distinctive style, NBR brings exciting showmanship to a mix of high-energy New Blues songs – deep, modern, rock-y but also soulful. The New Blues Revolution has received rave reviews from national magazines including Music Connection, American Blues News, and Cashbox to name a few. Their song “Blue Revolution” was previously nominated for a Los Angeles Music Award, with the band receiving a “Best Musical Group” LAMA nod as well. 

MORE Concerts & Festivals on T.U.M.S.!

Dave Koz & Brian McKnight Announce "A Romantic Night In" Valentine's Livestream Concert with Sheléa ...
Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Virtual “Rooted in The Blues” Festival | Jan. 14th-28th, 2021
The 18th Annual Panama Jazz Festival (Virtual) | Jan. 11th-23rd, 2021
Marvin Sapp & The Chosen Vessel Cathedral Present "A Chosen Christmas" (Virtual) | Dec. 24th & 25th,...
Pianist/Composer Hiromi Announces Live Stream Solo Concert “Blue Note New York New Year's Eve Countd...
The Long Beach Blues Society Presents "A New Year's Eve Concert" (Virtual) | Dec. 31st, 2020 @ 9pm P...
The Kierra Sheard & Mali Music Virtual Experience (2 Shows) | Dec. 11th, 2020
The 30th Annual Divas Simply Singing! (Virtual) | Dec. 5th, 2020 on KTLA 7pm - 9pm PST | WATCH NEW V...
Jazz Foundation of America Presents "BIRD CALLS" (Live Stream Concert) | Dec. 10th, 2020
The 15th Annual Bob Baldwin and Friends Birthday Bash (Live Stream) | Dec. 11th & 13th, 2020
The 18th Annual Riviera Maya Jazz Festival (Virtual) | Nov. 27th-29th, 2020
Anthony Brown & group therAPy Presents "Stuck in the House – The Live Concert" | Nov. 29th, 2020
The 2020 Virtual Gala (FPCAC) in Los Angeles, Ca. | Nov. 20th, 2020
Jazz Legend Roy Ayers LIVE in Concert (Virtual) at Keystone Korner Baltimore | Oct. 23rd-25th, 2020
Jazz at Lincoln Center to Present "Ella: Forever the First Lady of Song" Concert Special on Nov. 14t...
"JazzAid Live from the Banyan Bowl' Virtual Concert Series | Kicks Off Oct. 17th, 2020 with 8 Shows
The Charles Lloyd Ocean Trio LIVE at The Lobero Theatre | Oct. 23rd, 2020 - WATCH VIDEO!
JAZZ FOR AMERICA | A Virtual Jazz Concert, Hosted by Dee Dee Bridgewater - Oct. 15th, 2020
The 63rd Annual Monterey Jazz Festival (Virtual) | Sept. 25th-27th, 2020
14th Annual McDonald's Inspiration Celebration® Gospel Tour | Kicks Off Sept. 27th, 2020

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Hide