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Guitar Gathering 2015: Jack Pearson & Band - Wed. July 8th Details


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#1 Steve Krenz

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Posted 05 June 2015 - 07:28 PM

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Hello all, 

 

This should be an amazing event.  Here are the details...

 

Cost: $12 Paid at the Door (CASH ONLY)

 

Where: At the legendary The Station Inn http://stationinn.com/index01/  You're responsible for your own travel there.  So, make quick friends with someone who has a car if you don't have a car.  Directions are HERE.

 

When: Concert starts at 8:00pm and will go till around 10:00pm.  The doors open at 7:00pm and I suggest that you be in line at 6:45pm.  Jack's shows routinely are packed out so get there early.    

 

I'm working on getting reserved seating for our group but the Station Inn doesn't normally do that so we'll see.

 

Food:  There is limited items available to eat.  Pizza, nachos, etc.  You can get all the info HERE.

 

Here's a little about Jack...

 

 

Guitarist, singer, songwriter, producer, session-musician…this only begins to describe Jack Pearson. Although he may be best known as an A-list blues/rock lead and slide guitarist, Jack is also a soulful, creative songwriter and artist in his own right.


As a songwriter and solo artist, his songs are moving and honest while his grooves make it hard to sit still for very long. Jack’s lyrics often reflect hope and redemption, reminding the listener never to give up no matter how heavy their burdens. His lyrical and musical hooks have also led to cuts by other artists.


Adept at many musical genres and instruments, he possesses the ability to take each to a higher level. His playing is sophisticated while full of intensity and passion, leaving audiences cheering and musicians smiling - shaking their heads in disbelief at his seemingly effortless skill and talent. Blues Revue calls him a “world-class guitarist” and Rolling Stone brags on his “light touch and fluid, jazzy style…dynamic slide playing”.


Jack has been influenced by many styles of music and his knowledge of the history of each allows him to deliver a “true to the tradition” performance. During his 30+ year career he has mastered a wide range of instruments including electric, slide, acoustic and resonator guitar, mandolin, old time banjo and Hammond organ, which he incorporates into many musical styles such as blues & roots music; jazz & bebop; pop & rock; and bluegrass & country. His versatility and musicianship keep his live shows and recordings fresh and exciting. “Anyone who’s caught Pearson live knows he can flat burn,” says Music Row Magazine. “His tone and prowess are flawless…he picks with a playful inventiveness that I haven’t heard since Duane Allman...” Vibes Magazine
 

He has worked either live or in the studio with a diverse group of artists and musicians including The Allman Brothers Band (member from 1997-1999), Vince Gill, Gregg Allman, Jimmy Buffett, Tommy Emmanuel, Keb Mo’, Earl Scruggs, Chris LeDoux, Bobby “Blue” Bland, Mac McAnally, Amy Grant, Groove Holmes, Rodney Atkins, Mike Snider, Faith Hill, Ronnie Milsap, Jimmy Hall, Gov’t Mule, Buddy DeFranco, T. Graham Brown, Shelby Lynne, Jimmy Raney, Lee Ann Womack, Vassar Clements, Bonnie Bramlett, Mundell Lowe, The Jordanaires, Billy Montana, Jim Horn, Lee Roy Parnell, Delbert McClinton, Kirk Whalum, Jimmy Nalls, Chuck Leavell and the list goes on and on.

 


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#2 Dave_White

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Posted 05 June 2015 - 10:39 PM

I am planning to attend!


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#3 cntryblues

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Posted 10 June 2015 - 09:32 PM

Me too


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#4 dodobird

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Posted 11 June 2015 - 12:57 AM

I'm in! :)

#5 papamark

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Posted 11 June 2015 - 02:44 AM

I'm planning on going also.



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