Rusty Pinto + Rose Parker Band
Rusty Pinto | 7.30pm
Rusty Pinto has always taken his musical inspiration from the early days of Rockabilly music. Now he has delved deeper, back to the roots of American rhythm and blues.
Playing vintage artists such as Muddy Waters, Elmore and Ike Turner interlaced with R&B versions of his own songs, an evening with Rusty & The Blue Flames is a retrospective journey into the foundations of popular music today.
Rose Parker Band | 8.45pm
Rose Parker combines a powerhouse vocal with soaring songwriting and storytelling.
Moving from folk whisperer to gospel belter Parker combines a love of gospel, alt country, folk and rock to craft songs that resonate with all these things. Her first outing at Bridgetown Blues festival was as one half of the Velvet Janes. After 4 albums and thousands of miles of touring from Sydney to San Fransisico, the Janes hung up their Doc Martens and Parker has evolved from that hard earnt decade to emerge with, The Rose Parker Band.
With a stellar band including multi instrumentalist and award winning David Hyams on guitars, award winning Roy Martinez on bass and Gregory Brenton on drums, this is Parkers first outing at the Blues Club. She is currently working on a new album and tonites gig will debut some brand new original tunes and some classic blues standards.
DOORS OPEN 7PM