Dobro master and 13-time Grammy winner, Jerry Douglas is to the resonator guitar what Jimi Hendrix was to the electric guitar: elevating, transforming, and reinventing the instrument in countless ways. Jerry Douglas is a freewheeling, forward-thinking recording artist whose output incorporates elements of bluegrass, country, rock, jazz, blues and Celtic into his distinctive musical vision. Continue reading
Al Anderson spent an amazing 22 years playing guitar in the college of muscial knowledge known as The New Rhythm and Blues Quartet or more simply, NRBQ. In the 90’s, Al was voted one of “the top 100 guitarists of the 20th century” by MUSICIAN Magazine, receiving accolades in the “team player” category. Now, Al performs with his band the Floor Models. Continue reading
Hailing from the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, The Steel Wheels are familiar with the traditions of folk music and how a string band is supposed to sound. In fact, they’ve been drawing on those steadfast traditions for more than a decade. Yet, their name also evokes a sense of forward motion, which is clearly reflected in their latest album, Wild As We Came Here. Continue reading
Richard Shindell is a writer whose songs paint pictures, tell stories, juxtapose ideas and images, inhabit characters, vividly evoking entire worlds along the way and expanding our sense of just what it is a song may be. Continue reading
JC Brooks makes soul-infused, genre-bending music that is energetic and kinetically charged. “It all started out as an effort to merge post-punk and soul, but it’s grown into so much more than that,” says vocalist, lyricist & bandleader JC Brooks. Continue reading
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Son of Texas and Chicago blues legend Lonnie “Guitar Jr.”, Ronnie Baker Brooks puts on a smokin’ show! Continue reading
Join us for an intimate evening with the iconic, Rickie Lee Jones. A cultural phenomenon, Rolling Stone magazine put her on its cover twice in two years, and Saturday Night Live gave her an unprecedented three songs for her second appearance. Rickie Lee defies convention with her sometimes brazen sexuality and the mixed bag of jazz, rock and what has come to be known as ‘confessional’ songwriter performance.
A 2014 Blues Music Award winner, there’s not a time in her life that singer, bassist, and songwriter, Danielle Nicole (born Danielle Nicole Schnebelen) doesn’t remember loving to perform. She is well-known from her participation in the family band, Trampled Under Foot, with her brother Nick Schnebelen, who has also performed solo at the Narrows since the band’s split. Continue reading
Hailing from Austin, Texas, Bob Schneider is a singer, songwriter, and all around creative force of nature. Schneider is the city’s genius chameleon, mixing pop, hip-hop, folk and biting humor with essential melodies and brilliant lyrics. Continue reading