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Joe Louis Walker Blues Show
July 27, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm$20 – $30
The DC Blues Society presents 2013 Blues Hall of Fame Inductee and internationally acclaimed Joe Louis Walker. Joe Louis Walker is a four-time Blues Music Award winner who continues to win accolades, most recently receiving the 2016 Blues Music Award for Contemporary Blues Male Artist of the year. Joe was also nominated for Best Blues Rock Album of the year for his masterful “Everybody Wants a Piece”album. He is a powerhouse guitarist, prolific songwriter and richly expressive singer. He tours internationally and has performed and recorded with many legendary musicians, including B.B. King, Jimi Hendrix, John Lee Hooker, Muddy Waters, Bonnie Raitt, Buddy Guy and countless others. Joe Louis Walker is widely recognized as one of the greatest bluesman of his generation and he is deeply invested in inspiring a new generation of artists to carry on the legacy of blues/roots music. The Mojo Priests, a great local band that was the winner of the 2014 DCBS Battle of the Bands, opens this special show.