Wed, Sep 01 | St. Petersburg

Jose Ramirez Band

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Jose Ramirez Band

Time & Location

Sep 01, 2021, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM
St. Petersburg, 687 Central Ave, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, USA

About the Event

Free Show

Delmark Recording Artist Blues Music Award Nominee 2021 International Blues Challenge 2nd place winner 2020

At 33 years old, Jose Ramirez is Costa RIca's premier blues artist and has played with some of the biggest names in the blues industry. These artists include Buddy Guy, Anson Funderburgh, Janiva Magness, Mark Hummel and Bryan Lee, to name a few.

Jose recently signed a contract with world famous Blues Label Delmark Records in Chicago for the release of his second studio album making him the first ever Latin-American to ever sign with this renowned record company. Jose was recently nominated for a Blues Music Award 2021 for his debut album “Here I Come” produced by Blues guitar legend Anson Funderburgh

The Jose Ramirez Band recently won second place at The Blues Foundation 2020 International Blues Challenge in Memphis. The band performed in the finals at the Orpheum Theater in Memphis after advancing to the quarter and semi-finals against over 230 bands from around the world.

In the past couple of years, Jose has traveled the world playing the blues. His two European tours included more than 45 concerts in England, Spain, the Netherlands and Belgium. His U.S.A. tour included shows around the Midwest and the South. Highlights included shows at legendary clubs such as Buddy Guy’s Legends where Buddy Guy himself joined Jose on stage.

Jose’s debut album “Here I Come” was recorded in Austin, TX under the production of blues guitar legend Anson Funderburgh and mixed by Grammy Award Winner Stuart Sullivan (Jimmie Vaughan, Willie Nelson, Sublime)

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