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Tampa Bay Blues Festival After Show

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Tampa Bay Blues Festival After Show

Time & Location

Apr 09, 10:00 PM – Apr 10, 2:00 AM

St. Petersburg, 687 Central Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, USA

About the Event

We have a spectacular After Show for you on Saturday April 9th, immediately following the Tampa Bay Blues festival.

The Saturday After Shows feature the amazing Eric Gales at 10:30 and 2020 Blues Band of the Year winner, Nick Moss Band at midnight .

Eric Gales 

10:30am

As both an African-American left-handed guitarist of extraordinary ability and an expressive vocalist, it is natural for people to compare Eric to Hendrix. But Eric has developed a unique hybrid blues/rock sound that also draws upon influences as diverse as Albert King and Frank Gambale. A unique amalgam of styles, Eric Gales stands head and shoulders among other guitarists in his genre.

  • “One of the best if not the best guitarist in the world today.” -Joe Bonamassa (@JBONAMASSA) Oct 28, 2013
  • ●  “How Eric Gales isn’t the hugest name in rock guitar is a total mystery” -Dave Navarro (@DaveNavarro) Jan 27, 2016
  • ●  "And I remember on this last tour me and Myles were on the bus looking up clips and we ran into some Eric Gales clips and we were just like, 'This guy could be the best player on Earth.” - Mark Tremonti
  • ●  “Although sometimes compared with Eric Johnson, Gales’ rock style is usually much edgier, though ironically, he has an amazing vocabulary with jazz chord changes when playing clean.” - JP HOLESWORTH “Guitar World Magazine” Feb 27, 2012

Nick Moss

12:00am

Nick Moss has been recognized as one the great guitarists of his generation, garnering accolades from Buddy Guy and praise from Jambase, Relix, and Gratefulweb.com among many others. His recording career spans decades and his albums are staples at blues radio outlets worldwide, and are now in rotation at stations with jam and rock formats.

Nick Moss Band has a legion of fans that flock to his shows, knowing that each night will be a grand musical experiment. There will be sonic textures to discover and new sounds to stir the soul.

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