Fri, Jun 16|
Thunderbird Cafe & Music Hall
Mark Hummel’s Blues Harmonica Blowout featuring Anson Funderburgh, Jason Ricci & Steve Guyger
Don't miss the chance to see the premier blues harmonica event of the season featuring harp greats Mark Hummel, Jason Ricci, Steve Guyger with guitar by Anson Funderburgh!
Time & Location
Jun 16, 2023, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
Thunderbird Cafe & Music Hall, 4053 Butler St, Pittsburgh, PA 15201, USA
About The Event
Blues Harmonica Blowout producer, Grammy nominated, 2 time Blues Music Award winning author, bandleader, blues singer, harp man Mark Hummel has toured or recorded with blues legends Charles Brown, Charlie Musselwhite, Lowell Fulson, Billy Boy Arnold, Carey Bell, Lazy Lester, Brownie McGhee, Eddie Taylor, Luther Tucker and Jimmy Rogers. Hugely popular trendsetting harmonica icon Jason Ricci has appeared as a guest harmonica player on albums with Johnny Winter, Ana Popovic, Joe Louis Walker, Cedric Burnside, Walter Trout, Mike Zito, JP Soars, Nick Moss, Peter Karp, Nick Curran, The Mannish Boys, Too Slim and The Tail Draggers, RICCI has won two Blues Music Awards in 2010 & 2016. Longtime Texas blues guitarist Anson Funderburgh undeniably remains best known in the blues field for his extraordinarily concise lead guitar attack. Funderburgh’s unmistakable style, tone and sensibility has made him one of contemporary blues music’s most important guitar players! For over thirty years Steve Guyger has been honing his skills on the harmonica and delighting blues audiences whether that be with his own band, The Excellos, or touring with celebrated bluesman Jimmy Rogers. Guyger is considered the best by the best-Charlie Musselwhite, William Clarke, Rick Estrin, Paul Oscher have all sung his praises.