All You Need To Know About The Mahindra Blues Festival Line-up

One of essentially the most thrilling occasions within the Indian pageant circuit is arising. The Mahindra Blues Festival, which can happen at Mehboob Studio on Saturday, February eight and Sunday, February 9, has, as all the time, an excellent line-up. Here’s a take a look at the artists, all of whom are American, performing this yr.

Keb’ Mo’

Singer-songwriter and guitarist Keb’ Mo’s music is delta blues that moved up the Mississippi and throughout America, influencing the roots of music within the nation earlier than being recognised as its personal artwork type. Born Kevin Moore, he adopted his stage identify conserving with the custom of blues males. His sound incorporates a number of genres, together with pop, rock, folk and jazz.

Larkin Poe

Larkin Poe is an American rock band from Georgia, fronted by sisters Rebecca and Megan Lovell. Their sound is pushed by southern harmonies and electrical guitar riffs. The sisters have additionally toured as backing musicians for a numerous different artists, most notably Elvis Costello and Keith Urban.

Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band

Kenny Wayne Shepherd has created genre-defining blues-infused rock n’ roll. An achieved recording artist, a charming dwell performer and some of the gifted and distinctive guitarists of his era, Shepherd has acquired 5 Grammy nominations.

Buddy Guy

One of essentially the most iconic American blues males alive immediately, Buddy Guy (pictured above) ranked 23rd in Rolling Stone journal’s listing of the 100 biggest guitarists of all time. His tune Stone Crazy ranked 78th within the Rolling Stone listing of the 100 biggest guitar songs of all time. Eric Clapton as soon as known as him “the best guitar player alive”.

The tenth version of the Mahindra Blues Festival will probably be held on Saturday, February eight and Sunday, February 9 at Mehboob studio in Bandra. For the entire schedule, see here.