GERMAN BLUES CHALLENGE WINNERS the Johnny Rieger Band will be appearing with Melbourne Blues Challenge Winner – John McNamara at The Harmonie German Club on Thursday 2nd October 2014 at 8pm. FREE ENTRY!
Described as “The New Generation of Blues” The Johnny Rieger Band have played over 300 concerts in the USA, Germany, Switzerland, Austria France and Poland, electrifying their audiences and critics alike. Now promoting the release of their 2nd album the band will be heading down under.
Joined by Australian Soul Blues artist John McNamara for the Oz tour their live show will be an electric mix of Blues, Soul and Rock with plenty of smoking fretboard work and Blues party atmosphere.
John McNamara toured Germany with the Johnny Rieger Band in 2013 to Rave reviews.
John McNamara has wowed audiences world wide since starting on the blues scene in 2012 with 2 successful Edinburgh Fringe Festival tours, 2 tours of Germany, SE Asia tour, supporting local and international acts plus a regular on the Aus Blues scene with his debut album recently released.
John has received Triple J Airplay.
Here’s what the reviewers have been saying…
“Soulful is An Understatement. Listeners were hypnotised into silence by his Raw, Rustic Tone.. A Beautiful purity to his voice.” Broadway Baby Edinburgh.
“Masterful Blues Guitar… Brilliant & Blisteringly Fast… A Powerful & Resonant Voice.” -RipItUp Adelaide
“SO Much Soul & Edge for a young man.” Eric Martin (Mr. Big Vocalist)
What: Johnny Rieger Band with John McNamara
When: Thursday 2nd October 8pm
Where: Harmonie German Club