Blues in the Loft: Mike Griot & Blues People
2019 ushers in one of the most exciting new blues collaborations in recent times!
Blues bassist/impresario Mike Griot debuts Blues People for the first time at SOPAC. This “blues mega-band” features some of the most talented tour veterans you’ll ever see… all together on one stage to present stories and standards like you’ve never experienced!
This all-star band includes Doc Perry on organ (Albert Collins), Gene Lake on drums (Maxwell/Henry Threadgill/Joe Zawinul/Marcus Miller, David Sanborn), Kelton Cooper on lead vocals and guitar (Kool & the Gang/Black Widow Blues) and Mike Griot on bass (Sue Foley, Michael Hill, Omar [Lyefooke], Deborah Coleman, Russell Gunn) – plus a few special guests!
Get your groove on at the Jazz & Blues in the Loft concert series! Hear world-class musicians and vocalists from the region in a cabaret-style setting. Cash bar and snack concessions available.
Jazz in the Loft is curated and hosted by LeeBoswell-May.
Blues in the Loft is curated and hosted by Mike Griot.