Blues

Vintage#18

December 14 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
$25 – $45

  “Robbin Kapsalis delivers vocals that slink through a smokey haze of Soul.” – The Alternate Root   Vintage#18 Hard-driving blues rhythms and soul grooves fuel the blistering performance of D.C.-based soul blues band Vintage#18. After attending a performance, John Porter, WCVE declares, “Vintage#18 is a band you have to see live in order to appreciate […]

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Joel Harrison’s Cosmic Roadhouse

December 21 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
$25 – $45

  “Protean… brilliant.” – Steve Smith, New York Times   Joel Harrison’s Cosmic Roadhouse Two-time winner of the Jazz Composer’s Alliance Composition Competition and Guggenheim Fellow Joel Harrison comes to BlackRock this season along with his band “The Cosmic Roadhouse.” Washington, DC native, Joel Harrison was one of the first artists to bridge the worlds […]

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Phil Wiggins

February 1, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
$25 – $45

  Phil Wiggins Phil Wiggins is arguably America’s foremost blues harmonica virtuoso. While rooted in the melodic Piedmont or “Tidewater” blues of the Chesapeake region, his mastery of the instrument now transcends stylistic boundaries. Born in Washington D.C. in 1954, Phil Wiggins achieved worldwide acclaim over three decades as one half of the premier Piedmont […]

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21 Blue

April 11, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
$25 – $45

  21 Blue 21 Blue will take you from Louis Armstrong to Howlin’ Wolf to Miles Davis to Jimi Hendrix and beyond. This group does what no other group can in terms of playing the history of American music and making you love the fact that you are there to dance to it. Parsons has […]

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