Roy Rogers

Premier Slide Guitarist

Roy Rogers

The Carolyn Sills Combo

Sat, April 19, 2014

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 8:00 pm

Club Fox

Redwood City, CA

$20 Adv / $24 Day of Show

This event is 21 and over

Roy Rogers
Roy Rogers
“Roy Rogers means the modern master in the art of slide guitar…His versatility with the technique is nothing short of astonishing.” ~ All Music Guide

Roy Rogers is considered one of the world's premier slide guitarists performing today. With 8 Grammy nominations as producer and performer, he is also an internationally acclaimed producer, having produced recordings for John Lee Hooker (4 Grammy Nominations and 2 Grammy Awards) and Ramblin' Jack Elliott (2 Grammy Nominations). He has received numerous accolades for his songwriting (Grammy Nomination for ‘Song for Jessica’, Grammy nomination for Bonnie Raitt for Best Rock Female Vocal on ‘Gnawin’ On It which he co-wrote), as well as his work on movie soundtracks and television. Split Decision, is his latest studio recording with his band, The Delta Rhythm Kings which was released by Blind Pig in 2009. In May of 2011, Roy released a collaboration with The Doors Keyboardist, Ray Manzarek entitled ‘Translucent Blues’ also available on Blind Pig which debut #6 on the Billboard charts, and reached #1 on the American Roots Rock Chart this past summer. Ray and Roy are currently in the studio working on a new project - #3 for this rare collaboration. This year - with 5 countries on the radar screen and touring the U.S. and Canada - he continues to ignite and inspire audiences across the globe.
The Carolyn Sills Combo
The Carolyn Sills Combo
“To say that [Carolyn] Sills’ singing is sultry is an immense understatement… her vocals resonate with a throaty anguish, torch songs sung straight from the heart… The effect is mesmerizing.” – Michael Dregni, Vintage Guitar Magazine

Carolyn Sills is a singer and bass player living in Santa Cruz, CA. She writes and performs original music with guitarist Gerard Egan. They are heavily influenced by their vinyl record collection and perform western music - western swing, country, blues, spaghetti westerns and more.

The Combo features Charlie Joe Wallace on his 1952 Fender triple neck steel non-pedal steel guitar and 1929 National Tricone, Jim Norris on drums/percussion and Sunshine Jackson on harmony vocals.
Venue Information:
Club Fox
2209 Broadway Street
Redwood City, CA, 94063
http://www.clubfoxrwc.com/