Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Husky Burnette To Re-Issue Tales From East End Blvd. With Bonus Tracks

Husky Burnette To Re-Issue Tales From East End Blvd. With Bonus Tracks

We're happy to announce that next month, on August 25, 2015, Husky Burnette will re-release his second album Tales From East End Blvd. The new version will include four previously unreleased bonus tracks. The release party will be held at Brew and Cue in Chattanooga, TN the following Friday on August 28, 2015. Husky will be on a short tour, The Tales Revisited Tour, in the Eastern U.S. from September 11th til October 3rd to push the release. Keep an eye out for your city to be included in that run!! 

Husky Burnette opens up for Corey Harris Band at the Bright box Theater in Winchester, VA

Buy your tickets now and more info about this show

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Corey Harris was born in Denver, Colorado to parents from Texas and Kentucky. He is a guitarist, vocalist, songwriter and band leader who has carved out his own niche in blues. A powerful singer and accomplished guitarist, he has appeared at venues throughout the North America, Europe, Brazil, The Caribbean, West Africa, Asia, Australia and New Zealand.

He began his career as a New Orleans street singer, traveling throughout the southern U.S. In his early twenties he lived in Cameroon, West Africa for a year, which had a profound effect on his later work. He has recorded many old songs of the blues tradition while also creating an original vision of the blues by adding influences from reggae, soul, rock and West African music. His 1995 recording, Between Midnight and Day, is a tribute to the tradition of acoustic blues. Subsequent recordings, such as Greens From the Garden (1999), Mississippi to Mali (2003), and Daily Bread (2005) show Harris’ maturation from interpreter to songwriter. Some of his imaginative compositions are marked by a deliberate eclecticism; other works stay true to the traditional blues formula of compelling vocals and down-home guitar. With one foot in tradition and the other in contemporary experimentation, Harris is a truly unique voice in contemporary music.

He has performed, recorded, and toured with many of the top names in music such as BB KingTaj MahalBuddy GuyHenry ButlerR.L.BurnsideJohn JacksonAli Farka ToureDave Mattews BandTracy ChapmanOlu DaraWilcoNatalie Merchant, and others.