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HARPDOG BROWN
Conway Muse
Conway, WA
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HARPDOG BROWN
HARPDOG BROWN - Canadian Classic Blues icon, Harpdog Brown makes his way back to Conway Muse for the official album release party. It's launching worldwide today and we've got the exclusive! Be the coolest kid on your block with one of the first copies!

This is piano-driven blues featuring horns and often a Trombone. A little bit Chicago and a lot of New Orleans. You're going to LOVE it!

Come shake yo' hips and enjoy an evening of great vintage blues!

Tix $20 or $25 at the door. https://conwaymuse.com/events/#event=18774731

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HE'S BEEN CALLED A BLUES EVANGELIST

Harpdog Brown has grown a reputation as a real-deal purveyor of classic electric blues. Think of the old Chess Records and Sun Records of the late '40s and early 50s. These days hes been touring more and more as Harpdog Brown & the Uptown Blues Band - a vintage New Orleans Blues sound featuring, piano, clarinet/sax and often trombone. Still a vintage vibe, just a different vintage! This music will move you! They perform mostly originals yet they often include great songs of the masters from that era. Think Louis Jordan, Satchmo, Sonny Boy Williamson, Wynonie Harris, even Duke Ellington. Audiences are raving about this new show!

Hes been called a Blues Evangelist, and thats a very fitting moniker. "I speak the blues like it's the truth, and it is, he was recently quoted. "I do feel like I'm a servant of the people. A missionary if you will. Music can heal people if they pay attention to the messages in these songs. He delivers those messages using the vintage sound whether it be with his lowdown classic blues band the Travelin Blues Show or with his new Uptown Blues Band. Harpdog says "Blues has healing power. It's a beautiful celebration of our perfectly flawed lives. We help people forget about their issues of the moment and then they might just realize that we all have our issues, and that's OK." 

Vancouver-based Harpdog Brown was born in Edmonton in 1962, an adopted child who has felt somewhat detached his whole life - "a lifelong battle of not feeling like I belonged. I feel like I was born for the circus, you know, born to travel. The blues tapped me on the shoulder years ago and said 'this is where you belong, son'. So the blues became my circus and there's no better way to travel than with a band!

Harpdog Brown is a gifted vocalist and an imaginative harmonica player. Piano man Dave Webb has been working with Harpdog over the years and they share an intuition that only comes with many hours and miles shared on and off stage. Billy Joe Abbott is the newest and youngest addition to the band. He learned his craft first hand from some of the greatest Clarinetists in New Orleans. Rounding out the band is Pat Darcus, who has been with Harpdog for years, and Washington Drummer Rick Jacobson will be laying down the groove.

Harpdog has won three consecutive Maple Blues Awards for Harmonica Player of the Year (2014/2015/2016), the Fraser Valley Music Award, has three consecutive Western Canadian Music Awards Nominations, a Juno Nomination and is the only Canadian to win the coveted Muddy Award. In 2016, he was nominated for 3 Maple Blues Awards (Harmonica Player, Male Vocalist and Album of the Year) for his latest release Travelin With The Blues. 
Travelin' With The Blues released in 2016 is still sitting in the top roots and blues charts and follows his Top 20 charting 2014 release What It Is (Roots Music Report International Blues Albums). 

This band could play anywhere in the world, in any venue, large or small, and blues fans of all stripes would love this show." - Holger Petersen, SiriusXM, CKUA, CBC broadcaster and President of Stony Plain Records


Get off the couch and some see some seriously vintage blues thats lots of fun!

 

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Conway Muse (View)
18444 Main/Spruce Sts.
Conway, WA 98273
United States

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Kid Friendly: Yes!
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: No

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