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Comprised of rotating band leaders, the T Blues Band is a nightly, sound-shifting, blues machine. Tight knit groups of 4 musicians combine forces to generate the most powerful and authentic blues incarnations around. Sit back, and enjoy! It's an experience you can't find anywhere else but Terra Blues.

 

 

T Blues Band

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MONDAYS

 JR MACK

SARON CRENSHAW

CLIFF SCHMITT

BARRY HARRISON 

 

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1/03/2020

 

CLARENCE SPADY

BOBBY BRYAN

JEFF ANDERSON

MARK BELL

 

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1/09/2020

 

JR MACK

SOLOMON HICKS

JERRY DUGGER

MIKE NAPPI

 

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1/23/2020

 

SARON CRENSHAW

ANDY STORY

CLIFF SCHMITT

MIKE NAPPI

 

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1/29/2020

 

MICHAEL HILL

IRVING LOUIS LATTIN

CLIFF SCHMITT

BARRY HARRISON

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DATE

7:00 PM

10:00 PM

01-WED RAY SCHINNERY JR MACK BAND
02-THU JR MACK SOLOMON HICKS BAND
03-FRI SARON CRENSHAW T BLUES BAND
04-SAT BOBBY RADCLIFF TRIO JR MACK BAND
05-SUN IRVING LOUIS LATTIN THE PIONEERS
06-MON IRVING LOUIS LATTIN T BLUES BAND
07-TUE IRVING LOUIS LATTIN STORY/BRYAN BAND
08-WED JR MACK SOLOMON HICKS BAND
09-THU RAY SCHINNERY T BLUES BAND
10-FRI JR MACK  SARON CRENSHAW BAND
11-SAT HAZMAT MODINE SARON CRENSHAW BAND
12-SUN RAY SCHINNERY THE PIONEERS
13-MON RAY SCHINNERY T BLUES BAND
14-TUE JR MACK BOBBY BRYAN BAND
15-WED IRVING LOUIS LATTIN SARON CRENSHAW BAND
16-THU SARON CRENSHAW SOLOMON HICKS BAND
17-FRI SALT CRACKER CRAZIES JR MACK BAND
18-SAT JR MACK CLARENCE SPADY BAND
19-SUN RAY SCHINNERY THE PIONEERS
20-MON BOBBY BRYAN T BLUES BAND
21-TUE BOBBY BRYAN SOLOMON HICKS BAND
22-WED JR MACK JUNIOR WATSON
23-THU IRVING LOUIS LATTIN T BAND/STORY/CRENSHAW
24-FRI CLARENCE SPADY JR MACK BAND
25-SAT SOLOMON HICKS TRIO  SARON CRENSHAW
26-SUN IRVING LOUIS LATTIN THE PIONEERS
27-MON BOBBY BRYAN T BLUES BAND
28-TUE JR MACK BOBBY RADCLIFF/STEVE GUYGER
29-WED SARON CRENSHAW T BAND/HILL/LATTIN
30-THU RAY SCHINNERY JR MACK BAND
31-FRI RAY SCHINNERY SOLOMON HICKS BAND

 

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the salt cracker crazies

january 17th, 2020

friday - 7 PM

A true rarity in today's modern world, this 6-piece jug band transports their audience back to simpler times. Equipped with a jug, washboard, wash-tub bass, banjo, and a slew of other acoustic bare-bones instruments, they pay homage to their influences of early blues, hokum, and string bands of the 20's and 30's with both their original songs and topical interpretations.Come slap, twang, and stomp your way back to the early 20th century with The Salt Cracker Crazies!


hazmat modine

january 11th, 2020

saturday - 7 pm

Equipped with harmonica, a scintillating sousaphone, and myriad guest performers the band runs the gamut of genres and instrumentation. Most of what they play are originals, but keep an ear out for cover versions of "Slim Gaillard, Jimmy Rogers, Jaybird Coleman, and Irving Berlin." Lead Wade Schuman will send the audience home humming & stomping after the romping, dynamic and passionately unique experience that is Hazmat Modine.

www.hazmatmodine.com


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michael powers

Heralding from Bayonne New Jersey, Michael Powers now defines the New York City blues scene. Since settling in NYC in the 1970's, Power's originals and "re-shaped classics" have been dictating the raw essence of real blues in the city for years. This 5 time Blues Music award nominee "is no "rocker" masquerading as a "bluesman", no "Hendrix wanna be" - he is simply true to his ... heart and the rockin' soul in his music." Michael Powers is a rare find in the music world; "an impressive musical range and versatility - a musician for all seasons." (Blues Matters)

www.michaelpowers.com

 


ray schinnery

Raised in New York City, Ray Schinnery is known for his humorous originals, guitar mastery, and his unique "story-telling" voice. BLUES MAGAZINE wrote "just when you think his vocal is a standard, rough-hewn blues shouter, he turns around and lays down some of the shivery-sweetest 3 part harmonies this side of the bible belt". A regular on the international as well as the local blues scene, "with his band, a solo performer, or with his guitar, Ray is a master showman..."

www.rayschinnery.com


 

mack

jr mack

A New Jersey native and self-taught guitarist, Jr Mack forged his own path into the heart of the blues. With the collected stage presence of a seasoned performer, Jr Mack lulls, mesmerizes, and reels the audience into a groove all his own. Having sat in or worked with The Allman Brothers Band, Robert Randolph, & many others, Junior Mack's soulful interpretation of the blues never fails to captivate.

www.jrmack.com

irving louis lattin

Irving Louis Lattin, another of Chicago's notable music exports, is one of the most desirable talents in the entertainment industry. Called upon for his song writing prowess and blues/funk performances, Lattin's sound has been featured in commercials (Covergirl, Chevy, Pfizers ... etc) and on stages across the world.  Lattin began playing music at age 13 and by the time he was 25, mastered both composition and piano. Although you have probably heard Irving Louis Lattin during your every day life without even realizing it, wake up your consciousness and grab a featured show of his talented song writing and "real-thing" appeal right here at Terra Blues!

www.myspace.com/irvinglouislattin


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clarence spady

Raised in Scranton Pennsylvania, where he still lives, Clarence Spady is accredited with defining the 1990's blues scene. Raised by a musical family and encouraged to pursue blues, Spady started touring right out of high school. By the '90's, this singer/guitarist decided to head out and tour with a band of his own. Clarence Spady's skills as a songwriter paired with his solid mastery of guitar transcends typical blues performances, leaving audiences clamoring for more of his unique & intelligent sound.

www.myspace.com/clarencespadyband


saron crenshaw

Whether he is traveling the country disseminating his control of jazz and blues or strolling through the audience playing guitar with his tongue (which happens to be a Gibson "Lucille" model guitar signed by B.B.King),SaRon Crenshaw is a powerhouse performer that leaves an unforgettable impression. This New Yorker's deeply engrained love for all things blues leaves no room for obstacles in life or performance.

www.saroncrenshaw.com


  Guyger

bobby radcliff & steve guyger

Growing up in Maryland, Bobby Radcliff began his guitar education with classical guitar lessons at the age of 12. Following his initiation into the music world, Radcliff moved to New York City in 1977 where Black Top records took a liking to his "strengths as a soloist, as well as a funky rhythm guitarist". (WFLR-FM) Having toured the US, Canada, and Europe more than a dozen times Radcliff always leaves audiences stunned with "his jaw-dropping skills as a guitarist." (Blues Review)

www.bobbyradcliffblues.com

Claiming the harmonica ads his instrument of choice, Steve Guyger has been studying the blues since his teens. Mastering the intense grittiness of Chicago-style harp playing landed Guyger one of his best gigs in 1980; a call from Jimmy Rogers. Blues Access magazine claims, "All the years...of touring with the legendary Jimmy Rogers has made Steve Guyger one of the greatest blues harp men in the world." Guyger's performances are enhanced by his fine clear voice and his preservation of the harp tradition with a unique and refreshing twist!

www.steveguyger.com


bobby bryan

An opening talent for Albert Cummings,  Shemekia Copeland & many other nationally recognized artists, this California native has been captivating audiences with his brand of "urban blues" for over 20 years. Bobby is a another successful blues product of Los Angeles's most famous blues club, Babe's & Ricky's. After playing with the house band for years, Bobby was taken on tour with "Arkansas" Larry Davis, an influential Grammy  award-winning blues artist. After years of honing his vocal and guitar talents, Bobby Bryan and his band are a group of blues regulars we can't do without!

www.bobbybryanii.com

hicks

king solomon hicks

Known in Harlem as "King Solomon", " 'lil BB", and "EAST Montgomery", Hicks has kept an enviable performance schedule since the age of 13. With two CD's under his belt (including 4 original songs), there's nothing that can stand in the way of this young New Yorker and his mature and inimitable skill as a guitarist.

www.kingsolomonhicks.com