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Regattabar was a Roomful of Blues!

I had not seen Roomful of Blues in about twenty years, and even though the members of the band have changed in that time, the band’s roots are the same. Their recent appearance at Regattabar showed that they continue to be worth seeing.

The Horns Section of Roomful of Blues

The Horns Section of Roomful of Blues

What a history Roomful of Blues has! Founded 48 years ago, this Rhode Island based band plays horns-heavy Chicago blues with swing and Cajun mixed in for good measure.

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‘Evil Gal’ Michelle Willson Sings Her Heart Out

This show at Glenn’s Restaurant was my first opportunity to see Michelle ‘Evil Gal’ Willson and her band perform since the fabulous Scullers show that was recorded for subsequent release as ‘Fortune Cookie’.

Michelle 'Evil Gal' Willson

Michelle ‘Evil Gal’ Willson

Michelle has a powerhouse of a voice that is extremely well-suited to jazz, soul, and rhythm and blues songs.

Evil Gal

Evil Gal

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