Biscuits & Blues Presents:

Syl Johnson

When
Thu Jan 16
Where
Biscuits & Blues
Time
7:30pm & 9:30pm
Cost
$20
Tags
Music, Live Music Restaurants, Blues

Description

This Chicago Blues/Soul man has been making his style of music for 60+ years. Starting off as a Blues man when he was a teenager; Syl Johnson later morphed into making Soul music for Twilight and Hi Records. Born in Mississippi and moved to Chicago; Syl Johnson is as good as they come. Famous for some of the most touching and soulful music ever; songs like "Concrete Reservation" and "Is It Because I'm Black." He has been part of the Chicago Blues Scene from the beginning, playing and associating himself with some of the top blues people of all time; people like Magic Sam, Junior Reed, Otis Rush, Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Billy Boy Arnold, Freddy King and many more. He is now been re-discovered by the new hip-hop scene with a vengeance and is now one of the most sampled artist of all time.

More Info

Link
http://www.biscuitsandblues.com
Call
(415) 292-2583 (Box Office)
Email
Contact Form (account required)

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Location

  1. Biscuits & Blues
    401 Mason St, San Francisco, CA