Roosevelt Collier to guest with Greensky Bluegrass @ HOB New Orleans
Sacred steel meets soulful newgrass with today’s news that Greensky Bluegrass has added of Roosevelt Collier as a special guest to their Sunday, April 28 New Orleans performance at The Parish at the House of Blues.
Roosevelt and Greensky Bluegrass have performed together in the past, most notably at the All Good Festival 2012 (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AUgQCeP2FEc) with slide maestros Anders Beck (dobro) and Roosevelt Collier (lap steel) trading licks using the best of their slide techniques to evoke major emotion.
Greensky Bluegrass is in the midst of a nationwide tour performing tonight in Charlotte before the Dogwood Music Festival in Atlanta before Sunday’s NOLA collaboration with Collier. The band has a packed summer performing at numerous festivals including DelFest, Dark Star Jubilee, Telluride Bluegrass, Electric Forest, Northwest String Summit, Forecastle and many more. Complete tour dates and band information is available at www.greenskybluegrass.com