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JR Clark and the All Star Blues Mob

J R Clark and the All Star Blues Mob - J R Clark-Vocals, Guitar /Johnny B. Gayden- Bass/ Jerry Porter-Drums/ Willie Styles- Keyboards

J R Clark and the All Star Blues Mob have just released their latest album When It All Comes Downrecorded in Chicago, Il  and released in May of 2014. This act consists of national talents Johnny B. Gayden -Alligator Records recording artist and bass player  for "Albert Collins and the Ice Breakers. Johnny was on grammy winning album with Albert Collins, Robert Cray and Johnny Clyde Copeland. Johnny B. Gayden also has recorded with Johnny Winter and shared the stage with Stevie Ray Vaughn and George Thorogood to name a few. Drummer Jerry"Bam Bam" Porter-toured with  Buddy Guy for 14 years, Jerry has shared the stage with Eric Clapton, toured with Magic Slim and the Teardrops, Ronnie Baker Brooks, and currently fresh off tour with Grammy winner James Cotton. Rounding out the lineup is Willie Styles on keys. Willie briefly toured with Robert Ward and is one of the premier and most sought out keyboard players in west Michigan. J R Clark fronts the band on vocals and guitar. Melding a host influences such as, Michael Burks, Luther Allison, and Larry McCray, J R puts out a big sound of house rockin blues, soul and southern rock of his own! J R has also toured nationally with Lil’ Ed and the Blues Imperials. Lil’ Ed Williams has been a big influence and mentor of J R’s over the years which is evident in his live shows and slide playing. Performing at a host of festivals like South Bend Blues and Ribs festival at Coveleski Stadium, Kalamazoo Blues Festival,Meet me on the Island-South Bend and many regional venues in IN and MI the guys are rolling and are always a crowd favorite. This high energy act consisting of national and international touring artist’s is sure to put a smile on your face and a groove in your step!

For Bookings: jrcblues@sbcglobal.net

www.jrcblues.com

269-208-9741