September 23, 2023 • Carrillo Recreation Center
100 East Carrillo Street, Santa Barbara
Main Doors – 7:00 PM • Opening Act – 7:15 PM • Main Act – 8:00 PM
Pre-sale ticket holders admitted – 6:45 PM at Ballroom Doors
The SBBS welcomes The West Coast Blues All-Stars, headlined by a trio of famed musicians. Pianist Fred Kaplan has appeared on innumerable albums as was an integral part of the Hollywood Fats Band, the Hollywood Blue Flames, and The Mannish Boys. Legendary guitarist Junior Watson was a member of The Mighty Flyers and Canned Heat and has played with Charlie Musselwhite, Big Mama Thornton, Kim Wilson, and many other blues greats. Saxophonist and singer Terry Hanck was in Elvin Bishop’s band for ten years and has won two Blues Music Awards as Best Horn Player of the Year.
Opening Solo Act: Cameron Nichoson
Cameron Nichoson, founder and guitarist of local Blues band East Valley Road, has performed numerous times for the SBBS: as a solo opener; with East Valley Road; and as a guest performer with past headliners Bob Margolin, Bob Corritore, and Sugaray Rayford. He has been a Life Member and supporter of the SBBS since he was 14 years old.
General admission tickets are $35; VIP tickets in front of the stage $45.
SBBS members and one companion with them get a $5 discount.
Memberships are available on the SBBS website and at the show. Beverages available for purchase, free snacks (while they last), an outdoor patio, and a large, spring-loaded dance floor!
For further information and for advance tickets with expedited admission, log onto www.SBBlues.org. For questions, leave name and phone number at (805) 668-6884.