The Dustbowl Revival in Concert – May 9

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Petersburg Arts Council Presents The Dustbowl Revival

“Dustbowl reaches across the entire country for inspiration, brewing up a unique sound influenced by Dixieland jazz, Delta blues, New Orleans swing, East Coast bluegrass, and various points in between…[and] rolls those genres into something cohesive, often using traditional songs and old hymns as jumping-off points for the band’s own material.” AMERICAN SONGWRITER 

Bluegrass. Swing. Hot jazz. Pre-war blues. Southern soul. New Orleans funk. The Dustbowl Revival is what you could call an American roots orchestra with eight full-time members — and they play it all, mashing the sounds of traditional American music into a genre-hopping, time-bending dance party that coaxes new fire out of familiar coal. This isn’t a throwback band. It’s a celebration of the sounds that have kept America moving for more than a century, performed with all the flair of a medicine show and rooted in the sweat and swagger of a juke joint song swap.


Performing in Petersburg
at the Wright Auditorium
Monday, May 9, 2016
7 p.m. (Doors open at 6:30 p.m.)

Tickets available in advance at Lee’s Clothing
And at the door
$10


Band web site: http://www.dustbowlrevival.com/
Their music at Amazon.com

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