5th Annual Columbia City Blues Festival at the Royal Room - Night 2
Sat, Aug 12, 2017 at 8pm
Doors at 7:00pm
Tickets: $12 adv/ $15dos
This year's featured cultural icon is the great Howlin' Wolf
Acoustic Roots of Howlin’ Wolf
Seattle’s finest acoustic blues musicians perform music by historic blues figures, influences on the music of Howlin’ Wolf, and Wolf’s music itself.
Brett Benton and others!
"& The Blues" Celebrates the works of musicians not traditionally described as blues artists, but who still contributed a lasting impact to blues music. This year's "& The Blues" features the works of Thelonious Monk (& The Blues), Tom Waits (& The Blues) and June Carter (& The Blues).
"Howlin’ Wolf" (The Album)
"Howlin’ Wolf" (The Album), released in 1962, possibly Wolf’s most famous record, often known as “The Rocking Chair Record”. This album includes iconic repertoire: Little Red Rooster, Howlin’ For My Baby, and two songs well known to rock audiences with covers by The Doors, Led Zeppelin and Cream, Spoonful and Back Door Man.
Ayesha “Musicbox” Brooks
Please note: Tickets do not guarantee seating during shows at the Royal Room. For sold out shows standing room may be the only available space. Please come early to ensure you get a table. Reservations can be made for those who are coming for dinner as well as the show. The Royal Room is All Ages until 10pm.