Nelson's Candies/ Local's Cafe Proudly Presents:
Luther Guitar Jr. Johnson & The Magic Rockers
Saturday May 26, 2018
Tickets $30 can be purchased online, at Nelson's Candies
or by calling 603.654.5030 to reserve by CC ($2.00 Processing fee/ticket)
Doors Open at 7 PM
House Band to open
BYOB Event- plan your DD ahead of time!
Bio: Legendary West Side Chicago blues musician Luther Guitar Jr. Johnson has been a force in the blues music world for more than 5 decades, playing in bands with Magic Sam, Muddy Waters and The Nighthawks. He appeared backing John Lee Hooker is the 1980's movie hit 'The Blues Brothers'. Johnson moved to the East Coast in the early 80's and began fronting his own band, the Magic Rockers. His "Walkin' the Dog" was recorded live at the Montreux Festival's Blues Night. He won a Grammy Award in 1985 for 'Best Traditional Blues Album for his part in 'Blues Explosion'. He recorded three albums released by Telarc Records. Slammin' On The West Side (1996), Got To Find A Way (1998), and Talking' About Soul (2001).
He also performed on three albums by The Nighthawks.