2-4 pm | $7 donation at the door
The Blues Heritage Series
DETROIT BLUES PIANO
Jimmie Bones and Chris Codish
For more than twenty years the Scarab Club and the Detroit Blues Society have partnered to present the Detroit Blues Heritage Series. On Saturday, November 3, from 2-4 pm they will present Detroit Blues Piano. Featured at this event will be Pianists Jimmie Bones and Chris Codish.
Jimmie Bones is the organ/piano/keyboard player is most recently has been playing in Kid Rock‘s Twisted Brown Trucker Band. Jimmie also fronted the seminal Detroit hard rock band Jimmie Bones and the Grave Robbers in the early 1990s.
Keyboard specialist Chris Codish has steadily made himself a vital part of the Detroit musical community. A perennial winner at the Detroit Music Awards over the past fourteen years, he has received multiple honors for his vocal and songwriting skills as well as his keyboard mastery. He formed the multi award winning funk/jazz/jam band The Brothers Groove and produced the last two albums for the late, great Detroit bluesman Johnnie Bassett on Sly Dog Records.
This band, with the Rhythm Section of Tino Gross (drums) and Mike Marshall (bass), will focus on the Piano Blues traditions in Detroit and how they relate to music in Detroit.
The Detroit Blues Society is a 501(c) 3 non-profit dedicated to the preservation, education and advancement of the Blues tradition as it relates to the Metro Detroit area. The Scarab Club 501(c) 3 non-profit dedicated to promoting a variety of creative expression consisting of the visual, auditory and written arts. For more information please call the Scarab Club (313-831-1250) or contact the Detroit Blues Society at: firstname.lastname@example.org or at 586-801-6912.