Published DateLACONIA — The Arthur James Blues Band will perform at Pitman's Freight Room Friday, April 26 at 8 p.m.
James became a fixture of the New England blues scene in the 80's. From 1990 to the present he has shared the stage at festivals and clubs with a who's who of the New England blues world.
Some past band mates have gone on to play with Roomful of Blues. Recently James is the winner of two Granite State Blues Challenges. Playing a nouveau-retro style of acoustic blues, that incorporates soulful vocals, passionate guitar work and a smidgen of irreverence. James has released numerous CDs & albums through the years.
The band features Arthur James, guitar and vocals, Matt Sambito, bass and Johann Haas on drums.
Admission is $12. Doors open at 7:15 p.m. and Pitman's is a BYOB venue.