James Montgomery Blues Band
James brings the blues to the White Mountains once again! James Montgomery is an American blues musician, best known as the lead singer, blues harp player, front man, and bandleader of
James brings the blues to the White Mountains once again!
James Montgomery is an American blues musician, best known as the lead singer, blues harp player, front man, and bandleader of The James Montgomery Blues Band. Montgomery collaborates with many star performers and recording artists. He is also the past President of The New England Blues Society.
While attending Boston University, where he earned a degree in English literature, Mr. Montgomery started the James Montgomery Band. During his junior year, he was hired by the Colwell-Winfield Blues Band to play harmonica and tour with Janis Joplin. His harmonica playing, singing and energetic stage show led to his band gaining a reputation as one of the hottest bands on the New England music scene. James Montgomery was signed by Capricorn Records to a multi-album deal and released his first vinyl LP album titled The James Montgomery Band – First Time Out in 1973. Montgomery has toured with many artists, including Aerosmith, The J. Geils Band, Bonnie Raitt, Bruce Springsteen, The Allman Brothers, The Steve Miller Band, The Johnny Winter Band, The Blues Brothers with (Jim Belushi and Dan Aykroyd) and others. www.jamesmontgomery.com
Rounding out this incredible ensemble is Tim Archimbald from the Peter Wolfe Band on Bass, as well as AJ Valee and Chuck Farrell from Once an Outlaw, on Drums and Guitar.
Purchase tickets here. General admission. Rated G. Tickets $27 each.