Performer Spotlight

 

Name:Dennis Jones
Description:Baltimore, Maryland, USA. While still a young teenager, Jones played guitar in various blues bands in his home state. A little while later he spent some time living in Europe, developing his skills and building an admiring audience. In the mid-80s he relocated to Los Angeles, California, where he greatly expanded his audience, offering a potent mix of classic urban blues songs alongside his own compositions, which maintain the mood although dressed in powerful rock-influenced concepts. He played with guitarist Zac Harmon’s band and others before forming his own group in the mid-90s. This blending of musical genres is reflected in the name of his company, Blue Rock Records, for which he began recording in the early 00s. Included in his band for his second album, 2005’s Passion For The Blues, were Kenny ‘Boudro’ Gray (bass) and Michael Turner (drums), while among the guests were Jimmy ‘Z’ Zavala (blues harp/saxophone), Marshall Thompson (keyboards) and Harmon.
Hometown:
Image:
 

Record created: 2017-05-15 18:04:30

Last modified: 2017-05-15 18:07:32


Recent Bookings at The Blues Can:

NameCommentDateTime
Dennis JonesShow starts at 8:30pm, no cover. DENNIS JONES from Maryland US...2017-09-2821:00:00
Dennis JonesCome & dance your a** off Blue-Canners! Seating starts at 7:30...2017-06-2421:00:00

Note that information on this page is gathered from a variety of sources. While we have done our best to ensure that information presented here is accurate, we provide no guarantee. Due to the nature of the music industry it is possible that this information is outdated. We attempt to ensure that Rights to any images or music on this page are secured. Please contact us if you believe we are using an image or recording without proper permissions.


If you would like to join the list of performers who have played at The Blues Can, contact

Contact info at thebluescan dot com for booking information, OR call us at (403) 262-2666.