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Big Earl and the Cryin' Shame

Rank #4 US Modesto, CA Blues


  • Jason Finley Guitar
  • Eli Lester Guitar
  • Ian Stambaugh Drums
  • Randall Niemann Bass
  • Earl Matthews Vocals
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Sounds Like: Howlin' Wolf, Dr. John, Matt Schofield Official, Big Mama Thornton

Label: Indie

Manager: Earl Matthews

Bio: Big Earl and the Cryin' Shame is a West Coast blues band from Modesto, California. Eli Lester and Jason Finley share guitar duties. The rhythm section is Randall Niemann on bass and Ian Stambaugh on drums. The group is fronted by "Big Earl" Matthews who belts out the blues. The band members come... See Full Bio

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    Oct 25

    Sacramento, CA, US | 9:00pm

    Sacramento, CA, US
    Sat Oct 25 9:00pm


    This show will go from 9pm to 1 am. We will be playing dance-able blues for you all night long. Come out and see what all the fuss is about.

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  • Vecchi e Brutti (Artist) Vecchi e Brutti
    The Voice...good groove,very goop band Hats off... V&B
  • Ben Aaron (Artist) Ben Aaron
    Very nice music, Big Earl and friends. Keep up the great work! From another blues brother, -Ben Aaron
  • Inherited Infection (Artist) Inherited Infection
    Awesome music keep up the awesome work and if you have time have a look at us and see if you guys feels the same...!!
  • Leo Whiskey (Artist) Leo Whiskey
    very nice sound
  • The KHM (Artist) The KHM
    Great band sound, sounds like you'll go far, great guitar licks too!!
  • FatKeith (Artist) FatKeith
    Wow nice! Beautiful voice and kick ass smooth band!
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