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Memorial Blues Tribute for Jamie "Bluesboy Powell"
Jamie Bluesboy P...
Albert Trepagnier, Jr.
Sounds Like: Jimi Hendrix, Little Walter, Muddy Waters, Lightning Hopkins, BB King
Label: R Music Inc.
Manager: Retha Petruzates
Bio: Generation Blues Experience was co-founded by dedicated 12-year old singer and guitar virtuoso Ray Goren in 2012 in South Central L.A. together with veteran blues septuagenarian, Sammy Lee, and octogenarian, Jamie Powell. A true product of his “generation,” Goren learned from YouTube videos of th...See Full Bio
: Generation Blues Experience has a show on 01/17/2015 at 07:00 PM @ Arcadia B... in Arcadia, CA http://t.co/R0oh4UopNA #concert
“A band came out on stage to open for the legend, B.B. King, and this kid – 12 years old! – comes out to front on lead guitar and vocals. What was more surprising is the gifts that this musician possesses. He is a real phenomenon, and you sit there not believing what you are seeing and hearing… It was really one of the most unbelievable moments I’ve experienced at any concert. Amazing. Who is this kid? Truly, what this kid is capable of on stage is staggering. And I actually feel kind of bad referring to him as a kid, but he is only 12 years old. His guitar playing reveals the soul of a man who has lived life… that is what is so amazing. He also has a stage presence, at times leading the band through changes with equal measure of respect and confidence, like the principal conductor of an orchestra – only the orchestra is an incredible blues and rock group.”