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Sam  Hooper Group

Sam Hooper Group

Blues / Funk / Indie Rock Cleveland, OH  US
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I Won't Be Your Fool
I Won't Be Your Fool
You Heard Me Crying
You Heard Me Crying
Help Me Out of the Dark
Help Me Out of the Dark
Where the Lonely Go
Where the Lonely Go
All Caught Up in Your Love
All Caught Up in Your Love

Videos

Jimi Hendrix - All Along the Watchtower (SamHooperGroup cover)

Shows

  • Fri

    May 22

    Cleveland, OH, US | 8:00pm

    Our debut at the Bop Stop which is been newly re-imagined for education and entertainment by The Music Settlement. SAM HOOPER GROUP: Sam Hooper - guitar/vocals Keyboards - Sakait Baksar ( from Horns & Things) Bass - Derrick James (from Horns & Things) Drums - Reggie Holmes (played with Pharoah Sanders and Dizzy Gillespie) Sam Hooper is a captivating American musician whose alluring blend of blues, rock and funk has thrilled audiences in China, Switzerland, Finland, and Japan. His soulful vocals have been compared to Otis Redding and Robert Cray, while critics have likened his blistering guitar playing to Jimi Hendrix and Carlos Santana. His songs have been heard by millions of viewers on the hot daytime TV dramas All My Children and The Young & The Restless. Sam Hooper Group has opened for blues guitar legends Ronnie Earl and Luther “Guitar Jr.” Johnson and showcased at New York’s Soul of the Blues Festival and Alabama’s W. C. Handy Music Festival. In 2009, Hooper won Winner Guitar Center’s KING OF THE BLUES, Cerritos, CA Store Finals. A documentary of Hooper’s musical journey has appeared on Medford, MA Cable TV and is now on youtube.com. After many years in Boston and Los Angles, Hooper recently moved back to his hometown roots in Cleveland, OH. In 2014 he entertained all over Northeast Ohio with Vince Robinson & the Jazz Poets, Gaetano Letizia’s Underworld Blues Band, and Duffy Liturgical Dance Ensemble, among others. He’s performed at Nighttown, Rockefellers, The Cleveland Cultural Festival, Peabody’s, Westwood Country Club and several churches in the area. Sam Hooper and Sam Hooper Group’s CDs, “All Caught Up,” “EAST” and “LIVE in Shanghai” are now available on itunes. His newest recording, the EP, “Sam Hooper & Mike Null” will be released in 2015! For more information, visit: www.reverbnation/samhoopergroup www.facebook.com/samhoopermusic samhooper.com

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  • Maria DiDonato (Artist)
    Maria DiDonato
    Sweet funky sounds. Lovin' I Won't Be Your Fool.
  • John Revitte (Artist)
    John Revitte
    Great blues passion in your vocal and excellent sound on "You Heard Me Crying" Sam!!!

Photos

  • Sam in Shanghai! (photo: http://www.fredericballart.com/ )

About

Sounds Like: The Jimi Hendrix Experience Official Page, Elvis Costello, Derek Trucks, John Mayer, Gary Clark Jr

Label: FBJoy Records

Bio: SAM HOOPER Bio 2012 website: samhooper.com

Sam Hooper is a captivating American musician whose alluring blend of blues, rock and funk has thrilled audiences in China, Switzerland, Finland, and Japan. Originally from Cleveland, OH and well established on the Boston music scene,...See Full Bio

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Sam Hooper Group on Blues Radio!
May 21, 2013

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Feb 3, 2011

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  • Video Plays 199
  • Total Fans 995
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