Big Daddy T / Press

“South Bay musicians band together to help one of their own A benefit for local, professional musician Tony Wisler, a.k.a., "Big Daddy-T,” will take place Saturday, March 23, from noon to 10 p.m. at Suzy's Bar & Grill, located at 1141 Aviation Blvd. in Hermosa Beach. Eight local bands will be playing 45-minute sets throughout the day and evening to aid Wisler, who has had huge medical expenses due to recent emergency surgery. His friends and fellow musicians are throwing a benefit concert in his honor to lend him a hand. Wisler is the longtime host of the weekly Blues Jam on Sundays at Suzy's. The jam has become a popular forum at which local musicians can showcase their chops largely due to the friendly and inclusive atmosphere Wisler fosters. Suzy's serves wine, beer and food in a family-friendly atmosphere (children are welcome). The event is $10 per person at the door.”


“In the tradition of Leimert Park’s, Babe N Ricky’s, comes DTLA’s very own brand of “Soul Food”. Blue Beans N Rock & Roll is an open mic talent showcase that offers Downtown LA residents a chance to showcase their talents, along side established blues bands and veteran players. This event features Bluesy local Artwork Jamal, Ngozi Messam, Tyler Lott, Hylen Burt, players from the B3Blues band and veteran blues band patriarchs, Big Daddy T.”