Sounds Like: *Susan Tedeschi*, Bonnie Raitt, Janis Joplin, Bonnie Bramlett
Manager: Road Dawg Touring
WINNER: 2010 Los Angeles Music Awards, 'Americana, Blues, Roots song of the year' for Shari's song, Free.
WINNER: Best Female Vocalist, Southbay Music Awards
Shari Puorto & her Band are a unique sounding band that combines Rock/Blues/Roots and a whole lotta soul. They appeal to a wide audience,...See Full Bio
“Puorto, based in Hermosa Beach, got her slot as the result of a contest. Clad in a black lace outfit and heels, the feisty singer opened with “Pack Your Bags” from last studio album Real and recalled Janis Joplin at times. She had attitude aplenty. That was especially true during the boogie of “Outta My Mind,” where Puorto walked on the picnic benches that jutted from the stage. “Six Months Sober,” off forthcoming effort “My Obsession,” boasted more of a rock edge.”