Thu, Jul 16|
The Robin Theatre
CANCELLED* Jon Shain and FJ Ventre with Special Guest, Deacon Earl
CANCELLED DUE TO PANDEMIC* Jon Shain (2019 International Blues Challenge Winner) and FJ Ventre bring their world-class duo to The Robin! Opening up the night is Deacon Earl, hometown hero and multi-instrumentalist! 8PM show, 7:30 doors.
Time & Location
Jul 16, 2020, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM
The Robin Theatre, 1105 S Washington Ave, Lansing, MI 48910, USA
About The Event
8PM, 7:30 doors
$15 adv, $20 at the door
Jon Shain (2019 International Blues Challenge Winner) and FJ Ventre bring their excellent acoustic blues duo to The Robin! Opening up the night is Deacon Earl, hometown hero and multi-instrumentalist!
Jon Shain is a veteran singer-songwriter who's been turning heads for years with his words, his fiery acoustic guitar work, and his evolved musical style - combining improvised piedmont blues with bluegrass, swing, and ragtime. Shain’s latest solo disc, Gettin' Handy with the Blues - a Tribute to the Legacy of WC Handy, was released in January, 2018. Shain's newest release is Tomorrow Will Be Yesterday Soon, with long-time collaborator FJ Ventre.
2019 International Blues Challenge winner (solo/duo category)
2011 and 2016 SE Folk Alliance official showcase 2009 Int'l Blues Challenge finalist 2008 and 2018 Triangle Blues Challenge winner 2005 Indy Award for best folk artist/group in Raleigh/Durham
Deacon Earl: https://youtu.be/o5D_vFV7A5s