Tab Benoit - Rescheduled for August 3
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General Admission Seated
Food and drink is available at GCA before and during the show. Come early to dine at Judd's, a new Czech-American restaurant, open from 5-10pm (reservations are strongly encouraged), or grab a taco (or 3) at Race Street Tacos from 6-10pm.
Tab Benoit is a Grammy nominated singer, songwriter and guitarist who has built a remarkable 30+ year career on the foundation of his gritty and soulful Delta swamp blues and acquiring a devoted legion of fans along the way, as well as 5 Blues Music Awards, including BB King Entertainer of the Year (twice) and an induction into The Louisiana Music Hall of Fame. He has recorded and/or performed with Junior Wells, George Porter Jr, Dr. John, Willie Nelson, Big Chief Monk Boudreaux, Billy Joe Shaver, Maria Muldaur, James Cotton, Cyril Neville, Kenny Aronoff, Allen Toussaint, Kim Wilson, Jimmy Thackery, Charlie Musslewhite, Kenny Neal, Chris Layton, Ivan Neville, Jimmy Hall, Jim Lauderdale, Anders Osborne, and Alvin Youngblood Hart to name a few. Tab's accomplishments as a musician are matched only by his devotion to the environmental health of his native Louisiana wetlands. Benoit is the founder and driving force behind Voice of the Wetlands, an organization working to preserve the coastal waters of his home state. In 2010, he received the Governor's Award for Conservationist of the Year from the Louisiana Wildlife Federation. Benoit also starred in the iMax motion picture Hurricane on the Bayou, a documentary of Hurricane Katrina's effects and a call to protect and restore the wetlands.
Alastair Greene & Josh Garrett
Tab Benoit kicks off a new tour with Benoit’s “Whiskey Bayou Revue” featuring Alastair Greene & Josh Garrett. Greene and Garrett both have highly anticipated upcoming releases dropping in 2020, produced by Tab Benoit for his label, Whiskey Bayou Records. Alastair Greene is a touring veteran of the Alan Parsons Live Project and Sugaray Rayford’s Blues Music Award-nominated band. Louisiana native Garrett is a triple-threat singer, songwriter, guitarist with a growing reputation as an exciting genre-crossing performer. Grab your tickets now as these shows are sure to sell out!
Gateway City Arts
92 Race Street
Holyoke, MA, 01040