Little G Weevil
Little G Weevil was born with a soul for adventure. He always had such a drive and passion to perform that after seeing him jamming on three different stages on a single night, a fellow musician dubbed him “Little G Weevil.
Today Weevil is a highly esteemed member of the worldwide blues community. He won the Blues Foundation`s International Blues Challenge in 2013, and has been nominated for a Blues Music Award and a Blues Blast Music Award. He has released five well-received albums and toured across the globe.
Incomparable “Kick Ass Blues”
The Cazanovas bring you their own incomparable “Kick Ass Blues” for each and every show, melding timeless blues style that every audience relates to with a fresh energy that keeps them hungry for more. And more they get… Well known blues standards are infused with new groove-driven power, and original tunes are immersed in musical passion and intensity, with lyrics that speak to the force of shared experience. The passion, energy and intensity from each member is apparent as what comes out is “music that is rooted in blues, but doesn’t necessarily sound like a copy of something that we’ve heard before.”
The Blues Hearts
The Blues Hearts have an authentic west side Chicago sound and incorporate a funky Memphis Stax Records feel. The band covers lots of classical blues but they also write and live their own blues songs. The Blues Hearts being a three-piece band requires each musician to be able to perform at the highest level and this band delivers that excellence every night it plays. If you want to hear and see a real blues band, this is the band to book…..
Coming out of the Metro-Atlanta area, Colin Alvarez brings a fresh take on American Roots music with his unique blending of Influences that is guaranteed to catch your attention and make you a fan. Colin began his life as a musician at the age of eight when he started playing trombone. A year later, he picked guitar after his father gave him Stevie Ray Vaughan’s Texas Flood album. Although Colin’s background is in classical instruments- these days he focuses solely on guitar. His influences include Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughan, B. B. King, Joe Bonamassa, Robben Ford, as well as many others which blend together to create his own musical stew.
Dynamic & Inspirational
Cody hit the scene at a young age and boom he’s off an running . Cody is dynamic , inspirational player bringing the house down ever were he goes . This is his 3rd time doing Bluesberry happy to have him .CODY MATLOCK may be young, but he has Blues in his soul. Playing the guitar came natural for him at the age of 13. Cody’s first experience on stage came when his father “Terry” took him to see Jonny Lang and he was asked to come on stage and play one of his songs. Cody played “Little School Girl” and the stage called his name from then on. The Cazanovas saw him at a festival and took him under their wing. Cody has a way of making his guitar sing the Blues and now he sings with it as well. He has been influenced by Little G Weevil, Sean Costello, Gary Clark Jr., Albert King, B.B. King, Truett Lollis, and Freddy King. Cody has played with some amazing people and bands in the Atlanta area and now plays with his own band as well. Look out for Cody Matlock; he has an amazing future ahead of him.