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Rooster Walk 12 organizers revealed the “early bird band lineup” for the 2020 music festival, which includes The Infamous Stringdusters, Melvin Seals & JGB, Fruition and more.
Melvin Seals & JGB will soon say farewell to vocalist Sunshine Becker and add Mary-eL to the lineup.
A handful of new dates have been tacked on to Melvin Seals & JGB featuring John Kadlecik’s upcoming fall tour.
Melvin Seals & JGB’s fall tour will feature special guest John Kadlecik on lead guitar.
Watch Melvin Seals & JGB welcome special guest Karl Denson for a cover of The Staple Singers’ “I’ll Take You There” during the final day of Jam Cruise 17.
Guitarist Zach Nugent will part ways with Melvin Seals & JGB following an August 1st performance.
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Latest Melvin Seals & JGB Setlist
Melvin Seals & JGB at Sapphire Palace at Blue Lake Casino
- Road Runner
- Lay Down Sally
- Let the Good Times Roll
- Expressway to Your Heart
- Gotta Serve Somebody
- Señor (Tales of Yankee Power)
- Tangled Up in Blue
- Stop That Train
- Catfish John
- Brown-Eyed Women
- Don't Let Go
- Tore Up Over You
- Sisters & Brothers
- Dancing in the Street
About Melvin Seals & JGB
Melvin is best known for his long friendship and musical partnership with cultural icon and guitarist Jerry Garcia and the smile of his that lights up the room. Melvin spun his B-3 magic with the Jerry Garcia Band for 18 years and in doing so helped pioneer and define what has now become “Jam Band Music”. From blues to funk to rock to jazz, Melvin Seals serves up a tasty mix with a little R&B and gospel thrown in to spice things up. Melvin and JGB brings an intuitive, expressive style, soul, spontaneity and remarkable chops to the table. With acoustic and electric ingredients and unique combinations of guitar, mandolin, slide and lap steel with savory bass, hearty drums and, of course, a heapin’ helpin’ of the wizard’s magic on Hammond B-3 Organ and keyboards, the result is a most satisfying blend of natural organic grooves that challenges genre boundaries. Their chemistry is the focus from which they create a spontaneous and high art where the sky is the limit musically. They offer an exciting, often psychedelic musical journey that keeps audiences dancing and smiling (and some staring in amazement) for several hours. Melvin is pioneering a path deeper into the musical territory he helped to establish.
Melvin Seals has been a powerful Presence in the music industry for over 30 years with a long-established reputation as a performer, Recording Artist and Producer . Melvin is most revered for his powerful, high-spirited, Hammond B-3 organ, and Keyboards in the Jerry Garcia Band. Adding his rock-gospel-soul-rhythm and blues touch with his funky style of playing, no wonder Jerry nicknamed him “Master of the Universe”. Melvin continues to treat music lovers to his unique brand of melodic flavor. Come see and hear for yourself, the Soul of the Bay…Melvin Seals.
The Disco Biscuits detailed a pair of shows at the Mission Ballroom in Denver.
The 2020 MerleFest lineup has been expanded with the addition of John Prine, Billy Strings, Kelsey Waldon and more.
The Tedeschi Trucks Band will visit more than 20 cities over the course of the 2020 Wheels Of Soul tour, which also features St. Paul & The Broken Bones and Gabe Dixon.
Phish wrapped their Fall Tour 2019 with the final repeat-less show of the run that featured more debuts and bust outs.
Greensky Bluegrass welcomed Ghost Light’s Holly Bowling for a Grateful Dead classic and more to close out their two-night run at Denver’s Mission Ballroom.