Roy Book Binder w/ Peg Espinola opening (Country Blues)
"Nobody writes in the idiom better than Roy Book Binder. He is a master player, singer, writer and teller of tales. He wrote THE PREACHER PICKED THE GUITAR and passed it on to me. It is an honor to include it here." Jorma Kaukonen 2/16/07
Roy Book Binder, is a Blues Singing, guitar picking, song writing raconteur, and has been for the past 40 years! Roy has been interviewed by Terry Gross on NPR's Fresh Air, featured on the Emmy award winning segment of the PBS TV series EGG Art in America, and appeared more than 30 times on Ralph Emory's highly regarded TV series Nashville Now. Book Binder has been included in THE BIG BOOK OF BLUES, as well as THE BLUES WHO'S WHO!!
Roy has been continually touring across America in his tour bus, which has been his home for the last thirty years, as well as performing internationally. He has toured with Bonnie Raitt, Hot Tuna, and J.J. Cale andhas been invited to many festivals including: The National StoryTelling Festival, the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, the Chicago Blues Festival, and MerleFest where he has hosted the acoustic blues stage for the past 14 years.
Ticket Prices: $20 (Stu/Sen $19, Mem $17 Child U12 $10)