Blues and guitar legend Johnny Winter is set to rock the Weinberg Center for the Performing Arts in Frederick on Sunday night. The Campbell Brothers open the show with their steel guitar powered gospel music. The show is scheduled to start at 7:30 on March 3, 2013 in what promises to be an amazing night of electrifying gospel, blues and rock.
Johnny Winter is a member of the Blues Foundation Hall of Fame and Rolling Stone Magazine ranks him in a list of the top 100 guitarists of all time. He has produced three Grammy winning albums for blues legend Muddy Water and has earned several Grammy nominations for his own music. He has released over 15 albums and four of them have cracked the top 40. He is a great guitar player and the Weinberg Center will provide an intimate setting to see this talented musician perform his magic on the guitar. You can find out more about Johnny at his website.
The Campbell Brothers will pen the show with their electrifying steel guitar driven gospel music. The band is led by Chuck Campbell on the pedal steel guitar and Darick Campbell on the lap steel guitar. Phillip Campbell plays the bass and electric guitar. Carlton Campbell keeps the beat on the drums. Sometimes, The Campbell Brothers bring guest vocalists with them. Either way your ears are in for a treat. The sacred sound of The Campbell Brothers is a great way to unwind on your Sunday evening. Yet they are powerful enough to keep you going for Johnny Winter. You can learn more about this band at their site.
Tickets run between $25 and $32.50 and can be ordered at the Weinberg website. There is a parking garage right behind the venue and another one about a block away. There is also a limited amount of street parking though the parking garages are probably your best bet. Come listen to some wonderful guitar music in beautiful downtown Frederick!