FRIDAY, AUGUST 30th
Plattsburgh Blues & Jazz is excited to present one of the hottest bands, Southern Avenue, at Olive Ridley’s on Friday August 30th! This boundary-breaking Memphis combo sparked a one-band musical revolution with their organic soul/blues/R&B fusion.They put on a powerful and electrifying live show that has been compared to early Tina Turner with in a fresh and new style that is turning the scene on its head. Since the release of their debut, Southern Avenue has played in over a dozen countries and wowed audiences at such festivals as Bonnaroo, Firefly, Electric Forest and Lockn’. They’re hailed by both the Blues Music Awards and Blues Blast as the Best Emerging Artist of today.
Do not miss this show, It’s “a frothy Memphis soul stew” that will twitch your body to in ways you didn’t think it could.