Jo James 12am, Peterson Brothers Band @10pm – $10 cover @9:30. No advance tickets. 21+ only.
The Peterson Brothers possess a uniquely modern blend of blues, soul, and funk. Alex on bass and vocals, and Glenn Jr. on guitar and lead vocals, have grown up playing together since they were very young. Rising stars in Austin, Texas, the Peterson Brothers self-titled debut album won the Living Blues Critics Award for Best Debut Blues Album of 2015.
In addition to holding a standing room only weekly residency at Austin’s famed music hall The Continental Club, Glenn and Alex are honing their chops daily, and are dazzling audiences playing gigs throughout the United States. The Peterson Brothers have appeared at the Chicago Blues Festival, Minnesota State Fair, Riverbend Festival, Austin City Limits Festival, Ogden Roots and Blues, and many more.
They have opened for the likes of Gary Clark Jr., Los Lonely Boys, the late B.B. King, Willie Nelson, and Lisa Marie Presley. The Peterson Brothers have also opened for and played with Buddy Guy and gained the attention of the one and only Bootsy Collins, who has become a true mentor.
Austin TX Singer-Songwriter and Guitarist, Jo James has a gift of entertaining the crowd. Specializing in Heart & Soul Music, Jo delivers smooth grooves and soulful vocal expressions with a touch of blues guitar and is known for his fusion of Blues, Rock, Soul, and R&B. From heavy-hitting stages to intimate heartfelt performances, Jo James continues to captivate audiences in a powerful way.
Jo is no stranger to the Austin Music Circuit, but has also graced stages regionally and nationally. You may have seen him as an opener for greats like Leon Russell, Uncle Lucius, and Robert Randolph. He’s also backed Robert Randolph at the NOLA Festival and played guitar for the Capital Records Pop artist Fletcher.
Jo has performed at the state-of-the-art Dell Diamond in Round Rock, The Rustic, The Saxon Pub, Antone’s, and Skylark lounge, Whiskey a Go Go, Springboard Fest San Diego, and many more. Jo also received the honor award at the 100% Music Songwriting Contest.
Jo’s Latest EP, Midnight Dealin’ can be streamed and downloaded on all music platforms.