Quand ? Lundi 27.05.202420:00

THE ROBERT CRAY BAND
Où ? Avenue du Rock'n'Roll 5, L-4361 ESCH-SUR-ALZETTE Festivals de musique

THE ROBERT CRAY BAND

Venue : Rockhal Club - Standing Doors : 19:00
Promoter : Rockhal
 
Doors : 19:00
Show : 20:00

Tickets will go on sale Friday the 24th November at 10 AM

 

The Robert Cray Band will be touring and stopp by the Rockhal for the first time since the 2020 release of his album, That’s What I Heard.

“Funky, cool and bad,” is how Cray describes the Grammy-nominated album, produced by longtime collaborator, Steve Jordan, who adds, “I thought, if we could get this thing that Sam Cooke used to have, the kind of sound that early Sam Cooke records had, that we could pull this off.” “Robert Cray is not only making music, he’s making history,” writes Guitar Player Magazine. Over the past four decades, Cray has created a sound that rises from American roots, blues, soul and R&B, with five Grammy wins, 20 acclaimed studio and live albums that punctuate the Blues Hall of Famer’s career.

On That’s What I Heard, Robert celebrates the music of Curtis Mayfield, Bobby “Blue” Bland, The Sensational Nightingales and more, alongside Cray’s own songs. Cray and Jordan go way back, having met during the making of the Chuck Berry documentary Hail! Hail! Rock ’n’ Roll, in 1987. They started working together in 1999, when Jordan produced the Grammy-winning Take Your Shoes Off, and the recent Grammy-nominated LP, Robert Cray & Hi Rhythm. That’s What I Heard is their sixth album. “Once you start working with Steve, it’s kind of hard to get away from him,” said Robert. “Robert is just a great person besides being extraordinary talent,” adds Jordan. “People gravitate to his guitar playing first, but I think he’s one of the best singers I’ve heard in my life. Not only because of his singing ability, but his interpretations. He’s such an honest soul in my opinion.” 

Robert’s band features Richard Cousins (bass), Dover Weinberg (keyboards) and Les Falconer (drums). 

 

Dates des prochains événements
Lundi 27.05.202420:00

Lieu

Adresse: Rockhal - Etablissement public Centre de Musiques Amplifiées
Avenue du Rock'n'Roll 5
L-4361 ESCH-SUR-ALZETTE
Afficher sur la carte

YES

THE CLASSIC TALES OF YES TOUR 2024
en savoir plus

Lunch concert à la Philharmonie Luxembourg

Sortie
en savoir plus

Godspeed You! Black Emperor

Godspeed You! Black Emperor
en savoir plus

PAROV STELAR

Theater Tour
en savoir plus

UNEXPECTED #1

MAÏCEE + MALVINA + LIZETTE LIZETTE + MISS SAPPHO
en savoir plus

STATUS QUO

STATUS QUO
en savoir plus

KREATOR + ANTHRAX + TESTAMENT

TEMPLE OF METAL
en savoir plus

Francofolies Esch/Alzette

Francofolies Esch/Alzette
en savoir plus

Workshop de chant avec Jeromo Segura

FlamencoFestival Esch 2024
en savoir plus