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If Tombstones Could Sing: “Ghost of the Blues” Broadway Revue Comes to Town

what: a Broadway-style version of the history of the blues when: 8pm, Friday, May 8 where: Florida Theatre cost: $39-$69 info: (904) 355-2787; www.ghostblues.com “” Broadway Revue brings the musical legends of the American blues to life thru a rocking live performance of their classic blues standards which are all performed in character. The show was the brainchild of Producer , and born out of his desire to bring the story of the blues to every major city in the country. It will be appearing here in Jacksonville, Florida, on Friday, May 8th at the beautiful . The show is …

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Brian Ray – guitarist for McCartney

If auditioning to play guitar for one of the world’s most influential rock stars is not intimidating enough, imagine performing live alongside Sir  in front of 77,000 screaming fans.  was already an accomplished artist when he took the pre-game stage at the 2002 Super Bowl in New Orleans to “interview” for the position as guitarist with McCartney’s new touring band. Ray knew he would fit the bill, transitioning easily from guitar to bass, lead to rhythm, electric to acoustic. He previously logged 14 years as guitarist and musical director with ‘ band and played with huge talents like , , …

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