Miami-raised Albert Castiglia served an apprenticeship while backing legendary blues musician Junior Wells. He later went on to work with Atlanta's “Empress of The Blues”, singer Sandra Hall. Never content to allow himself to be conﬁned to any particular category, he embarked on a solo career that’s yielded many critically-acclaimed albums and consist kudos for his exceptional instrumental prowess, his searing vocals, and live performances that have dazzled audiences from coast to coast. It’s little wonder that Miami’s New Times lauded Albert Castiglia as South Florida’s “Best Blues Guitarist” or that USA Today was inspired to remark “It's a revelation to discover the thrilling retro-electric blues from this astonishing young guitarist.” M Music & Musicians once noted, “His back-to-basics approach follows in the footsteps of those who fostered the blues in the Mississippi Delta and the smoky late-night haunts of Chicago.” After the highly successful and critically acclaimed release of “Masterpiece" on Gulf Coast Records, Castiglia was nominated for two Blues Music Awards in the categories of Blues Rock Album of the Year and Blues Rock Artist of the Year and won Blues Rock Album of the Year.
Opener: JoJo Stockton
Roanoke Bluesman JoJo “no pick” Stockton brings his unique playing style and original tunes to the show! Stockton has opened for such artist as Adrian Crutchfield, Cedrick burnside, Delbert McClinton and Rueben Studdard to name a few
Thursday, November 9th 2023
Doors 7:00 | Show 7:30
$15 in Advance | $20 Day of Show