With 5 Grammy Awards, 15 nominations, millions of record sales worldwide and thousands of sold out performances, iconic blues guitarist, Robert Cray rocks the Jo Long stage of the Carver Community Cultural Center on Saturday, Nov. 7 Considered one of the greatest guitarists and credited for reinventing the blues with his distinct razor sharp style of guitar playing, Cray was inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame in 2011.
Written by Kris_Serold on Jan 30 2014 - 10:42am
On Monday, Feb. 10, join Frank Christopher for an exclusive screening of his documentary, a national project telling stories of communities creating green solutions for our water blues – featuring San Antonio and the region, followed by a panel discussion. Christopher, who will moderate the panel discission, is an award-winning public television documentarian. His work has garnered the highest recognition including an Academy Award nomination for best feature-length documentary and six Emmy Awards.
Written by Antonio Rodriguez on Aug 12 2012 - 3:08pm
The two day festival will feature Jazz, Blues, R&B and Soul musicians, a hair show from stylists and barbers from across Texas and food and drink vendors. The O'Jays, The S.O.S band and Con Funk Shun will headline. A portion of the proceeds will go to support local HIV and AIDS organizations, including San Antonio AIDS Foundation and Project Hope. $25 for single day ticket and $35 for both days. VIP seating is available.