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Award-winning guitarist, Ron LoCurto, brings his Buffalo-born style of jazz-rock fusion to Nashville, TN.
Being backed up by some of Nashville’s finest . . . DAVID NORTHRUP (John Waite, Shane Theriot, Travis Tritt, The Disco Biscuits) on drums and RANDY SMITH ( Larry Carlton, Trisha Yearwood, Lee Ann Womack, Kid Rock, John Hiatt) on bass.
Ron LoCurto has been honored twice as a finalist in the North American Rock Guitar Competition, taking second place in 2006. He was also one of ten guitarists worldwide to be chosen in 2006 for Guitar Player Magazine’s “Guitar Hero” competition in San Francisco, playing for a panel of judges made up of several guitar greats including Joe Satriani and Steve Lukather. He was honored at The 2009 Buffalo Music Awards with the title of “Best Original Guitarist.”
Playing over 250 shows last year, LoCurto is as comfortable in the studio as he is on stage. He has recorded and/or performed with: Caitlin Koch (American Idol / X-Factor) Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter, Tonemah Grammy-nominated keyboardist, Joseph Wooten (Steve Miller / Wooten Brothers) Avant Garde drummer Bobby Previte Detroit-based singer/songwriter Sista Otis Living With The Past (National Jethro Tull Tribute Band)
Joining us also for a tweener, will be Americana-Jazz Duo, TIM & MYLES THOMPSON… Featuring International Fingerstyle Guitar Champion, Tim Thompson and his son, Myles Thompson on violin. www.timthompsonguitar.com
This is going to be a killer show for anyone who loves great guitar, incredible musicianship, and genre-bending diversity.
Visit www.douglascorner.com for more information about the venue.