Tuesday, March 15, 2005

Pointer to Mojo Collins concert on Saturday, from Wilburn

This Saturday, March 19, Mojo Collins will be performing for the Calliope Legends Concerts at the First Unitarian Church in Shadyside. Admission is $15.00. Mojo is a singer songwriter and does blues, southern folk, pop, classical and contemporary. He is a good storyteller and gives a very good show. He has performed with or opened shows for Fleetwood Mac, Janis Joplin and Big Brother & the Holding Company, Steve Miller, Santana, The Grateful Dead, Ike and Tina Turner, Muddy Waters, Leon Redbone, Sly and the Family Stone, Blue Cheer, The Spinners, Maurice Williams and the Zodiacs, Keith Shealy, and the incomparable Stevie Ray Vaughn. The show starts at 8:00 PM.

He will be performing live at 11:00 AM on the Saturday Light Brigade (SLB) 88.3 WRCT- FM with Larry Berger. From 2-4 he will do a workshop: “FOLK AND BLUES ROOTS” at the Church, registration is $25.00 and advanced registration required for workshop, Calliope Office - 412-432-0333.

You can sample his music at www.mojocollins.com.

Remaining Legends Concerts:

  • April 23. 2005 - Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen, Contemporary and traditional folk music; strong harmonies and energetic performances of classic story songs. www.compassrosemusic.com

  • June 4, 2005 - Rachael Allen: Original, folk, traditional folk & contemporary folk; soulful and powerful. www.lookeyhere.com

  • Or, you could go to a boxing event and witness the jolts as the grey matter squishes around in the heads of young fighters.

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