Roy Rogers and The Delta Rhythm Kings – Delta blues slide guitar magic
March 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm$31 – $36
General admission seating. Beer and wine at the venue. Doors at 6:30. Advance price tickets $31. Day of show price tickets $36.
Roy Rogers is considered one of the world’s preeminent master Delta slide guitarists. With over 20 recordings to his credit, Rogers has garnered 8 Grammy nominations for producing, as a recording artist, and as a songwriter. His collaborations have garnered major media accolades globally for producing critically acclaimed Grammy nominated recordings for John Lee Hooker and Ramblin’ Jack Elliott, as well as collaborations with Ray Manzarek (The Doors), Bonnie Raitt, Carlos Santana, Allan Toussaint & Sammy Hagar, among others. He is known worldwide for his searing performances that have been named a festival favorites at New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, North Sea Jazz Festival in Holland, Montreux in Switzerland, Pistoia in Italy as well as many North American festivals in Canada and the United States, having performed worldwide for more than four decades.
As a product of the San Francisco music scene, Rogers’ roots are firmly planted in the blues. Artists with whom he has performed include Bonnie Raitt, Steve Mill, and Sammy Hagar among many others. He is well known for his riveting performances with his band, the Delta Rhythm Kings, consistently stretching the boundaries of his slide guitar.
“Roy Rogers means the modern master in the art of slide guitar…His versatility with the technique is nothing short of astonishing.” ~ All Music Guide
“That’s not a slide on Roy Rogers’ pinky, it’s a time machine. With it, Rogers transports you to the Mississippi Delta’s past and future. – Guitar Player
The award winning historic Sutter Creek Theatre is an intimate 215 seat former silent film theatre with superb sound. Voted Best Indie Theatre multiple times (KCRA A-List).