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An Evening with Josh Garrett and Josh Garrett Band
05/17/2018 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tickets are $20/per person. Paid in advance. Message Monica Babin Muil for payment information. THE TEXOMA BLUES GROUP HAS RESERVED THE BACK PATIO AT TUPELO FOR THIS EVENT.
Josh Garrett is a songwriter, singer and guitar player from New Roads, LA. He and his family relocated to Houma, LA when Josh was a child. Josh picked up his father’s guitar when he was 12 years old and started writing songs soon after. By age 20, Garrett was performing several times a week in Houma, LA. At age 24, he recorded his first album entitled, “Changed Man” and never looked back. Josh and his band started to travel regionally to promote his new album. In 2008, he relocated to Nashville, TN. While there, he recorded his second album, “Live on Printer’s Alley” – a double album released Nov 2009. In 2010, Josh returned home to Louisiana and began work on his third album. “String of Problems”, released Aug 2011, hit #1 on the Roots Music Louisiana Blues Charts, and hit the #1 Spot two weeks in a row on American Blues Scene “Blues Top Five”. While continuing to tour nationally and promote his unique brand of Louisiana blues, roots and soul, Garrett recorded his latest album “Honey For My Queen”.
“Josh is our next generation with an old soul and he’s playing it with his heart. That’s what we need more of today.” -KENNY NEAL
“Josh Garrett is a young triple threat bluesman, with a winning combination of unique Cajun flavor guitar work, soulful vocals, and a killer band. I am honored to perform with him.” -JIMMY HALL
“Not only is [Josh Garrett] an amazing musician, he’s an excellent performer. He’s charismatic, fun, and really knows how to work for the crowd. If you go to see Josh Garrett and the Bottom Line you will definitely have an amazing time, especially if you love the blues.” -TODAY.COM
“There is only one band between here and New Orleans who can mix Blues with jazz, reggae with rock, and country with funk and soul to produce something alive and completely new.” -GRAPEVINE