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Sonny Landreth

Sonny Landreth

Wed, Apr 6 2022 - 8pm

Presented by DSP Shows

$30 Adv. / $35 DOS

Music Hall Doors Open at 7pm

16+ unless accompanied by parent or legal guardian.

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The Sonny Landreth show at Gateway City Arts has been postponed to Wednesday, April 6th, 2022.  All tickets will be honored for the new date.  If you have any questions or concerns please contact us at info@dspshows.com

For the safety of our artists, venue staff and our community as a whole we will be requiring proof of vaccination for admittance to all shows at Gateway City Arts until further notice. Results from a negative COVID test will NOT be accepted for entry. In addition, masks are required to be worn at all times while at the venue. You may pull your mask down when eating or drinking only.

Please bring your vaccination card, or a photo of it, along with a corresponding state or federal ID for entry.

We encourage anyone who has yet to be vaccinated to get their shots as soon as possible.

General admission seated.

Dine at GCA! Judd’s Bar & Restaurant is open Wednesday through Saturday from 5pm to 10pm. Small bites are available during all concerts at The Famous Cafe starting at 7pm.

The Grammy-nominated King of Slydeco comes to Holyoke!

About Sonny Landreth

Louisiana slide guitar icon Sonny Landreth latest album, Blacktop Run, follows his previous Grammy nominated album ‘Recorded Live In Lafayette’ (2017) and his back to back Blues Music Awards for Best Guitarist and Best Blues Album for ‘Bound by the Blues’ (2015).

His groundbreaking work has long mixed familiarity with experimentation, and his latest ten song collection stretches from hard edged electric instrumentals to wistful acoustic ballads. The project’s range is the fruit of a renewed collaboration. Producer RS Field who helmed Landreth’s trio of breakout albums joined the six stringer and co producer Tony Daigle to finish the record.

‘His brilliance and creative energy recharged us,’ Landreth said of reuniting with Field. Most of the tracks were recorded live at famed Dockside Studios on the Vermilion River south of Lafayette, LA. ‘We came up with new and better ideas, and that’s what you want,’ he added. It couldn’t have gone better.’

After two Grammy nominations, multiple appearances at Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival and wide ranging acclaim from fellow players and fans worldwide, Landreth is looking forward to playing the new material live. ‘It’s all about telling the story,’ Landreth says, ‘and as long as I can find my way up that path, I’m all in.’ As the songwriter’s narrator sings in the title number of Blacktop Run, ‘A new day is dawning and I have never felt so alive.’