Join us when the one and only John Popper of Blues Traveler visits The 120 Tavern & Music Hall on Friday, February 27th with Whiskey Bent! $15 Advance/$20 Door - Tickets On Sale Now At: http://www.ticketweb.com/t3/sale/SaleEventDetail?dispatch=loadSelectionData&eventId=5518675&pl=jsment John Popper is an American musician and songwriter. He is most famous for his role as frontman of rock band Blues Traveler performing harmonica, guitar and vocals. He is widely considered a harmonica virtuoso, and is listed by harmonica manufacturer Hohner as a “Featured Artist”, an accolade reserved for only the best and most successful harmonica players. The Grammy Award for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal in 1996 was awarded to “Run-Around”, a song that Popper composed. The album “Four” also won a Grammy. Popper has co-written songs with Trey Anastasio, Warren Haynes, Chris Barron and Jonny Lang. He also frequently appears as a guest performer with musicians both famous and obscure, from a diverse variety of gengres. He has performed with, among others, jam bands Spin Doctors, Dave Matthews Band, Phish and most recently, The Allman Brothers Band in 2009; bluesmen Eric Clapton and B.B. King; singer-songwriters Jason Mraz and John Mayer; saxophonist Karl Denson; San Francisco’s Culann’s Hounds; heavy metal band Metallica; rock trio ZO2 and even with the Hungarian Ambassador to the United States, Andras Simonyi. He has just released a new album titled “Suzie Cracks the Whip” with Blues Traveler and will crank up the 2015 tour this spring.
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