Internationally acclaimed London bluesman Papa George is admired on the UK blues circuit as an extremely well respected musician. Since the mid-70s Papa George has forged a reputation for stunning performances on the blues circuits and festivals and now he and his band return to the stage at the Electric Palace.
This London based band always deliver a night of true, passionate blues. As well as playing originals, they include a range of classic blues covers including material from the great blues artists.
With over 30 years of extensive live performance, Papa George and his band continue to play and sing the blues with true passion, heart and soul, presenting the best of today’s UK blues with rockin’ attitude and enjoyment.
Papa George is recognized by an American Heritage International Organisation as a ‘Master Blues Artist’, and was inducted into the ‘Blues Hall Of Fame’ in February 2013. At the Euro Blues Awards 2014, Papa George was a nominated finalist in the solo category and in 2016 he was recognized as a British Blues Great from the British Blues Awards.
“a powerful Deep Blues player...a spectacular blues artist. He’s got power and nuance, he’s a master entertainer and pure player
Muddy Waters guitarist, Bob Margolin