* Bill Heid

When:
November 2, 2019 @ 6:30 pm
2019-11-02T18:30:00-04:00
2019-11-02T18:45:00-04:00
Where:
Jojo Restaurant & Bar
1518 U St NW
Washington
DC 20009
Cost:
Free

Bill Heid, maybe the most prominent master of the Hammond B3 in Washington, D.C., boasts a storied resume that includes stints with jazz and blues icons like Sonny Stitt, Muddy Waters, John Lee Hooker and David “Fathead” Newman. That all comes out in his playing; he’s a sharp soloist but can lay into a stroll a groove like few others. Even when the band goes into double time, he strolls a long the keys at an unhurried, buoyant pace that just lifts the whole number.

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Jackson Sinnenberg is an Associate Producer for SiriusXM and a freelance writer. His work has appeared in the JazzTimes. NPR Music, NPR.org, the Washington City Paper and On Tap Magazine and the blog of Smithsonian Folkways Records. He previously covered the city’s music scene for WGTB, Georgetown University’s radio station, where he was a show host, writer, and columnist. He graduated from Georgetown with a bachelor’s degree in American Musical Culture. Read him at sinnenbergmusic.com. Follow him at @sinnenbergmusic.