* Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio

November 6, 2019 @ 8:00 pm
Blues Alley
1073 Wisconsin Ave NW
DC 20007
$25 (Plus $12 Minimum and $5 Fees)

Soul-jazz revivalist Delvon Lamarr is determined to put the “soul” back into soul jazz. Lamarr’s vision of the music more directly draws on influences like Curtis Mayfield, Al Green and James Brown, which is hemmed by workhorse guitarist Jimmy James. He plays the Hammond B-3 organ lightly on solos, letting his fingers dance across the keys like Mr. Brown’s feet across a stage, but knows how to sink in and soak up the big choruses. Two separate sets at 8 and 10 p.m.



Jackson Sinnenberg

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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.

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