- Date / Time: 06/19/2015 : 9:00 PM
- Location: The BFlat Bar
- Address: The BFlat Bar, Indiranagar,Bangalore,Karnataka,India
- Entry: Rs. 400
The BFlat Bar pays tribute to legendary Blues musician, the late B.B King. The world has lost one of the most influential blues musicians of all time, who earned the nickname “The King of the Blues”.
The evening will feature an eclectic group of Bangalore’s senior musicians coming together to pay tribute to the King. They will perform an extended set of several of B.B King’s best known compositions. B.B King was known for his collaborations. In the true spirit of how he worked with diverse musicians, our local musicians will collaborate with each other and celebrate the legacy of B.B King. You do NOT want to miss this very special evening with an ALL STAR ENSEMBLE of musicians.
ABOUT B.B KING & THE PERFORMING ARTISTES
Riley B. King (September 16, 1925 May 14, 2015), known by his stage name B.B. King, was an American blues singer, songwriter, and guitarist. King was known for performing tirelessly throughout his musical career, appearing at more than 200 concerts per year on average when he was well into his seventies. King died at the age of 89 in Las Vegas, Nevada, on May 14, 2015.
The line up for the evening will include a core band : Ananth Menon – vocals/ guitar, Sylvester Pradeep – vocals/ guitar, Snehal Pinto – Bass guitar, Joel Rosario – Drums, Viraaj Arora – Keyboard
They will feature an ALL STAR ENSEMBLE of special guests, among whom are some of Bangalore’s premier solo and band artistes:
KONARAK REDDY (GUITAR)
BRUCE LEE MANI (VOCALS/GUITAR)
SANJAY CHANDRAKANTH (GUITAR)
RANJIT DAVID SAMUEL (GUITAR)
VASUDEV PRABHU (HARMONICA)
MARK LAZARO (VOCALS)
SUNEETA RAO (VOCALS)
ARATI RAO (VOCALS)
SHAAPLA SEN (VOCALS)
MAHESH RAGHUNANDAN (VOCALS/GUITAR)