September 13, 2018
THURSDAY | September 13, 2018 | Music Night at Bogies | Griff Hamlin & The Circle City Horns (cover $15)
Griff Hamlin & The Circle City Horns, a 7-piece, powerhouse, horn-driven, BIG-FUN-BLUES-BAND, is lead by Blues Guitar Unleashed creator Griff Hamlin and is based out of Corona, CA. In addition to playing various clubs, including The House of Blues, Arcadia Blues Club and the Hip Kitty, the band spent nearly 3 years as a regular on the ESPN Zone stage inside the Downtown Disney District in Anaheim, CA. In 2013, Griff and the band were invited to perform alongside Eric Johnson, Wanda King and Billy Cox at the Allen City Texas Blues Festival, bringing the audience to their feet. Griff was also a special guest at both the 2015 and 2016 Tacoma Guitar Festival at the Tacoma Dome in Washington, and the band is booked to return in 2019. Most recently, GH & CCH brought the house down at the 2017 Mammoth Festival of Beers and Bluesapalooza in Mammoth Lakes, CA.
Griff Hamlin’s fiery brand of blues if full of soul and spirit that will bend your understanding of what “The Blues” can be. The camaraderie on stage is contagious, the vocals are gritty, the horns are fierce and the solos...you have to hear to believe. If you like SRV, Jeff Healey, Joe Bonamassa, Freddie King and BB King, you’ll LOVE what this band can do.