Tentatively classified by Hawkins in the blues or rhythm and blues category, the band is comprised of seasoned musicians from Galesburg to Iowa City. Keyboard player and vocalist Manny Lopez III plays with his father Manny Lopez’s big band and his own projects. Drummer Jamie Hopkins plays with the band Minus Six and guitarist and vocalist Ian Johnson also plays in Hawkins’ other group, Jansson Five.
Mercury Cafe presents
Blues Dance with Curtis Hawkins Blues Band
Tuesday, March 19 at 8:30 pm