Jorma's Big 75th B-Day Bash w/ Hot Tuna!
Jorma Kaukonen's big birthday bash at The Beacon in New York is fast approaching on November 20th and 21st! Two nights of Hot Tuna performances celebrating Jorma will feature an army of musical talent on stage during the two nights celebrating Jorma's career.
Below are the details regarding the two nights of unforgettable rock 'n' roll!
Friday November 20 – Fans will have an opportunity to experience the best of both Hot Tuna worlds – Acoustic Hot Tuna will open the show and a blazing Electric Hot Tuna set will close out the night. Jorma Kaukonen and Jack Casady, the raw core, will get the party started performing fan treasures with special guest John Hammond joining them on harmonica. Then drummer Justin Guip will turn up the volume for an Electric Hot Tuna Trio experience to finish the first set.
The second half of Friday night will be Tuna evolved, a full Electric Hot Tuna set with drummer Justin Guip and “the first couple of Americana" (Mojo), Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams!
“Passionate, eloquent, and spilling over with regal harmonies,” says (Uncut) of the recently released Red House Records Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams CD. And they are right! Larry and Teresa add a depth and dimension to the Electric Hot Tuna band sound that soars off the stage.
Saturday, November 21 – It’s hard driving rock and roll with Electric Hot Tuna! Jorma & Jack, with Justin, Larry, Teresa, and a myriad of surprise guests who will perform songs and styles celebrating Jorma's 75 years, from the current day back to Jefferson Airplane’s music.