James ‘SUPERHARP’ Cotton

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Start Date: Sep 21 2012
Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 8 pm



Between his huge, blast-furnace sound, his larger-than-life personality, and his massive frame, Grammy Award-winning blues harmonica master James “Mr. Superharp” Cotton is a blues giant in every respect. Cotton has recorded almost 30 solo albums. The New York Daily News calls Cotton “the greatest living blues harmonica player.” The New York Times adds, “Cotton helped define modern blues harmonica with his moaning, wrenching phrases and his train-whistle wails.”

‘We’re talkin about the blues, loud and fast and getting down dirty,
we’re talkin about James Cotton’Harp-Player extraordinaire’
‘ New York Daily News.

Tickets: $49, $39, $29