TOSHI PAYS TRIBUTE TO DELTA BLUES LEGENDCreated: 07/06/12 Created: 11/22/2005
Toshi Reagon joins John Hammond, Rory Block and Dave Tronzo in a concert tribute to delta country blues legend Charley Patton on February 1. Patton (1887-1934) was an acknowledged celebrity and seminal influence on musicians throughout the Delta from Howlin’ Wolf to Robert Johnson. “Blues Fallin’ Down Like Rain” - Tribute to Charley Patton will be part of the New York Guitar Festival at the Merkin Concert Hall running January 14 through February 8. Tickets are available online at Kaufman-center.org or by calling 212-501-3330.