Dawn Tyler Watson
Dawn Tyler Watson is coming to Plattsburgh Blues and Jazz on Friday night 8 pm May 19th! This years winner of the International Blues Challenge as " Band of the Year" . Past winner of Canada's Maple Blues Awards for "Female Artist of the Year", nine Quebec Lys Blues Awards. She's earned the Screaming Jay Hawkins Award for Best Live Performance, a Trophées France Blues for Female International Artist of the Year, and a Canadian Folk Music Award nomination for Best Vocalist. Dawn is bringing her full band, led by the IBC "Albert King Award for Best Guitar", Ben Racine complete with a full horn section. Their style is an eclectic influence of RnB, Jazz, Soul, Gospel and Rock that pushes the boundaries of Blues into a whole new dimension. Watson's new album "Jawbreaker" landed #5 on the TOP 50 US Soul Blues Album charts!!! Dawn has played The Strand Theater with Paul Deslauriers as well as spot special appearances at past PB and J shows. A quote from Blues Revue magazine, "Watson, in a nutshell, smokes. She has a kit bag full of smooth moves, and a personality that lifts off the page." Check out this video of her in Memphis winning the IBC. https://youtu.be/sRkCXI8kOTM Do not miss this show! Get your discounted advance tickets for 15 dollars at Olive Ridleys or on line at www.plattsburghbluesandjazz.com or 18 dollars at the door.
time 8:00 pm