Following the release of his incredible new album “Middle of the Road” the whirlwind blues-rock guitarist ERIC GALES (aka Raw Dawg) will return to the UK for an 8 date tour calling at Edinburgh, Glasgow, Newbury, Worthing, Bournemouth, Gateshead, Wolverhampton and London as well as festivals including the Grolsch Festival Germany, Tonelades and Leganes Blues Festival Spain ahead of his performance at the Ramblin’ Man Fair in Maidstone, UK as part of the collaborative extravaganza known as the SUPERSONIC BLUES MACHINE.
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The Memphis, Tennessee guitar-genius learned Hendrix riffs at the tender age of six and won his first blues-contest at age eleven.
He performed with Carlos Santana at Woodstock ’94 and contributed to rap projects Prophet Posse and Tres 6 Mafia under the name of Lil E.
He contributed to a cover of “May This Be Love” for the album Power of Soul: A Tribute to Jimi Hendrix in 2008.
He and other guitarists participated in the tribute to Jimi Hendrix, the Experience Hendrix as a touring group of musicians that included a Billy Cox, Eric Johnson, Chris Layton, Doyle Bramhall II, Brad Whitford and Mitch Mitchell (it was the last time Mitchell played a tour.]
His latest album “Middle of the Road” was released on February 24 and has received excellent reviews.
This upcoming tour is going to be an unmissable opportunity to see one of the world’s greatest guitarists up close and personal.