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Contemporary

Coco Monty Blues Guitar King

1300 225 299

22 Nov 2016, 22 Nov 2016, 23 Nov 2016

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23 Nov 2016, 24 Nov 2016, 24 Nov 2016, 25 Nov 2016, 25 Nov 2016, 26 Nov 2016, 26 Nov 2016, 27 Nov 2016, 27 Nov 2016

The Boston Globe succinctly states that Montoya’s music is hot, blistering soul. From his early days as a drummer to his current status as one of the top-drawing guitarists and vocalists on the blues-rock scene, Montoya earned his status through years of hard work and constant touring.

It all started with a chance meeting in the mid-1970s with legendary bluesman Albert Collins, who offered Montoya a gig as his drummer. Albert took an immediate liking to Montoya, becoming his mentor and teaching his new protégé the secrets of Collins icy hot style of blues guitar.

Five years later, British blues icon John Mayall happened to catch Montoya at a jam session and was blown away. Mayall recruited him as his guitarist in the legendary Bluesbreakers, and Montoya spent the next ten years touring non-stop, proving himself to be a world-class guitar master in one of the most renowned blues bands in existence.

Content: Bird's Basement

Price & booking

Cost

Type Entry cost
Alltickets
+ booking fee
$40.00 - $59.00

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Facilities:
  • Bar
  • Café
  • Car park
  • Public toilet
  • Restaurant - licensed
Accessibility:

  • Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times
  • Suitable for guests with high support needs who uses a hoist and always travel with a carer
  • Suitable for guests with a vision impairment. Attained by providing for guests with partial vision impairment or total loss of useable vision