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Concert on the Green: Dennis Johnson and the Mississippi Ramblers

Presented by Novato Parks, Recreation & Community Services at Novato City Hall, Novato CA

Aug 03 2019
Concert on the Green: Dennis Johnson and the Mississippi Ramblers

Rockin slide guitarist with his Roots/Blues/New Orleans-style band

Join Novato Parks & Recreation for this FREE outdoor concert series held on the Civic Green!

Beverages will be sold onsite by Rickey’s and The Speakeasy, and shaved ice will be sold by Kona Ice!

San Francisco native Dennis Johnson is one of the virtuoso slide guitar players performing today with a deep passion for preserving and innovating roots music.

Dennis and his band, the Mississippi Ramblers, deliver standout live performances of stellar roots and Americana music, rockin’ blues, and New Orleans grooves. The band brings audiences to their feet at festivals, theaters, and concert series.

Dennis has been described as a “Slide Guitar Master” by Guitar World Magazine.

Dennis Johnson’s new album, Rhythmland, was recently released to phenomenal reviews:

“Rhythmland is a modern masterpiece… done with power and an incredible degree of passion.” – Reflections in Blue Magazine.

“5 stars out of 5 …one of the best albums of the year in any genre.” –Hot Wax Magazine

“This guy is up there in the pantheon of outstanding purveyors of the slide guitar tradition.” -Blues Blast Magazine

“Slide guitar master Dennis Johnson leads us on a breathless tour …in the land of rhythm.” -Living Blues Magazine

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ADMISSION INFO

Free admission

Contact: (415) 899-8290

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Additional time info:

5:00 – 7:00 pm

LOCATION

Novato City Hall

901 Sherman Ave., Novato, CA 94945

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