Robbie Laws: An Uplifting Voice During Harsh Times
This is a past event. Friday, October 12, 2018 at 5:00pm 9:00pm
Zarz On First 814 S.W. First Ave., Portland, OR
Robbie Laws is one of the most decorated and in-demand blues guitarists in the Pacific Northwest. As a Hall of Fame member, Robbie has been honored with 21 Portland Cascade Blues Association Awards, nine of which were for Best Electric Guitarist; the Best Blues Act award from the Seattle-based Washington Blues Society; and the Outstanding Achievement in Blues award from the Portland Music Association.
Having played with guitar legends from Albert Collins to Ronnie Earl, Robbie is an internationally recognized Blues Guitar Master who has thrilled festival and concert audiences for over 15 years with his sheer technical prowess on the guitar, his soulful voice, impressive stage presence and likeable personality.
Laws possesses the inherent ability to authentically convey styles such as a crowd thrilling set of rockin' blues, jump swing, traditional country blues, Piedmont, Delta, early Texas and Chicago, yet is comfortable playing uptown jazz as well as progressive rock.