Josh White Jr.

When: Fri., Aug. 21, 8 p.m. 2015

Josh White Jr. is considered by many to be a living local treasure, his roots in blues and folk dating back to his late father & Civil Rights activist, Josh White’s encounters with mythologized figures such as Leadbelly, Bojangles, Billie Holiday, and Nina Simone. He will play pieces off his latest album, Tuning for the Blues, which is a back-to-basics effort that demonstrates White’s mastery of blues guitar, jazz vocals, and rich storytelling.

Price: $20