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Harlem Blues Project specializes in soulful New York blues with a twist! The band features blues masters Jerry Dugger, Junior Mack, Saron Crenshaw, and Barry Harrison.

Jerry was raised in Harlem and caught the music bug early in life. A fateful walk through Washington Square Park found him being introduced to the New York City Blues scene by way of the now infamous Dan Lynch Blues Bar. Jerry spent the next thirteen years learning to play Bass and sing, while also hosting the Saturday and Sunday Blues Jams. There Jerry Shared his stage with Stevie Ray Vaughan, Johnny Copeland, James Cotton and many more Blues Artists. His Bass baritone voice and thunderous bass playing have earned him a place in New York's Blues Hall of Fame. Jerry's band "The Dugger Brothers" are a staple on the New York City Blues scene.

SaRon is an extremely talented guitarist who travels the country playing Blues, Rhythm and Blues and Jazz, he has been inspired by some of the greatest singers and players of all time, B.B. King, Albert King, Albert Collins, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Buddy Guy to name a few. SaRon plays a Gibson "Lucille" model guitar signed by B.B. King himself. He is a powerful entertainer and is never afraid to take his performance straight into the audience. He has shared stages with talented recording artists such as Denise Lasalle, Bobby Rush, And Tyrone Davis.

Influenced by Duane Allman, Dickey Betts, Jan Akkerman, and Wes Montgomery, Junior Mack deftly displays these influences, although the foundation of his playing lies in the soulfulness of Gospel and Blues. An opportunity to play for the late Pops Staples and the encouraging reaction from both Pops and Mavis Staples was the first in a chain of events that drove Mack to present his interpretation of the blues to a wider audience. He has sat in or worked with The Allman Brothers Band, Derek Trucks, Robert Randolph, Dickey Betts, and Honeyboy Edwards. He has also recorded an excellent CD, Live Adventures.

Drummer Barry Harrison spent five and a half years with the legendary Johnny Copeland, and after his passing, Harrison went on to spend six years working with his daughter, Shemekia Copeland. He has also worked with Sonny Rhodes, Eddie Kirkland, Phil Guy, and Lonnie Shields.

Harlem Blues Project Myspace Page
Harlem Blues Project Facebook Page
Jerry Dugger Website
Junior Mack Website
Saron Crenshaw Website
Barry Harrison Myspace Page

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NYC's Best Live Blues Band
THE THREE KINGS Tribute: FREDDIE, ALBERT and B.B. Performed By
THE HARLEM BLUES PROJECT
Featuring The B.B. King Blues Club All*Stars
JERRY DUGGER - bass & vocals
JUNIOR MACK - guitar & vocals
BARRY HARRISON - drums & vocals
And a revolving cast of NYC's finest blues musicians:
BILL SIMS JR., MICHAEL HILL, IRVING LOUIS LATTIN & SOLOMON HICKS
January 2, 2013
Showtime @ 8pm
Doors Open @ 6pm
Tickets $20 in advance, $25 day of show
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