Hear contemporary, southern tinged piano blues, Americana, rock, funk and soul. Inspiring songwriting and lyrics that speak of peace, hope and unity. Plus relationship stories, ghosts of the past, overcoming adversity, addiction, and straight up party blues. SMB's passionate performances. The Scottie Miller Band appears at the State Theatre on Sat., April 14. Sponsored by Crossings at Carnegie.
Singer-songwriter, pianist Scottie Miller has been inducted into the Minnesota Blues Hall of Fame for his contributions to blues music and heritage with his instructional book and CD titled "Rock Keyboards" published by Hal Leonard. He founded the Scottie Miller Band in 2000’, and has just released his tenth CD. He has also been the touring keyboardist for three-time Grammy nominated singer Ruthie Foster (Blue Corn Records) since 2008. He is featured on her Blues Music Award winning CD/DVD "Live At Antone’s.” Scottie met Ruthie while on tour as the keyboardist for Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame legend Bo Diddley. Scottie’s original brand of music is steeped in blues, and covers a wide pallet of styles including Barrelhouse Piano Blues, rock, funk, soul, jazz, classical, americana and singer-songwriter.
Tickets are $20 in advance and $24 at the door, available through Crossings. To reserve tickets, visit www.crossingsatcarnegie.com, call 507-732- 7616 or stop in to Crossings at 320 East Avenue in Zumbrota.