Tag Archives: Harrah’s Lake Tahoe

Steve Freund

Steve Freund appears at Harrah’s Tuesday Night Winter Blues with the Buddy Emmer Blues Band. The free show is from 8 p.m. until about 11:30 p.m. He cut almost 50 records and toured extensively with Sunnyland Slim, James Cotton, Boz Skaggs and Koko Taylor. “If you want to play blues it’s not just learning the notes and the chords,” Freund ...

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Alastair Greene

Tahoe Onstage

Alastair Greene makes his second appearance at Harrah’s Tuesday Night Blues on Nov. 21. Fresh off a seven-year run with the Alan Parsons Project, Alastair Greene will be supported by the Buddy Emmer Blues Band. A versatile musician, Greene is moving back into the blues-rock realm that he fell for when he started playing guitar as a teenager. “It’s time ...

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Matty T at Harrah’s Tuesday Night Blues

Matty T Taynton joins the Buddy Emmer Blues Band in Tahoe onstage for the weekly show in Stateline. Harrah’s Tuesday Night Summer Blues is held from 8 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Taynton is a veteran bluesman from Vacaville and the owner of Tweed Hut Music. “I guess that’s what I am, a gunslinger with a six-string,” Taynton said. “I own ...

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Tony Ghiglieri

Reno’s Tony Ghiglieri makes his third Harrah’s Tuesday Night Blues appearance with the Buddy Emmer Blues Band. The first of three sets begins at 8 p.m. It’s a free weekly show on the casino floor.  

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Rockin Johnny Burgin

Chicago bluesman Rockin Johnny Burgin plays for the second time at Harrah’s Lake Tahoe’s Tuesday Night Blues. Rockin Johnny Burgin is one of the hardest touring and well recognized traditional Chicago blues guitarists and singers today.  Since his start in the 90s on Chicago’s West Side with blues singer Taildragger, he has become a leading blues attraction throughout the United ...

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Richie Blue

Richie Blue’s motto is “There’s no bar too far,” which is a good thing because the guitarist from Fresno will travel all the way to Harrah’s Lake Tahoe for Tuesday Night Blues with the Buddy Emmer Blues Band. Blue’s blistering guitar playing and heart and soul vocals have taken him to his current status as one of the top drawing ...

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Jeff Watson at Harrah’s Tuesday Night Blues

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Jeff Watson is the featured artist at Harrah’s Tuesday Night Blues,  8 p.m. until midnight, hosted by the Buddy Emmer Blues Band. Sacramento hasn’t produced a whole lot of rock guitarists, but it has two who go by the name Jeff Watson. The better-known Jeff Watson is a founding member of the band Night Ranger. “If I had a quarter ...

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AC Myles

Bay Area bluesman and Greaseland Studio recording artist AC Myles plays for the third time at Harrah’s Tuesday Night Blues, with the Buddy Emmer Blues Band. In addition to fronting his own band, Myles has been a sideman for John Nemeth and Fillmore Slim.

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