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Feeling the Blues in Downtown Lawrenceville

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Eric Culberson

Lawrenceville and Hayes Family Dealerships are excited to host Eric Culberson Blues Band for their return to Lawrenceville”s Moonlight & Music Concert Series at the Gwinnett Historic Courthouse on Friday, July 22 at 8 p.m.

For those attending for the first time, the Eric Culberson band will knock your socks off with Texas blues guitar sounds, a style defined by the likes of Freddie King, Johnny Copeland and Albert Collins, and a whole evening ranging from the sounds of Memphis soul to Chicago blues. The band has opened for or jammed with numerous recording artists, such as Jerry Portnoy; Carey Bell, (two of Muddy Waters” harp players); Johnny Winter; Buddy Guy; John Mayall; Tony Coleman ( B.B. King band); Jimmy Dawkins; Casey Jones (Albert Collins); Eddie Kirkland; Johnny Clyde Copeland; Koko Taylor; and Etta James.

The concerts and lawn seating are free to the public, but tables for six can be rented starting at $65 by contacting the Lawrenceville Visitors Center at 678-226-2639.

Thank you to this season”s Moonlight & Music Concert Series sponsors: Hayes Family Dealerships; Metro Waterproofing; Grassroots Art Program; Georgia Council for the Arts; and Brand & Britt Insurance.

For more information on the 2011 Hayes Family Moonlight & Music Concert Series, please call 678-226-2639 or visit www.visitlawrenceville.com.