Grammy-winning Keb’ Mo’ Band to perform at the Clarion on Dec. 2

Grammy-winning Keb’ Mo’ Band to perform at the Clarion on Dec. 2

Thu Feb 2, 2017

Three-time Grammy Award winner and visionary roots-music storyteller Keb’ Mo’ and his band will ring in the holiday season with a performance at The Clarion at Brazosport College in Lake Jackson.

Taking the stage at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 2, the Keb’ Mo’ Band will present an unforgettable night of blues and holiday cheer.

The Keb’ Mo’ Band’s combination of masterful, anecdotal writing skills, distinctive guitar versatility and rich, resonant, blues-soaked vocals are a testament to Keb’ Mo’s longevity as a singer/songwriter. Every song tells a story and every story reminds us why he is one of the most versatile and engaging musical raconteurs on today’s roots, rock and blues scene.

During his career, Keb’ Mo’ has garnered three Grammy awards and a producer/engineer/artist Grammy Certificate for his track on the 2001 Country Album of the Year, “Hank Williams Tribute – Timeless.” He has received eight additional Grammy nominations, including Country Song of the Year for “I Hope,” co-written with The Dixie Chicks, and three alone for his 2014 release, “BLUESAmericana,” which includes Americana Album of the Year.

Keb’ also has been awarded 11 Blues Foundation Awards and six BMI Awards, five of which are from his theme song for the hit television show, “Mike and Molly.” The list of artist collaborations comprises a veritable Who’s Who in the music industry and includes Bonnie Raitt, Vince Gill, Amy Grant, Jackson Browne, Natalie Cole, Lyle Lovett, Melissa Manchester, Timothy B. Schmit, Marcus Miller and many more. His songs have been recorded by B.B. King, Joe Cocker, Buddy Guy, Solomon Burke, Robert Palmer and Zac Brown Band.

The Dec. 2 show is sponsored by BASF Corporation.

Tickets for the show are $65 for adults, $60 for seniors and Brazosport College employees, and $40 for students and children.

For more information or to purchase tickets, contact the Clarion Box Office at (979) 230-3156 or online at www.brazosport.edu/clarion.