Monday, 25 July 2011

Gregory Porter's Amy Winehouse tribute tonight


Grammy-Nominated Gregory Porter Plays Blue Note Tonight, Performs Tribute To Amy Winehouse   

Gregory Porter

Grammy-nominated Gregory Porter performs at the Blue Note tonight filling in for Mitch Winehouse who had to canceled due to the unexpected news of his daughter, Amy Winehouse's, passing. We at Motéma are deeply saddened by the loss of this truly bright talent. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Winehouse family during this difficult time. 

In memory of the singer's untimely passing, Porter will perform a special tribute to Amy Winehouse during his set. Please join Porter in remembering Winehouse with a night of jazz/soul music, including songs from his debut album Water. Set times are at 8:00 and 10:30.  
  
Born in Los Angeles, raised in Bakersfield, and now living in the Bedford-Stuyvesant area of Brooklyn, Gregory Porter has made the world his musical home. A frequent guest performer with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, Porter also maintains a long-standing residency at Harlem's venerable Smoke Jazz Club, and has been touring internationally all summer including stops in Austria, the Netherlands and the UK. Porter received a Grammy nomination for his 2010 debut recording,Water.      

The Blue Note is located at 131 West 3rd Street.
Tickets are $10.00 for the bar $15.00 for a table.  
Set times are at 8:00 and 10:30.

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