Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Little Mike and the Tornadoes' New Release with Zora Young - Hitting High on the Charts!

Little Mike and the Tornadoes

You can catch this great CD being spun on the
best blues programs worldwide or you 
can get your very own directly from the 
man himself at one of his shows!

Zora Young was born on January 21st, 1948 in West Point, MS. Her family moved to Chicago when she was 7. Over the Zora Young was born on January 21st, 1948 in West Point, MS. Her family moved to Chicago when she was 7. Over the course of her career she has become a mainstay on the Chicago blues scene where she has performed with many of the biggest stars of Chicago royalty. Zora is also a regular at the Chicago Blues Festival and a frequent headliner in both European and American Blues Festivals. Her soul-drenched voice is easily recognizable to any blues fans. On this Blues CD, she is backed by New York City stalwarts, Little Mike and the Tornadoes.

After touring and recording with Pinetop Perkins, Hubert Sumlin, Louis Meyers, Jimmy Rogers, Roscoe Gordon and Big Daddy Kinsey all throughout the eighties, Little Mike and the Tornadoes started recording and releasing successful recordings on their own. It was only natural that 25 years later old friends got together for a collaboration of this sort.

Zora Young: vocals
Michael Markowitz: harmonica
Tony O Melio: guitar
Robert Piazza: drums
Rick Johnson: saxophone
Gary Smith: trumpet

Little Mike & The Tornadoes
Get the new CD in person!

Nov 6: Tioga Town Center - Gainesville
Nov 7: Seminole Harley Davidson - Sanford
Nov 8: Seminole Harley Davidson - Sanford
Nov 13, 14: Tall Paul's - Gainesville
Nov 15: Seminole Harley Davidson - Sanford
Nov 20: McCalls Tavern - The Villages
Nov 21: Great Outdoors - High Springs
Nov 28: The Alley - Sanford
Dec 4, 5: A1A Ale Works, St. Augustine
Dec 6: Lake Shore Bar, Jacksonville
Dec 11: Tall Pauls, Gainesville
Dec 18: McCalls, The Villages
Dec 19: Great Out Doors, High Springs
Dec 26: Ragtime Tavern, Atlantic Beach
Jan 1, 2: Mangrove Mama's, Summerland Key

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