Chicago Blues Cruise are:
Peer Steen Mortensen, vocal/guitar
Michael Meyer, piano/organ
Jakob Heiberg, guitar
Rune Winkel Josephsen, bass
Jørgen Emerek, drums
In cooperation with The Horn Section
The ingredients are:
We play Chicago Blues by Otis Rush, Albert King,
B.B. King, Buddy Guy, Muddy Waters. Texas Blues by Freddie King, Albert Collins, Stevie Ray Vaughan and
T-Bone Walker as well as Vocal Jazz/Philly Soul by Lou Rawls, West coast Blues by Percy Mayfield and finally Soul Blues/Motown Soul by Johnny Adams and Wilson Pickett among others.
Chicago Blues Cruise was established in 1997 as a 5-piece blues band with the traditional rhythm section, piano, and vocal.
After some replacement, new material was practiced and in October 2001 we decided to cooperate with The Horn Section.
Chicago Blues Cruise has played in many contexts and for a variety of events, here's a selection:
Rødovre Culture Night
Nyborg Strand Hotel
Lyngby Culture Night
U.S. Embassy's Independence Day Celebration
The American Ambassador's residence Rydhave
Mojo Blues Bar
Copenhagen Blues Festival
Valby Culture House
Copenhagen Marriott Hotel
American Election night 2008
Per Aarsleff A/S
Café Espersen, Dragør
Restaurant Vigen, Roskilde
Private parties, birthdays, and weddings.
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