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Bluesman Jerron “Blind Boy” Paxton at Next Stage

Date & Time: 
Oct 13 2017 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

Bluesman Jerron “Blind Boy” Paxton will appear
at Next Stage on Friday, October 13 at 7:30 pm.

Jerron “Blind Boy” Paxton is an American
musician from Los Angeles. A vocalist and multi-instrumentalist, Paxton’s style
draws from blues and jazz music before World War II and was influenced by Fats
Waller and “Blind” Lemon Jefferson.

The charismatic songster bluesman, reports
that he hails from an African American Jewish familiy with mixed Creole/Choctaw
Indian ancestry – transplanted Louisiana sharecroppers who moved to South
Central Los Angeles, but Jerron now lives in Queens. In other words, he is a
true American.

He is a swiftly capable multi-instrumentalist
who picks banjo and guitar, plays harmonica, piano and other instruments,
including the fiddle, his first instrument. The virtuoso is a joyous
entertainer, humorous with a smooth vernacular, dazzling with, a terrific
storyteller, exuding an affable excitement.

Tickets are $22 in advance, $25 at the door,
available online at nextstagearts.org, Turn It Up in Brattleboro, and the
Putney Food Co-op.

The newly-renovated, handicap-accessible Next
Stage is located at 15 Kimball Hill, Putney, VT.



Next Stage Arts
15 Kimball Hill
Putney, VT
United States
42° 58' 31.2996" N, 72° 31' 22.0296" W
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