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JD Simo with special guest Matt Join

  • February 20, 2019
  • 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM
  • Location: Graduate Athens
  • Host: The Foundry
  • 295 E. Dougherty St. 
  • Athens, GA
  • Phone: 706-549-7020
  • Price: General Admission: $10 adv / $13 day of showReserved Table for 2: $40Reserved Table for 4: $80
  • Time: From: 05:00 PM to 10:00 PM

 On his new and first solo record, the soon to be released, OFF AT 11, recording artist and Chicago native now Nashvillian, JD SIMO wants you to know that above all things, what matters most to him is that music should be honest. The gifted artist more than offers this in a psychedelic, free-flowing, dynamic soundscape that exemplifies just that… Honesty.

Acid rock, traditional blues, folk, soul, free form jazz, and the never ceasing desire to improvise pulses from this collection in a mind bending, kaleidoscope of sound, energy and vibe. NPR said, “Nashville blues trio SIMO sounds as if it comes to us straight from 1968.” And Rolling Stone lauded, “J. D. Simo spins soulful psychedelic blues rock with an improvisational bent reminiscent of the Grateful Dead and Stevie Ray Vaughan. Though he’s been performing in bands since his teenage years, [he] has begun to get national attention….”

- 18+ Show -

Doors at 5pm

Matt Joiner at 7pm

JD Simo at 8pm

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Graduate Athens
295 E. Dougherty St.