7 September, 2014
HOT METRO FINDS: Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears – Sugarfoot – RIOT FEST 2014
AT THIS YEARS RIOT FEST – CHICAGO 2014
Black Joe Lewis is an American blues, funk and soul artist influenced by Howlin’ Wolfand James Brown. He formed Black Joe Lewis and The Honeybears in Austin, Texasin 2007. In March 2009, Esquire listed Black Joe Lewis and the Honeybears as one of the “Ten Bands Set to Break Out at 2009’s SXSW Festival.”
These guys are the first in the line up on Day 1 — and they sound fantastic. What a way to kick this one off….