Events

Cobbler’s Coffee House with Chris Sutton

Chris Sutton – photo courtesy of Dusty Blues

January 19, 2024 8 PM in the Gun Room of the Lafayette Hotel, 101 Front St. in Marietta OH

Chris Sutton is a screamin’ and hollerin’, croonin blues and roots performer. He brings his audiences classic acoustic blues and a catalogue of originals that will blow your mind.

Chris Sutton has been playing his blues and roots songs from his home in West Virginia, around the region, and all the way to Italy, India and Nepal for the past decade. He is a talented songwriter, a powerful singer, and versatile guitar player.

He was befriended by and mentored by the late great Nat “The WV Bluesman” Reese, and was fortunate enough to play with him many times during the past decade up until his passing in 2012.

He completed his first official collection of songs at the legendary Sun Studios in Memphis TN. “The Sun Studio Recordings”, is Chris alone with his guitar playing the 18 best songs of his blues and roots catalogue and it has been very well received.

Food is served in the Hotel Lafayette Riverfront Bar & Grill until 8 pm. Beer, wine, coffee, pop & water will be available in the Gun Room during the show
Admission is $15 cash at the door or click here to purchase tickets online. Door opens at 7:30.

 

Cobbler’s Coffee House presents Austin Walkin Cane

February 23, 2024 8 PM in the Gun Room of the Lafayette Hotel, 101 Front St. in Marietta OH

“Austin Walkin’ Cane arrives bearing not only a cool blues calling card but a commanding voice and fiery Delta chops.”
The New Yorker

“If you like Muddy Waters, go see Austin Walkin Cane.” Washington Post

“That ain’t no record!! That’s a man!” – Billy Gibbons – Z.Z. TOP 

Blues Music Award Nominee (Formerly W.C. Handy Awards)
“Best New Artist Album”
 – One Heart Walkin
Blues Foundation – Memphis, TN

Damn Fine Blues! Original & classic delta blues featuring slide guitar and soulful vocals.  A blues gumbo repertoire that can conjure up the ghosts of highway 61 & the delta blues experience.  Austin Walkin’ Cane is a blues singer, songwriter and slide guitarist that performs acoustic solo, duo & electric band sets. Austin Walkin’ Cane has toured Australia, Nepal, Colombia, France, Germany, England, Wales, and the US, from New Orleans, Louisiana to Juneau, Alaska with only a guitar & suitcase in hand.

Food is served in the Hotel Lafayette Riverfront Bar & Grill until 8 pm. Beer, wine, coffee, pop & water will be available in the Gun Room during the show. Admission is $15 cash at the door or click here to purchase tickets online. Door opens at 7:30.