Calendar

Sep
6
Sat
George McConnell live at the Hill Country Records’ “Writers in the Round” Showcase @ Duling Hall
Sep 6 @ 9:00 pm – Sep 7 @ 1:00 am

George McConnell will be live at Hill Country Records‘ Showcase at Duling Hall in Jackson, Mississippi on Saturday, September 6, 2014. Other featured artists include Jim Ellis, Tate Moore, Cary Hudson, Ron Etheridge, Tyler Keith, Carl Massengale, Holy Ghost Electric Show, and Sleeping Bulls.

For more information please visit http://www.HillCountryRecords.com

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Jun
16
Fri
Kudzu Kings (with George McConnell) 6/16 at Chickie Wah Wah in New Orleans, Louisiana @ Chickie Wah Wah
Jun 16 @ 10:00 pm – 11:45 pm

Friday, June 16, 2017
Kudzu Kings (with George McConnell) plus special guest: Cary Hudson
Chickie Wah Wah in New Orleans, Louisiana

Jun
24
Sat
George McConnell solo acoustic 6/24 at Chickie Wah Wah in New Orleans, Louisiana @ Chickie Wah Wah
Jun 24 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Friday, June 24, 2017
George McConnell solo acoustic opening up for Joe Ely
Chickie Wah Wah in New Orleans, Louisiana

Sep
15
Fri
George McConnell solo acoustic show at Chickie Wah Wah in New Orleans – September 15, 2017 – opening for Joe Ely and Tomi Lunsford @ Chickie Wah Wah
Sep 15 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
George McConnell solo acoustic show at Chickie Wah Wah in New Orleans - September 15, 2017 - opening for Joe Ely and Tomi Lunsford @ Chickie Wah Wah

 In the rock’n’roll era, the vast spaces of west Texas have been filled with great music.

Joe Ely stands in a tradition born out on these gritty plains.

George McConnell is an American guitarist from Vicksburg, Mississippi who played for Widespread Panic, Kudzu Kings, and Beanland. McConnell co-founded Beanland in Oxford, Mississippi in 1985 with guitarist Bill McCrory and toured extensively, mainly around the south and southwest, playing blues-oriented rock as part of the nascent early-90’s jamband renaissance. In 2002, following Widespread Panic guitarist Michael Houser’s diagnosis of pancreatic cancer, McConnell and saxophone player Randall Bramblett were asked to accompany Widespread Panic on the band’s summer tour. McConnell was named as the new lead guitarist in the band following Houser’s death…

Tomi Lunsford is a country-jazz singer from Nashville, Tennessee who has performed and recorded with David Olney, David Ball, Tom House, the late Steve Runkle, and the late Walter Hyatt, among others. Her career began with a band called “The Lunsfords,” headed by her father, Jim Lunsford, and two of her sisters, Nancy and Teresa Lunsford. Born in Asheville, NC.

Kudzu Kings with George McConnell on guitar at Tipitina’s in New Orleans – September 15, 2017 @ Tipitina's
Sep 15 @ 11:00 pm – Sep 16 @ 2:00 am
Kudzu Kings with George McConnell on guitar at Tipitina's in New Orleans - September 15, 2017 @ Tipitina's

– AGES 18+
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– General Admission / Standing Room Only
** The Box Office is open 10am to 5pm Mon-Fri **
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– No Professional Cameras or Rigs (Cameras with Removable Lenses)
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