James Hinkle , G.T. Moore , Ed DE Smul
Gerald Thomas "G.T." Moore is an English singer, composer and multi-instrumentalist with a recording career that stretches back to the early seventies. His band the “Reggae Guitars” were the first white group to seriously attempt an authentic reggae sound.
Recording and performing with numerous acclaimed artists as : Lee 'Scratch' Perry, Johnny Nash, Eric Burdon, John 'Rabbit' Bundrick, Paul Buckmaster toured with Jimmy Cliff, Betty Wright, Thin Lizzy and Dr Feelgood and artist like Joan Baez, Airto Moreira covering his songs.
James Hinkle a native of Fort Worth,Texas, began his musical career playing Country and Blues in local Texas juke joints.
He spent years under the guidance of many well known bluesmen in Fort Worth- a period he refers to as the Bluebird School of Music. Officially taking a degree in Fine Arts from the University of Texas in Austin in 1984, James took to the road for what would turn into a twenty five year and counting journey of musical self discovery.
During this time , James has performed as guitarist for Marcia Ball, which took him to some of the worlds most notable venues like The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, The Lincoln Center NYC, Austin City Limits to name but a few. During this time he recorded an album and toured the US, Canada, Mexico and Europe with the group. Over the years , James has played along side ,recorded with, and or produced some of Texas' finest musical talents such as , Ponty Bone , Ted Roddy, Marcia Ball,Tommy Alverson, Buddy Miles, Johnny Reno, Mike Buck, Rocky Morales, Nick Connolly, Jim Colegrove, Sumter and Stephen Bruton, Albert Collins, Doyle Bramhall sr., Jessie Taylor, Robert Ealey, U.P. Wilson, John Lee Hooker , Billy Gayles, Tommy Allsup and many more,
ED DE Smul singer songwriter harmonica player from Belgium who is known for his singing and harmonica playing with the band Ed And The Gators. He recorder his first Americana solo album in 2017. Recorded with Ed And The Gators ,Wendy Colonna , Daddies Juju , James hinkle and the trans atlantics and many more.
On this point Ed had the idea to bring James and G.T. Moore together for a short mini tour this spring. Tree guitars ,tree voices and some harmonica that’s the basic for what can turn out in a very interesting evening with blues,soul,folk,country and who knows a fusion of your all-time favourite music .
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Sint-Antoniuskaai, Gent, Vlaanderen, België / Belgique / Belgien