Singer Lawrence Lebo brings her inimitable style of
blues and roots music to McCabe’s Guitar Shop at 3101 Pico Boulevard in Santa
Monica tonight, March 22.
The 8 pm concert follows on the heels of the wide
international success of her latest CD release titled “The Best of Don’t Call
Her Larry: Blues Mix.”
Ian McHugh, host of “Blues In The Night” from the UK,
said Lebo delivers songs directly, adding there’s no mistaking the meaning or
“Some people are blessed, it’s that simple,” McHugh
said. “When you hear one note of BB King’s guitar, you know it’s him. The same
thing goes for Lawrence Lebo, a woman blessed with not just a great voice, high
toned and beautiful, but with a sense of musicality that is definitely one of a
On her new CD, McHugh said both her voice and musicality
are in full effect.
“She has a way of phrasing a line that could never be
anyone else, her voice sliding into and out of notes in a way that’s amazingly
blue, microtonal in the way that people like Muddy Waters were, it’s properly
spine tingling, and she wisely eschews undue flash,” he said.
Tickets to tonight’s show are $15, which are available
at www.mccabes.com, or by calling 310.828.4497.
On Sunday, March 24, Lebo will teach a one-day “Blues
and Rock Vocal” workshop at McCabe’s Guitar Shop at 1 pm (tickets $40 –
purchase on link above).
For more information about Lebo, visit www.lawrencelebo.com.
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