The New Morning club in Paris presents the incredible - and long awaited - pairing of two guitar giants for their first Unplugged
show. Imagine: Larry Carlton and Special Guest Robben Ford
, two legendary guitarists... one stage unplugged... a guitar lover’s dream! This unique pairing of two all-time great guitar legends delivers an unforgettable evening of dueling guitar solos and an uncompromising evening of The Blues performed the way it was meant to be.
Nineteen-time Grammy Nominee, four-time Grammy winner and all-time guitar great, Larry Carlton established himself from his first recording, A Little Help From My Friends
. His studio credits include musicians and groups like Steely Dan
, Joni Mitchell
, Michael Jackson
, Sammy Davis Jr.
, Herb Alpert
, Quincy Jones
, Bobby Bland
, Dolly Parton
, Linda Ronstadt
and literally dozens of others. He went on to perform with The Crusaders
and then with the multi platinum jazz super group Fourplay
. With more than 30 albums to his credit and having performed on over 100 albums that have gone Gold or Platinum, Larry Carlton has set a standard for artistry that spans three decades.
Joining forces with Larry in Paris is Robben Ford who at 18 he was playing with the likes of Charlie Musselwhite
, Jimmy Witherspoon
, The Latin Express
with Tom Scott
, George Harrison
, and Joni Mitchell
. He was a founding member of Yellowjackets
, then went on to tour with Miles Davis
, Sadao Watanabe
, and Little Feat
. In 1992 he returned to his roots: the blues - a genre he masters in most exquisite grand style.