New England based Blues Sanctuary is an exciting, dynamic, and remarkably talented blues band, playing styles from upstreet, down and dirty old school Chicago, to todays searing, riveting, epic blues!
Semifinalist at the 2009 International Blues Challenge, 2013 winners of The 2nd Annual Albany BID Blues Contest, and playing last summer in front of thousands at The Vermont Jazz Festival and Albany Alive At Five shows, or more recently at theTupelo Music Hall Vermont, Blues Sanctuary is poised and ready to make a musical statement!
Blues Sanctuary are exceptional musicians, giving their all at every performance. Incredible lead vocals, articulate, soaring, and heart felt guitars, ripping and rolling keyboards!!!
The group features Rick Burgess, vocals, guitar, and harp, Bruce Mariani bass, and vocals, Joe Candal keyboards and vocals, Ken Pallman, drums, and vocals, and John O'Rourke on guitar...all masters of their craft!
Blues Sanctuary on stage together for well over a decade is loved by their audiences and respected by their peers. Blues Sanctuary does live blues right....LIVE AND BLUES! .