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The Great Alvon Johnson 4/26/19 9PM

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Smoking Pig BBQ

3340 Mowry Avenue

Fremont, CA 94538

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Come enjoy live music from The Great Alvon Johnson on Friday April 26th from 9:00pm-11:59pm at Smoking Pig BBQ Fremont location, 3340 Mowry Avenue, Fremont CA 94538. Come dance your heart out and experience a one-of-a-kind Friday night.


~ABOUT THE GREAT ALVON JOHNSON~

One of the most versatile Musicians, Singers and Entertainers on the music scene today. He travels the world singing and swinging Jazz standards with Big Bands. He also gallops the globe performing the songs that he sang while working with the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame group, The Coasters. When he travels to Russia he is referred to as the “King of the Blues” and the “Ambassador of the Blues”. His love and respect for the American art form is shared by large and enthusiastic audiences the world over.

• Recipient of the Music Icon Award from the Black Music
Association & Academy of America in 2015
• Recipient of the Best Male Blues Artist from the Black Music Association & Academy Of America in 2015
• Voted 2005 Blues Guitar Player of the Year
• Former vocalist with the Rock and Roll Hall of fame group “The Coasters”
• Regional winner of the Guitar Centers “King of the Blues” national contest in 2006 and 2007
• His CD “The Blues Grew up was nominated for Outstanding Blues Album of 2004 Voted as one of the top ten CD’s in Japan in 2005
• His incredible CD “Guitars and Cars”, was voted in the top ten CD’s of 2008 by the prestigious Blues magazine “Real Blues ”
• Nominated for the Entertainer of the Year Award with the “International Music and Entertainment Association”

His early music influences were Guitar players such as Wes Montgomery, Andre Segovia, Charlie Christian, and of course Jimi Hendrix. His vocalist influences were Frank Sinatra, Joe Williams, Johnny Hartman, and Nat King Cole. He has performed with many well known artists, including The Drifters, The Coasters, The Shirelles, Bobby Day of Rocking’ Robin fame, and Jimmie Rodgers of Country and Western fame.


First come, first served!
Note: You may have to share a table with another party.


The Great Alvon Johnson at Smoking Pig BBQ

3340 Mowry Avenue, Fremont CA 94538

Friday April 26th, 2019

9:00pm-11:59pm


To view a list of Future Events, click here http://smokingpigbbq.net/music-special-events/





Smoking Pig BBQ Company serves the San Francisco Bay Area with BBQ and Blues. You can find Smoking Pig BBQ at two locations in San Jose, 4th Street and Avaya Stadium, and one in Fremont located at 3340 Mowry Ave. Smoking Pig BBQ Company Fremont location hosts over 600 blues shows and has live music every Friday and Staurday.


Our long smoked meats, hand-crafted sides and mixed signature cocktails, sets us apart from any other BBQ restaurants in the San Francisco Bay Area. From a backyard hobby to the three full service restaurants, Smoking Pig BBQ Company has enjoyed a fun and fabulous journey thanks to you, our customers. We also do catering to bring Smoking Pig BBQ to any of your special events.


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Smoking Pig BBQ Company

3340 Mowry Ave, Fremont CA 94538

http://smokingpigbbq.net

510-713-1854

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