Dennis Johnson & The Mississippi Ramblers perform as the featured act at 8:00 p.m. on the Aug. 18 Levitt AMP concert, following opening act Hick’ry Switch.
San Francisco native Dennis Johnson‘s passion for blues and roots music permeates his lively cover of time-honored favorites and vibrant originals, all steeped in rock ‘n’ roll swagger. With his three-piece band, The Mississippi Ramblers, Johnson’s vibrant slide-guitar-based interpretations of blues classics and high-energy originals feature honky-tonk piano, a lively rhythm section, and vivacious energy in live shows and their recordings. This exhilarating show feature raw roots, rockin’ blues, and New Orleans grooves.
The bands’ website is http://www.dennisjohnsonslide.com.