Asheville, NC. (Top40 Charts/ www.adrianbelew.net) - Guitar legend Adrian Belew, who is best known for his work with music icons Frank Zappa, David
Bowie and Robert Fripp, is playing a limited engagement at Ashevile's formidable rock club Stella
Blue on August 19, 2007. This will mark the first time Belew performs in Asheville with The Power Trio, fresh back from a week-long engagement in Japan. Adrian Belew, who originally hails from Covington, Kentucky, has aptly been titled by his peers the "Twang Bar King ", and promises a full night of spectacular and adept guitar work, that only a guitarist of his caliber could deliver. Featuring: Big Electric Music
from Belew's entire career, incredible guitar textures and loops, and spirited trio improvisation.
Adrian Belew is noted not only for his incredible and varied solo albums since 1982, but also for his countless tours and sessions with Herbie Hancock, Frank Zappa, Laurie Anderson, The Bears, Tom-Tom Club, Talking Heads, David Bowie, Jean-Michel Jarre, Paul Simon, Nine Inch Nails, Jars Of Clay, Mike Oldfield and more. Followers of 'progressive rock' music know Adrian well as the lead-vocalist and guitar-partner to Robert Fripp in King Crimson since 1981. His trio since 2006 has consisted of Eric Slick on drums and Julie Slick on bass.
The Stella Blue concert is being produced by new Asheville promoter ThinkElectronic Productions, whose head honcho is Andre` Cholmondeley from Zappa tribute group Project Object as well as keyboard legend Don Preston's Akashic Ensemble. Chomondeley promises to bring more acts of the same ilk as Adrian Belew to the thriving Asheville music scene.
ADRIAN BELEW POWER TRIO
SUNDAY 19 AUGUST 2007
31 PATTON AVE
Venue Phone: 828.236.2424
7PM - SAUL ZONANA (acoustic)
8PM - Adrian Belew Power Trio.
Tickets $18 adv, $20 day of show
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