Join Mana’o Radio at Gig’s Place on Monday, October 14th at Gig’s Place for some top-notch BLUES with Steve Freund and Fast Freddy and the Blue Lava Blues Band!
Steve cut his teeth on the blues by playing with numerous blues legends in Chicago in the 70’s, 80’s & 90’s before his move to the West Coast. He played and recorded with such greats as James Cotton, Sunnyland Slim, Pinetop Perkins, and numerous other prominent Chicago blues musicians.
We won’t say any more let the critics speak. Throughout his twenty eight year career, Steve Freund has received a great deal of critical acclaim and recognition. Here are some recent excerpts about what people in the media have been saying about him:
“Steve Freund is one of the most consistently creative guitarists playing blues today… a commanding, quite soulful vocalist.”
“Before you plunk down your dollars on today’s pop culture blues newcomer, do yourself a favor and first dig into the real thing.”
Boston Blues Society
“Steve Freund shines every time he steps forward, playing with sizzling drive, taste, and real creativity.”
“C” For Chicago should mark the entry of Steve Freund into that exclusive club of first-tier blues musicians. I give it my highest possible recommendation!”
Toronto to-nite Magazine
“…brings understated class to new originals and standards alike.”
Living Blues Magazine”He is a great guitarist!”