Tahoe Donner welcomes legendary blues Artist Robert Cray | SierraSun.com

Tahoe Donner welcomes legendary blues Artist Robert Cray

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TRUCKEE, Calif. andamp;#8211; Tahoe Donner is proud to announce The Robert Cray Band will perform an outdoor concert Saturday, Aug. 13, 7 p.m., on the driving range next to the Trout Creek Recreation Center. The show is a stop on the bandandamp;#8217;s 2011 North American and European tour. Grammy-award winning Cray is considered to be one of the most impressive vocalists and guitarists on the contemporary rhythm and blues scene. He is noted for drawing Randamp;B, pop, rock and jazz with equal insight and authority, and for being a dominant force in the music world for decades. andamp;#8220;Robert Cray is a legend and we are very excited to be able to bring such a big name act to Tahoe Donner for our summer concert,andamp;#8221; said general Manager Robb Etnyre. andamp;#8220;Residents asked for rock and blues, so we are bringing it to them.andamp;#8221; Cray was inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame this year and has ties to iconic favorites like John Lee Hooker, Jimi Hendrix, Fleetwood Mac, Jethro Tull and Eric Clapton. General admission tickets are still available and range from $25 – $45. Purchase tickets online at http://shoptd.tahoedonner.com/estore/ or call 530-587-9400, ext. 0.Learn more about The Robert Cray Band at robertcray.com. Learn more about the extensive list of summer activities at Tahoe Donner at tahoedonner.com.andamp;#8212; Submitted to aedgett@sierrasun.com