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Gig Alert: Boo Hanks And Dom Flemons

Thursday, August 16, 2012

Boo Hanks and Dom Flemons
"Girls Are Crazy About Me"
Playing on Thursday at Joe's Pub
 (425 Lafayette St., East Village)
Get: Tickets ($12) | Directions

83 year old blues guitarist Boo Hanks grew up sharecropping – and listening to Blind Boy Fuller on the gramophone. He released his debut album, Pickin' Low Cotton, just a few years ago, and now he’s busier than ever. For his latest release, he’s teamed up with Dom Flemons of the Grammy winning string band Carolina Chocolate Drops. The album is called Buffalo Junction.

Download the track "Girls Are Crazy About Me" and watch a video of Boo Hanks playing "Pickin' Low Cotton." Boo Hanks and Dom Flemons play at Joe's Pub on Thursday night.


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