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Gino Matteo Ft. Jade Bennett
October 18 • 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm• Free
Gino Matteo is a critically acclaimed songwriter and producer with a stage presence all his own. World renowned as one of the finest guitarists in music, Gino brings his unique brand of roots and fire to any stage he sets foot on leaving audiences always wanting more. He’s a true artist who always lets the crowd all the way in and hides nothing. His shows are ballsy, heartfelt and honest.
“Work hard at what you love, treat everyone you meet like family, and try to smile here and there”. Through it all, Gino Matteo still holds true to what he believes. Being a rarity in today’s Roots-Music world, Gino Matteo is a young man with an incredible knowledge and respect for the past. A true student of life. Gino’s performances are spontaneous, explosive, and original- a triple threat to the music world. Gino is the definition of an “old soul” with a voice as smooth as velvet but tough as nails. Gino writes music about his life as he lives it. His love, joy, and pain pour through his guitar and voice. Using the experiences learned over time, Gino is quickly carving out a name for himself being among the finest songwriters and guitarists in music. Over the course of Gino’s career, he has worked with artists such as B.B. King, John Mayer, Jonny Lang, John Fogerty, Parliament Funkadelic, Aaron Neville, and more…
Gino Matteo loves what he does for a living and will continue to inspire and grasp audiences with his truthful and soulful stories. And he will do so with a smile.
Jade Bennet is a singer songwriter haling from Southern California. Her voice is unmistakable and her story is amazing. She has perfected the art of sounding like herself. No one sounds like Jade Bennett and Jade Bennett sounds like no one else. She has her own story to tell and her own brand of delivery that will absolutely give you the best chills you have ever felt. Drawing from personal demons and life changing trials, her songs breath new life into the music world in a dark sultry smoky soul infused kaleidoscope of aural genius. Her performances will level you, and if you listen close will change you. Bennett released her debut album “Death Time Love” produced by her husband, writing partner and guitarist, Gino Matteo. Jade is currently writing new material for her follow up album.
Oct 18th this incredible group will be the “Featured Artist” hosted by Dave Roberts, Rainy Day Blues Society and Blue Dragon Entertainment at the Jimmy Mac’s Overtime Tavern on Bertelsen from 6-8pm