John Sheldon & Blue Streak

John Sheldon & Blue Streak

All Ages
Legendary guitar player John Sheldon returns to Hawks & Reed!

John Sheldon & Blue Streak

Saturday, January 25th

Doors: 6:30pm; Show 7:00pm

Hawks & Reed Ballroom

Tickets: $15 in advance; $20 day of show

John Sheldon is in his 50th year of writing songs, composing music and performing his unique style of electric and acoustic guitar. Performing credits include a stint when he was 17 as the lead guitarist for VAN MORRISON, songwriter for JAMES TAYLOR, a member of the Sixties’ psychedelic jazz rock band THE BEAD GAME (whose drummer was JIM HODDER, later of STEELY DAN), and touring with LINDA RONSTADT and JAMES TAYLOR.

John has performed for five decades as a solo performer, as the lead singer-songwriter with his own rock band, BLUE STREAK, and in collaboration with other musicians and theater artists. John co-founded a new musical and spoken word collaboration, DO IT NOW, with percussionist TONY VACCA and beat poet laureate PAUL RICHMOND. Recently, John has performed with internationally acclaimed Senegalese talking drum master MASSAMBA DIOP.

Venue Information:
Hawks & Reed Ballroom
289 Main St.
Greenfield, MA, 01301