WZLX Music Director, Carter Alan's Beverly Blues Series welcomes international award-winning Blues star, Victor Wainwright, back to Beverly.
Victor Wainwright doesn't do his regular show for gimmeLIVE. Oh, no. When Victor's in our house, he cozies up to the audience and sings without a mic WATCH VIDEO then he let's it loose and brings them to their feet! WATCH VIDEO
"Not only is Victor one of the greatest blues piano players in the business, he's also a world class entertainer and vocalist."
- Blues Revue Magazine
Don't miss Victor Wainwright's ONLY Massachusetts stop on his U.S. tour at Beverly's newest, most intimate, elegant listening room!
Though his career began over a decade ago with
genuine rock n' roll honky-tonk, Wainwright has
broadened his artistic scope over the years to
include music representing virtually every corner
of the blues. His insatiable interest in music
discovery, sheer love for entertaining and
curiosity have led him all around the world, and
the resulting perspective is a reflection
of his passion for entertaining and creating
progressive roots music in an effort to move the
art-form forward. Composer, producer, vocalist,
and award wining entertainer and piano player;
Victor Wainwright is a raucous high-octane,
dynamic performer and crowd pleaser with soul
"Victor Wainwright is a world champion piano
player, two times over! Not only is Victor one of the
greatest blues piano players in the business, he's also
a world class entertainer and vocalist."
- Blues Revue Magazine
"Victor Wainwright, winner of this year's Pine Top
Perkins Piano Player Award at the BMA's, is a force
to be reckoned with on a piano. He IS honky-tonk
and boogie, with a dose of rolling thunder.
Wainwright's playing is simply beautiful madness."
- American Blues Scene
"Savannah, GA native Victor Wainwright is all about
boogie woogie piano, deep soul, and a voice that
recalls Dr. John at his best. He is a blues star, a
- Chicago Blues Guide
"Wainwright serves as an electrifying guide to a good
time-spinning tales, telling his listeners how to beat
the blues, and meticulously conjuring raw soul and
energy out of his acoustic piano. He displays a sharp
sense of humor and a knack for storytelling... every
track is brilliant."
About 25 miles north of Boston, 9 Wallis is a gorgeous, fully restored, historic location conveniently situated in the heart of Downtown Beverly's Arts District at 9 Wallis Street, right next to the Larcom Theatre -- less than half a mile from the Beverly Depot rail station and 3 miles from Route 128, with plenty of free parking (see map).
After presenting over a hundred award-winning concerts at Beverly's Larcom Theatre since 2013, we transformed 9 Wallis into Beverly's most intimate, elegant listening room with comfortable seating at tables, plus food & beverage service featuring fine wines, local craft beers, specialty cocktails and top-shelf spirits.
This beautifully restored, tremendously flexible space is also available for private parties and corporate events. We can book world-class entertainment, including national touring artists, for your event. Our stage, with state-of-the-art sound and lighting plus Ultra-High-Definition (UHD) 4K Video, can accommodate any performance or presentation. Click here if you'd like someone to contact you about booking a party or corporate event.
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