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Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio at the Jack London Revue
Jack London Revue
529 SW 4th Ave.
Sept. 24, 2019, 9 p.m.
THE DELVON LAMARR ORGAN TRIO
September 24th, 2019
8pm Doors // 9pm Show
Ages 21 and Up
Jack London Revue
529 SW 4th Ave, Portland
Soul-Jazz Heaven The D-Lo Three is no longer the PNW's 'best-kept secret'. Their 2018 debut album topped the Billboard Contemporary Jazz Albums chart, their live set on KEXP has 5.6 million YouTube views, and they are, as we speak, on an international tour. This is a small-club band that's about to outgrow the small clubs. Catch them while you can.
Delivering an infectious blend of soul, jazz and rhythm & blues, the DELVON LAMARR ORGAN TRIO proves to be a band on the rise. Their tantalizing grooves, lush sounds and vibrant jam sessions are always fresh with improvisations strengthened by their undeniable chemistry. This Seattle based trio — Lamarr on B-3 organ, Jimmy James on guitar and Michael Duffy on drums — evokes a classic instrumental sound with a pioneering, virtuosic sensibility all its own on debut LP Close But No Cigar.
Featured on Seattle’s KEXP’s “Local Artist Spotlight” in July 2017 followed by a live performance at Upstream Music Festival broadcast by KEXP that has garnered over 5 million views, Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio has captured the attention of audiences around the world. The band put out their album independently in 2016 and Colemine Records gave it a wide release in March 2018 to critical acclaim.
Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio was formed in the Spring of 2015 with the help of Amy Novo, Delvon’s wife and band manager. She told her husband she would take over his music career and all he had to do was find the musicians, create and play music. They started with a weekly residency at The Royal Room in Seattle for the first year then self-released their debut album, playing short tours across the Pacific Northwest. Now they are headlining shows and spreading their contagious grooves with audiences across the globe.
With Delvon’s soulful organ sound, Jimmy’s explosive guitar sound and Michael’s perfect pocket drumming, they have the impeccably unique blend of soul, jazz, rhythm & blues and rock & roll.