JJ Grey and Mofro, Blackberry Smoke
PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center, 6295 Kellogg Ave, Cincinnati, OH
6:30pm show, Buy Tickets
Southern soul-rockers JJ Grey & Mofro will perform at PNC Pavilion on August 11 (with Blackberry Smoke). The band’s charismatic live performances have captivated audiences all over the world, delivering songs with compassion and a relentless honesty. For a sense of Grey’s commitment to building powerful musical moments, watch his performance of “The Sun Is Shining Down” HERE.
JJ Grey’s latest record Ol’ Glory, captures the fierceness and intimacy that defines his live performance. Personal, Southern-inspired narratives, along with a sound boasting an eclectic blend of blues, rock, gospel and gritty R&B, have become synonomous with JJ Grey and his incredible band Mofro. His music has been praised by The New York Times, Garden & Gun, USA Today and many more, for a sound that The Wall Street Journal calls “soulful rock ’n’ roll with a funky, down-home Southern feel.” Watch an intimate performance on NPR’s World Cafe Live HERE.
JJ Grey is as genuine as they come — a do-it-yourselfer who is committed to making music that’s full of integrity. In this day and age, that’s a rare thing. From the days of playing greasy local juke joints to headlining major festivals around the world including Bonnaroo, Glastonbury, North Sea Festival and Fuji Rock, JJ Grey remains an unfettered, blissful performer who sings with a blue-collared spirit over the bone-deep grooves of his compositions.