Saturday, 06.08 / 23:00 / Main Stage @Castle
Award-winning guitarist, singer, and songwriter Devon Allman is the son of the legendary Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers. The Devon Allman Project is a six-piece super project in which Allman joins forces with two of today’s most notorious blues-rock guitarists Larry McCray and JD Simo.
Over the past 20 years, Devon Allman has played in several weighty blues-rock projects, including Honeytribe, The Royal Southern Brotherhood, and The Allman Betts Band, and also played with his father in The Allman Brothers in the late ’80s.
Born in Arkansas and living in Michigan, Larry McCray is an award-winning guitarist and singer who plays in the best traditions of the Three Kings: BB King, Freddie King, and Albert King, and with whom he has had the privilege to perform during his more than 30-year career.
Born in Chicago and residing in Nashville, JD Simo is one of today’s most exciting and versatile blues rock-inspired guitarists. His sound is authentic, raw, and honest, his technical skills are original and extremely resourceful. JD has worked as a songwriter, guitarist, and producer with Jack White, Tommy Emmanuel, Luther Dickinson, Dave Cobb, and many others. As a solo artist JD Simo is a frequent headliner at European and American festivals.