Willie J. Laws Band with Joe Moss
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PRE-SHOW Dinner prepared by Evviva Cucina

We have partnered with Greg Bates North Shore Eats and Evviva Cucina to offer a Delicious Pre-Show Dinner at 9 Wallis prepared by Beverly's Hottest new Restaurant!

Chicken Marsala (Pan Seared Chicken, Penne, Spinach, Cremini Mushroom, Marsala Wine Crema, Cranberry-Onion Chutney)

Bolognese (Porcini Mushroom, Beef, Sausage, San Marzano Tomatoes, Grana Pandano, Truffle Salt, Rigatoni) Gluten Free Shells available

Evviva Salad (Artisan Greens, Romaine, Grape Tomatoes, Mozzarella, Red Onion, Roasted Red Peppers, Olives, Croutons, White Balsamic)

Dinner will be served at 9 Wallis from 5:30pm - 6:45pm

Available by PRE-ORDER ONLY through Thursday, August 10 at NOON. We can't take dinner orders at the show.

This Pre-Show Dinner by Evviva Cucina is an extra $20.00 per ticket.

Critically Acclaimed Shows ... Up Close & Personal
WILLIE J. LAWS BAND WITH JOE MOSS
DATE Friday, August 11, 2017
TIME 8:00PM (Doors 7:00PM)
VENUE
9 Wallis
9 Wallis Street
Beverly, MA 01915
AIR CONDITIONED Venue Details
TICKETS ALL AGES RESERVED SEATS $23.50, $28.50 (All seats $35 @ Door)
PRE-SHOW DINNER BY EVVIVA CUCINA AVAILABLE
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Blues Hall of Famer Joe Moss joins the Last Prophet of the Funky Texas Blues Willie J. Laws Band at WZLX Music Director, Carter Alan's Beverly Blues Series "If you don't know Willie J. Laws, think Robert Cray meets BB King, visiting Jimmy Hendrix!"

Joe is one of our favorite performers at Buddy Guy's Legends
- Buddy Guy

Funky Texas Blues meets Real Chicago Blues for a hot night with cool drinks at the most intimate, elegant listening room on Boston's North Shore!

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ABOUT WILLIE J. LAWS BAND

Think Robert Cray meets B.B. King while visiting Jimi Hendrix. It can't help but groove you!

"MUSIC THAT STICKS TO YOUR RIBS Willie J Laws plays music you can feel"

- The Hippo

"Clearly, one of the finest players in New England ... The Texas to California to New Orleans to New England transplant is one of the jewels in the local areas music scene."

- Bill Copeland Music News

"Willie lives by his own words, his songs have depth, dynamics and flow. His ability to charm an audience is evidenced in his quick rise in the New England Blues scene. Everybody loves Willie J Laws."

- Diane Shonk, The Blues Audience

2015 Boston Music Award Nominee Willie J. Laws has has traveled the world making music for over 25 years. The influences heard in the music of the Willie J. Laws Band are many and eclectic. There are deep roots in Texas music tradition and uniquely American roots music.

Raised in the Gulf Coast of Texas, Willie J. developed his "funky blues" guitar and vocal sound, influenced by Texas Blues and R&B, Tex-Mex Tejano/Conjunto, Louisiana Zydeco, and Country.

Fans call him "the Real Deal". His work over the past 25 years includes performing as the house band for The House of Blues in both Las Vegas and New Orleans, and as well as Margaritaville in the "Crescent City". He performs nationally and internationally with the Grammy award-winning Tejano band "Los Texmaniacs". While living in Texas, Louisiana, Nevada, and California he repeatedly opened for BB King, Etta James, Buddy Guy, Willie Nelson, Hall & Oates, Lynyrd Skynyrd and numerous others. Willie was mentored by, and toured throughout the US with, the late Blues great and Texan, Phillip Walker, which you also hear in Willie's playing style. Willie now lives in Massachusetts, travels from NH to NYC to Texas and beyond, and plays hardcore, authentic Blues with a twist of Zydeco, R&B and Funk.

ABOUT JOE MOSS

Few blues performers walk the walk to the degree of Chicago based guitarist/bandleader Joe Moss. One of the hardest working performers on the scene today. Not just an imitator of the music's glorious past, he strives to find his own sound and material within the styles he chooses to play. And the music world is taking notice. This year, Moss will have the honor of being inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame. The band is tight, featuring some of Chicago's finest blues musicians. A talented singer, writer, and guitarist, Joe is a consistent and entertaining performer with a monster groove.

2013 Inductee into the Blues Hall of Fame!
A guitarist since the age of 10, Moss was given his passport into the blues world by Buddy Scott, who noticed Moss at a jam session at Rosa's Blues Lounge in Chicago. Soon, Moss was playing seven nights a week as a member of Buddy's Rib Tip band. Moss' guitar skills quickly became notorious on the local scene and made him an in-demand sideman. In 1996 Joe started his own band and has recorded and toured constantly to date. Some of the people he had the pleasure of playing with include: Buddy Guy, Little Milton,Willy "Big Eyes" Smith, Lurrie Bell, Zora Young, Charles Wilson, Lil' Smokey Smothers, Syl Johnson, Big Time Sarah, Barkin' Bill Smith, Lefty Dizz, Magic Slim, A.C. Reed, Billy Branch,Walter Scott, Hollywood Scott, Mike Wheeler, James Wheeler and Little Mack Simmons. Joe has backed these artists all over the world. Joe has recorded 5 Albums with his own band The Joe Moss band.

ABOUT 9 WALLIS

9 Wallis Stage
National Touring Artists up close and personal
9 Wallis Stage
Beverly's newest, intimate, elegant listening room
9 Wallis Stage
Comfortable seating at elegant tables
9 Wallis Stage
Crescent shaped solid oak bar serving craft beer, wine & specialty cocktails
Loretta LaRoche - Dinner and Comedy at 9 Wallis
Loretta LaRoche - Dinner & Comedy FEB 2017
Drum Shop North Shore Drum Hang
Drum Shop North Shore's Drum Hang w/Fabio Pirozzolo and Steve Mossberg MARCH 2017
Dancing
Dancing at our Grand Opening APRIL 1 2017
Roomful of Blues
5 Time Grammy Nominees Roomful of Blues at our Grand Opening APRIL 1 2017
Quentin Callewaert
Young Rising Star Quentin Callewaert at our Grand Opening APRIL 1 2017
Elegant seated dinner party
Appetizers for a private party
Elegant Buffet Dinner

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 concerts at Beverly's Larcom Theatre since early 2013, we expanded to 9 Wallis and have transformed it into Beverly's most intimate, elegant listening room -- fully air conditioned with comfortable show seating at tables plus food & beverage service, including wine, craft beers and specialty cocktails.

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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PLENTY OF FREE PARKING

There is plenty of free parking at the municipal parking lot on Bow Street, about 150 feet away and at the City Hall parking lot about half a block away. You do not have to feed the meters after 5pm or on Sundays.

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