Chicago bluesman Toronzo Cannon defies all expectations. The blistering guitarist, soulful vocalist, singular songwriter and city bus driver fuses his muscular, rock-inspired blues guitar playing with his original, keenly detailed slice-of-life songs, blazing his own blues trail.
Toronzo's sophmore release on Alligator Records, The Preacher, The Politician or The Pimp raises the ante on his modern day blues vision, with 12 distinctive new songs that skillfully blend witty, "ain’t it the truth" anthems with searing topical observations. Through it all Toronzo burns on guitar and brings his lyrics to life with spirited, soul-drenched singing.
Toronzo's live performances unfailingly earn him heaps of critical praise and hordes of wildly enthusiastic fans around the world! Catch Toronzo Cannon at Skyloft Saturday, November 23rd at 8pm!