Fast Eddie and the Slow Pokes
Starts in 22 Days, 5 Hours
October 5, 2019 8:00 pm
Saturday October 5, 2019
Free Show 8pm
B Chord Brewing
Fast Eddie & The Slowpokes are guaranteed to get you up on your feet! Their blend of Chicago, West Coast, Swing and Jump Blues peppered with Soul serve up a menu to get the joint jumpin’!
2013 WAMMIE nominated Best Blues/Traditional R&B Duo/Group!
2012 Winner of the DC Blues Society Battle of the Bands!
Represented DC in the 2013 International Blues Challenge in Memphis!
Fast Eddie & The Slowpokes are guaranteed to get you up on your feet! The Slowpokes playlist is inspired by classic blues material from Chicago to West Coast Swing, Motown to Muscle Shoals, and all the rock n’ roll in between.
The Slowpokes have played venues from Frederick to Solomon’s Island and from Senate Caucus rooms to roadhouses. They have shared the stage with Victor Wainwright (2013 Pinetop Perkins Award Winner) and the Legendary Nighthawks!
The Slowpokes bring varied musical histories to the stage. Ed Crowley (harp/vocals) has shared the stage with Al Chesis (Delta Sonics), Bad Influence, and The Nighthawks. Dave Gorozdos (keys/vocals) has shared the stage with local favorites such as Ronnie Dove, Jonny and the Stingrays, The Lady Rose Blues Band and many others. Scott Chadwick (drums) has played with Lady Rose Band, Big Money Band, and the Walker Blues Band to name a few. “Cookie” Cooke (bass) has played with US Military bands, Harmonica Blu Express, and many others. Scott Mattern (guitar) has played with the fabulous Ursala Ricks, Cherry Gasoline, and many other great Baltimore and DC artists.