Some say Robert Johnson made a midnight deal with the devil at a Mississippi crossroads and that's how he attained blues chops. For you, it will be a lot easier. All you've got to do is get to Las Vegas where you'll revel and learn in the shadow of modern blues legend Warren Haynes, of the Allman Brothers. And wait... would you care for some Cream with your blues? Then how about sitting in with Mr. Jack Bruce? That's right, one of the most legendary bass players on earth, the voice of Cream, a British blues icon - all yours for the taking.
What would a Blues Camp be without a founding member of Blues Traveler, the one and only John Popper? Since they signed their first recording contract back in 1990, Blues Traveler has been one the world's leading preachers in the might blues, led by the man with the harp, modern-day blues icon John Popper. He's written most of their music and lyrics, and now he's ready to help you get down and dirty as you reach deep into your soul to find out what makes you think - what makes you feel. Ladies and gentleman, on the harmonica and vocals, our newest blues legend, John Popper!
No, your eyes are not playing tricks on you. But you might once they pick up the axe.
And it doesn't matter which style of blues you choose - Delta, Chicago Texas or Rock, rest assured that at the Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp, Blues edition, all deals are done.
Muddy Waters said "The blues had a baby and they called it rock 'n' roll." What a turn of events-Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy Camp has a baby and they call it Rock 'n Roll Fantasy Camp Salutes the Blues! Here is the chance for any bluesman or woman to woodshed with some of the best. Improve your licks, have loads of fun, all the while helping The Blues Foundation raise funds for the Blues Hall of Fame. A win, win, win! Warren Haynes, Jack Bruce and 15 other talented specialists will transport you to Mississippi, Tennessee and the fertile Mississippi Delta. Step in the acoustic, steel slide guitar and a soulful, passionate singer that can only be complimented by the sound of a fiery piano and harmonica. Walk in the footsteps of Muddy Waters in Chicago as the blues goes electric. Head southwest as we follow artists like T-Bone Walker and Lightnin' Hopkins through the sounds of the lone star state. And finally crank up the volume and beat with music inspired by The Rolling Stones, ZZ Top, the Doors and Credence Clearwater Revival as the Blues embraces the heart of rock n roll.
Otis Rush said, "A guy will promise you the world and give you nothin', and that's the blues."
Well at the Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp, we'll give it all to you - a huge helping of down home blues starring you, Warren Haynes and a bunch of other legends.
You'll spend a choice of 3 or 5 days rehearsing with the band, jamming with over 15 legendary rock stars, professionally recording your very own song and performing live on one of Las Vegas' biggest performing arts stages in the MGM Hotel and Casino. And before you can say "guitar solo", you will be singing the blues and wanting more. Space is limited. Call now and reserved your spot today.