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5540 Star Starred
The Triple Door
Corner of Union & 3rd Ave. 216 Union Street Seattle, WA 98101
206-838-4333
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5.0 / 5 Rated by 3 members
Review from Phil
4 events 2 reviews

Marcia was just awesome. Her band was great as well. Highly recommend catching her show!

reviewed Apr 13 2011 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

“A sensational, saucy singer and superb pianist… where Texas stomp-rock and Louisiana blues-swamp meet.” —_USA Today _
“A little rock, a lot of roll, a pinch of rhythm and a handful of blues.” —No Depression
Check out Marcia’s sound at her website.

Description

Singer/pianist Marcia Ball knows how to raise roofs and tear down walls with her infectious, intelligent and deeply emotional brand of southern boogie, rollicking, roadhouse blues and heartfelt ballads. Over the course of her three-decade career, Ball has earned a huge and intensely loyal following all over the world. Her exquisite piano playing and passionate, playful vocals fuse New Orleans and Gulf Coast R&B with Austin’s deep songwriting tradition.

Four time Grammy nominee, including her last three albums: Peace, Love & BBQ (2008), Live! Down The Road (2005) and So Many Rivers (2003), plus an earlier nomination for Sing It! (1998) with Irma Thomas and Tracy Nelson.

Gulf Coast Music Hall Of Fame Inductee (2010)

Winner of eight Blues Music Awards – four wins in the last five years for Best Piano Player of the Year, plus recent wins for Best Contemporary Blues – Female Artist of the Year (twice), and once each for Contemporary Blues Album of Year for So Many Rivers, and Blues Album of the Year for Presumed Innocent.

Pacific Northwest Ballet: <em>Director's Choice</em> <em>Hansel & Gretel</em> <em>Gypsy</em> <em>The 39 Steps</em> <em>Writing Kevin Taylor</em> <em>Haters Roast: The Shady Tour</em>