Melvin Seals & JGB
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Melvin Seals & JGB Dates
Thu Nov 4, 2021 - 8:00 PM
Park West, Chicago, IL

Melvin Seals & JGB Biography

Melvin Seals has been a powerful presence in the music industry for over 30 years with a long-established reputation as a performer, recording artist and producer. Melvin is most reveredfor his powerful, high-spirited, Hammond B-3 organ, and keyboards inthe Jerry Garcia Band.Melvin spun his B-3 magic with the Jerry Garcia Band for 18 years and in doing so helpedpioneer and define what has now become "Jam Band Music". From blues to funk to rock to jazz,Melvin Seals serves up a tasty mix with a little R&B and gospel thrown in to spice things up.Melvin and JGB bring an intuitive, expressive style, soul, spontaneity and remarkable chops tothe table. John Kadlecik on lead guitar and vocal duties, John-Paul McLean's savory bass,Jeremy Hoenig on the drumsand, of course, a heapin' helpin' of the wizard's magic onHammond B-3 Organ and keyboards. Along with Lady Chi & Darlene Coleman on back-upvocals, the result is a most satisfying blend of natural organic grooves that challenges genreboundaries. Their chemistry is the focus from which they create a spontaneous and high artwhere the sky is the limit musically. They offer an exciting, often psychedelic musical journeythat changes nightly and keeps the audience dancing and smiling (and some staring inamazement) for hours.Adding his rock-gospel-soul-rhythm and blues touch with his funky style of playing, no wonderJerry nicknamed him "Master of the Universe". Melvin continues to treat music lovers to hisunique brand of melodic flavor with JGB. Come see and hear for yourself!
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