105, Faubourg du Temple Paris 10
Tuesday 19 June 2012
61 rue du Château d'Eau Paris 10
Sunday 17 November 2002
Gary Lucas, who is well known for his work
with Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band as a featured guitar soloist in the
early 80's, is an incredibly talented and versatile NYC-based guitarist / singer
/ songwriter who has earned a worldwide following in his own right over the
last several years.
Gary is known for his brilliant solo guitar work ("A true axe God," -Melody Maker), the long-standing band Gods and Monsters (based around Lucas' guitar and songwriting encompassing almost every style imaginable) and his work with many other outstanding musicians, including contributing songs and guitar for the major label debut albums from Jeff Buckley and Joan Osborne).
14th January 2001
Gary Lucas' work as a live performer and recording artist has consistently drawn great critical and audience response, going back to his earliest days as a featured soloist with the legendary Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band, with whom he recorded two albums. Over the course of his career he has performed with Leonard Bernstein, Lou Reed, Nick Cave, Iggy Pop, Patti Smith, John Zorn, Future Sound of London, Matthew Sweet, Sophie B. Hawkins, Graham Parker, Dr. John, Adrian Sherwood, Mary Margaret O'Hara, The Woodentops, The Mekons, Peter Stampfel, Richard Barone, Jeff Buckley, Joan Osborne, Bryan Ferry, Kate and Anna McGarrigle, Geoff Muldaur, Eric Mingus, Jim Carroll, Bob Neuwirth, Kevin Coyne, Allen Ginsberg, Bob Weir, Rob Wasserman, The Plastic People of the Universe, Damo Suzuki & Michael Karoli of Can, David Johansen, DJ Spooky, Van Dyke Parks and french group Tanger. At the Hôtel du Nord however, he will in principal be appearing on his own.