It’s been said that you don’t choose the blues – it chooses you. For guitar virtuoso Albert Cummings, no words could ring more true. Cummings masterful guitar wizardry has drawn comparisons to iconic axe legends Albert King, Freddie King, Jimi Hendrix, and even his own musical inspiration, Stevie Ray Vaughan. He has graced the stage with such esteemed luminaries as Buddy Guy, Johnny Winter, Susan Tedeschi, Sheryl Crow, and BB King King, who called Cummings “a great guitarist.” With mesmerizing extended guitar jams, Cummings’ Fender Strat sings while he takes you on a twisting and turning blues roller coaster.
Alberta Rose Theatre, 3000 NE Alberta St. Tuesday, February 25, 8:00 pm. $20.00 advance at etix.com, $24.00 at the door.