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Campbell Brothers: John Coltrane’s A Love Supreme at Penn Live Arts

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Posted by Judy Browngoehl on July 14, 2021

Where

Penn Live Arts
3680 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA
Map
215-898-3900

Campbell Brothers: John Coltrane’s A Love Supreme at Penn Live Arts

When

Fri, January 28, 2022
8:00 pm

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Musicians

Campbell Brothers
band/orchestra

About

Masters of a little-known American musical tradition, the Campbell Brothers have helped establish sacred steel, a fusion of African American gospel with electric steel guitars and soaring vocals. Now, the group takes on John Coltrane’s A Love Supreme, a seminal recording that evidenced how Coltrane’s expansive musical innovations intertwined with his religious devotion. With their signature slide guitars and particular attention to the album’s transcendent spiritual message, this Philadelphia premiere offers “a soul-stirring blend of gospel and the power and volume of electric blues and rock, a sound as hot as brimstone that kicks holy butt.” (NPR)...

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