Music at the Vineyard – Mr. Jimmy
Join us Friday, October 20 at Burntshirt Vineyards Tasting Room and Winery for live music at the vineyard with Asheville Blues act Mr. Jimmy! Mr. Jimmy is the solo project of guitarist, vocalist, and song writer Jim “Ang” Anderson. Jim fronted the Blues band, The Chicago Kingsnakes for 35 years, performing over 4000 shows. Recently in 2018 he moved to Asheville, NC to embark on his solo career. Since then in 2022 Mr. Jimmy was voted one of the Best Blues Performers by the Best of WNC.
Mr. Jimmy writes, sings and plays real-deal Chicago style Blues. A lifelong resident of Chicago’s infamous South Side, he has shared the stage with the likes of Buddy Guy, Koko Taylor, Little Milton, James Cotton, Junior Wells, Lefty Dizz, Jimmy Dawkins, Johnny Twist, and many more! Jim has released 10 albums of original music with The Chicago Kingsnakes. Additionally, in July 2020 he debuted his solo release “All Alone With the Blues.” He also produced and hosted an NPR radio show “Confessin’ The Blues” where he interviewed and performed with many Blues artists.
Come on out to Burntshirt Vineyards in Hendersonville on Friday from 3-6 PM and catch one of WNC’s busiest musical acts. It’s going to be a Bluesy good time of fantastic music, great wine and good eats with Mr. Jimmy. We can’t wait to see you here!