On June 16th, I received an email from The Englert Theatre, asking if I would be able to attend the The True Blood Event, June 17th. The  event featured a reception with author Charlaine Harris and the screening of the third season premier episode of HBO’s hit series, TRUE BLOOD.

Prior to the show, I did a telephone interview with Jayce about his new album, as well as the up coming concert at the Englert.

Jayce began his part of the event at 7:00 PM, accompanied by acclaimed guitarist, Dan Cohen. Jayce allowed me access to the stage during his performance, so I was able to watch from the wings as the two took the stage.  they played several songs from the new record, “Red Revelations,” as well as a few covers and older material.

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Armed with an acoustic guitar, Jayce quickly broke his G string, prompting him to state, “I wish I had my Startocastor…”Dan played some of the meanest slide I witnessed, often taking some breath ta kingly velvet like solos.

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Besides the popular, “Bad Things,” I was  impressed with a new song, “I Want You.” Jayce said that the song will appear in Season Three of True Blood.

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After the extended performance, Jacye and Dan mingled with the crowd, signed posters, books, CDs and posed for numerous pictures with fans.

 

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