Iowa City, Iowa (September 13, 2013) Iowa City’s Soul Festival was host to Johnny Kilowatt featuring Gloria Hardiman on Friday the 13th as the night’s closing band after Buddy Guy. They took the stage around 10:00 and played a soulful set to an enthusiastic group of people who hung around after Buddy Guy were treated to more quality blues and soul.  Fronted by Jon Klinkowitz, guitar and vocals, Bill Peterson on keyboards, Ed English,bass,  Saul Lubaroff, sax , James Robinson, drums and Chicago’s Gloria Hoffman, vocals.  Jon Klinkowitz has been playing modern electric blues in the Iowa City music scene for more than two decades and was a founding member of the Blues Instigators.  He has also played with other groups, including 2007 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee, Patrick Hazell, and the band, Mother Blues.  

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George Burrows' fascination with live music began in the 60's. He saw Cream on October 14, 1968, at Vets Auditorium in Des Moines, One year later Burrows attended The Denver Pop Festival in Mile High Stadium. He witnessed The Jimi Hendrix Experience's final gig on June 29, 1969. His list of artists included many who have shaped music for decades. Around 1993 Burrows become friends/colleagues with people in the music industry. He had developed an impressive networking resume which he used it to his advantage and began a concert photography website. He worked for free through multiple live music websites designed to promote live music and the often struggling artists and venues. His shoot for no pay was an obstacle with other photographers. Burrows’ sole purpose for LGS was for the art, not monetary means. He lived in the music environment and soon developed name recognition. After the loss of his brother, a professional drummer, in 2014, he became serious about becoming a drummer. Burrows began drum lessons. The LGS website, contributors and his studies did not match. In 2016 he was about to pull the plug on LGS and embrace drumming. After a chance consultation with one of the most highly regarded session drummers and programmers today he got his answer. Start a website featuring only drummers. With help, he launched Burrows added his passion for drumming with his expertise of live music photography by launching Drummer Photographer LGS.