Joe Bonamassa plays Motorpoint Arena Sheffield

Joe Bonamassa
Joe Bonamassa

Award-winning blues rock star, guitar hero and singer-songwriter Joe Bonamassa and his ace touring band will play the Motorpoint Arena Sheffield on Saturday March 24 as part of a major UK arena tour.

Fresh off his successful European tour with Black Country Communion, and rave reviews of BCC’s “2” album, Joe’s forthcoming UK solo tour will see him perform material from his current studio album “Dust Bowl” plus songs from his vast catalogue of albums including A New Day Yesterday, The Ballad of John Henry, Sloe Gin, and Black Rock.

Joe will also preview some new songs from his forthcoming studio album due for release in late May 2012.

His band includes Carmine Rojas (bass), Rick Melick (keyboards) and Tal Bergman (drums).

“Joe Bonamassa is the new messiah for guitar music lovers.” – The Sun

“Bonamassa’s guitar playing and singing are still on a strong upward curve. Forget derivative – this couldn’t be anyone but Joe.” - Guitarist

“Bonamassa’s precision guitar playing is something of a revelation.” – Classic Rock

In the beginning ‘God’ aka Eric Clapton created British blues. Like some Les Paul-toting Jesus, Joe Bonamassa is continuing his hero’s legacy.” – Total Guitar

Tickets for Joe Bonamassa at the Motorpoint Arena Sheffield on Saturday March 24, priced £30, £40, £50 (booking fee may apply) are available online at Motorpoint Arena Sheffield by phone on 0114 256 5656 and in person at the Arena Box office.