A night of music with Eric McFadden, aka "Lightning" (as pinned by Joe Strummer of The Clash because of his speed on the guitar). A musical phenomenon, McFadden seamlessly blends rock, funk, blues, and americana to make you groove! A guitar-playing virtuoso, Eric "Magic Fingers" McFadden has toured the world both as a solo artist, as well as traveling with funk legend George Clinton of Parliament/Funkadelic, and rock legend Eric Burdon of The Animals. Heralded by Guitar Player Magazine as "the closest thing San Francisco has to a modern-day Jimi Hendrix", McFadden has been stunning audiences with his guitar wizardry for years. His style is unique, with his rocK n roLL sensibility blending stunningly with his blues, funk, punk & even flamenco influences. A masterful songwriter, his catalogue is extensive and diverse, ranging from high-energy rock to touching ballads. McFadden has collaborated on stage and/or in the studio with the regal likes of Bo Diddley, Keb Mo', Living Colour, Joe Strummer (The Clash), Nels Cline (Wilco), Les Claypool (Primus), The Meters, Bernie Worell (Talking Heads), Bonnie Rait, Bill Kreutzman (Grateful Dead), Ron Wood & Chuck Leavel (Rolling Stones), Widespread Panic, Jackson Browne, Fishbone, Mike Watt (Minutemen), The Reverend Horton Heat, Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, Grace Potter, Galactic, and more. A truly phenomenal musician, Eric McFadden continues to wow audiences world-wide!
2528 Nicollet Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55404