California crew cruise into town
CALIFORNIAN quintet Allensworth will bring their blend of rock and soul to Yamba this weekend.
Fronted by Jamie Allensworth and percussionist Anthony Gonzales, the band comprises musicians from northern and southern California who rely heavily on the soul tradition of James Brown, Ottis Redding, and Curtis Mayfield.
Lead singer Allensworth said his influences include Alabama Shakes, Michael Kiwanuka and Tame Impala.
The talented singer guitarist has opened for James Brown and shared the stage with Prince and Stevie Wonder.
Catch Allensworth at Yamba's Pacific Hotel on Friday night.