Ray DeSylvesters’ Blue Smoke

Upcoming Performances

Sweet Baby Ray’s Blue Smoke plays high energy classic Chicago Blues throughout central and Northern Arizona. They keep the Blues alive with their soulful sound as they portray music similar to juke joints on the South side of Chicago.The bands inspiration draws from the great Chess record artists who made the Mississippi saxophone (harmonica) famous, such as: Little Walter, George Harmonica Smith, James Cotton, Sonny Boy Williamson, and Junior Wells. These great masters continually inspire Sweet Baby Ray’s Blue Smoke to apply legendary tones and licks to each performance.
Harpmaster Sweet Baby Ray is known for his solo harmonica renditions of the national anthem at festivals and weaving throughout the audience when he performs