If I ever had a new aria to learn I would listen to Gedda first in order to make sure I was “doing it right.”
Garrett Harris 4 p.m., Feb. 27
Genre: Blues & Soul
Sound description: Traditional Chicago blues.
RIYL: Muddy Waters, Bo Diddley
Current Status: Playing frequently at Patrick's II.
Influences: Little Walter, Muddy Waters, Elmore James, the Aces, Eddie Taylor, Jimmy Reed, Jimmie Rogers, Sonny Boy Williamson, Lonnie Johnson, T-Bone Walker, Bo Diddley, Lightnin' Hopkins
The Blue Four is a Chicago-style blues band fronted by singer-guitarist Chris James and singer-bassist Patrick Rynn.