Bart Mendoza 9 p.m., Dec. 17
Cory Wilkins: Guitar (acoustic), Guitar (electric), Vocals | Laura Wilkins: Drums | Ed Kunold: Banjo, Guitar (acoustic), Guitar (electric), Mandolin, Vocals | Greg Drilling: Bass guitar, Vocals | Jeff Sers: Guitar (acoustic), Guitar (electric)
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Inception: San Diego, 2013
Ex-Band Members: Joe Kievit, Bass guitar
Influences: Eric Church, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Jason Aldean, Hank Williams, Jr., Bruce Springsteen
Based in Point Loma, the Cory Wilkins Band is led by singer/guitarist/drummer Cory Wilkins, who has been blind since birth. His sister, drummer Laura Wilkins (also blind) frequently performs with him.
His album San Diego Summer was released in 2011, followed by Turn Up the Band in 2012 and a country EP called Beyond the Bonfire in 2013.