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Shari Puorto Band To Perform At The NAMM Show In Anaheim, 2015

AKG/ Harmon & Little Lightning are proud to announce The Shari Puorto to perform at the NAMM show in Anaheim, CA, 2015. "Shari has always provided an honest and powerful musical experience that strikes at the core of what music is all about. Great energy, original material, a true group performance, and a talent that reaches off the stage to touch the audience." Joe Wagoner, AKG/Harmon

The NAMM Show is the world's largest trade-only event for the music products industry. It is held every January in Anaheim, California, USA at the Anaheim Convention Center, and is one of the two largest music product trade shows in the world.

Show details:
Sunday 1/25/15
2pm
CenterStage at the Anaheim Convention Center, located between Halls B & C

Shari Puorto Band is a Blues/Rock Band with a whole lotta soul! If you haven't seen this band, you might want to do yourself a favor and see them. They are a unique band combining old school Blues and passion with their contemporary Blues/Rock flavor. With Shari's lead and vocal conviction, makes this project like no other.

Sept 9 2011_Stuart Hamilton's Review of 'Real'Blues Matters!, & Record Collector,
..."If you've been here before, you should have no doubt that Ms Puorto is a fabulous singer. I've said it before, and I'll say it again, she's right up there with Bonnie Bramlett in my pantheon of soulful blues singers, and I don't give higher praise than that......"

Winner: Americana, Blues, Roots song of the year, for Shari's song, Free.
Los Angeles Music Awards, Oct 2011.

Winner: 'Best Female Vocalist' at the South Bay Music Awards in 2006

Regionally, Shari has been nominated for many awards over the years, from the Los Angeles Music Awards, to the Southbay Music Awards, to the Orange County Music Awards.

CD release, "Real": Landed in the top 50 on the Roots Music Reports/Blues Category, Oct 2013

Q1, 2015 Shari is releasing her 4th CD, My Obsession, produced by Tony Braunagel.

Currently residing in the Los Angeles area, Shari Puorto is "a soulful singer with a sexy and raspy sound. Her live performance brings Janis Joplin to mind. Like Joplin, Puorto is a passionate performer with an energy that can rattle the foam in a pint of pilsner " Kevin, Pubclub.com.

Shari has the sensibility of an old soul reborn and is undeniably passionate. She is a powerful and dynamic live performer who quickly and quite naturally connects with her audience. (She's likely to steal your heart if you get too close!) Her intensity and warm nature shines through her singing and performances.

Shari Puorto Band is a Blues /Rock/Roots band with a whole lotta soul. They have been touring together for many years, sharing the stage with the likes of, Kansas, Tab Benoit, Jimmy Vivino, Tommy Castro, Joe Bonamassa, Dickey Betts, Tower of Power, Johnny Winter, Dave Mason, Robben Ford, Robin Trower, Walter Trout, Coco Montoya, Larry Carlton, Ike Turner, among others.

Shari Puorto Band's audience appeal is wide, from 20-year-olds to 80-year-olds and all races and color. Once you see their show you will understand why people are captivated and come back for more. "We know how to bring an audience together and allow them to feel something deep within their souls they never thought existed." Shari says. You have to see them to understand.

"Many of us anxiously wait to hear a voice that resonates throughout our entire body. When listening to Shari Puorto sing, you can actually feel her voice. Yeah, she's that good. When Shari delivers a hard driving blues tune or a soft intimate ballet, you feel her passion ad message that the songs were meant to share." Neil Caplin - iJamar Magazine



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