The Robert Cray Band


Sun Jul 23 2023


7:30 pm

Since 1974, The Robert Cray Band has been touring and recording their unique groove, born from a love of soul, R&B, gospel, blues, and rock’n’roll.

The Robert Cray Band will be touring the US and UK for the first time since the 2020 release of
his album, That’s What I Heard.

“Funky, cool and bad,” is how Cray describes the Grammy-nominated album, produced by
longtime collaborator, Steve Jordan, who adds, “I thought, if we could get this thing that Sam
Cooke used to have, the kind of sound that early Sam Cooke records had, that we could pull
this off.”

“Robert Cray is not only making music, he’s making history,” writes Guitar Player Magazine.
Over the past four decades, Cray has created a sound that rises from American roots, blues,
soul and R&B, with five Grammy wins, 20 acclaimed studio and live albums that punctuate the
Blues Hall of Famer’s career. On That’s What I Heard, Robert celebrates the music of Curtis
Mayfield, Bobby “Blue” Bland, The Sensational Nightingales, and more, alongside Cray’s own

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Lensic Performing Arts Center
Lensic Performing Arts Center
211 W. San Francisco Street Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501