For well over three decades vocalist/guitarist, J.P. Smoketrain, has kept the blues alive in Hawaii. JP, with his band, opened the late great blues legend, B.B. King’s concert at the Blaisdell Arena in November, 2002. As a soloist, duet, and band leader JP has opened many of the islands well-known restaurants, bars and nightclubs.
On Friday, June 21st J.P. Smoketrain will bring his Uptown Rhythm and Down Home Blues Revue to Medici's. The Allstar band members are Scott Shafer Drums, Jamie Hunting Bass, Harry Nakano and Clayton Apilando Guitars, Ethan Capone Piano/Keyboards, Paul Stanley’s Power House Horns with Paul Stanley Saxophone and Ray Williams Trumpet will add that extra "Memphis Style Soulful Push," ala Otis Redding.