Marcia Ball live – February, 1. 2010.
Singer/pianist Marcia Ball knows how to raise roofs and tear down walls with her infectious, intelligent and deeply emotional brand of southern boogie, rollicking, roadhouse blues and heartfelt ballads. Over the course of her three-decade career, Ball has earned a huge and intensely loyal following all over the world. Her exquisite piano playing and passionate, playful vocals fuse New Orleans and Gulf Coast R&B with Austin’s deep songwriting tradition into a sound No Depression described as “a little rock, a lot of roll, a pinch of rhythm and a handful of blues.” Marcia is taking part in the tribute to legendary music promoter Rod Kennedy Tuesday, Feb. 2 at the Paramount Theatre. Catch her live in Studio 1A the day before with Jay Trachtenberg at 2.