Northport N.Y. – It’s great when we get our music on TV shows but it’s even better when the artist is on the actual show! The Queen of Blues/Rock Guitar, Joanna Connor will appear and perform a song for the Fox drama “The Exorcist.” The date of broadcast is Friday November 18th, 9PM Eastern. Scroll down to see her video that has been viewed over 1 million times!
Since it’s release on August 26, Joanna Connor’s Six String Stories has become one of the most celebrated roots releases of the year. ‘Six String Stories’ is her first studio album in 14 years, but thousands of gigs in the interim have only enriched Chicago-based Joanna Connor’s fierce guitar skills and expressive, bluesy vocals. – The Associated Press
This album mirrors her live shows crammed with soul, virtuosity, blues and eclecticism! – Vintage Guitar
M.C. Records delivers Connor and her band in all of their upfront presence with an excellent recording containing rock solid imaging and a
layered and resonant stage in which Connor’s guitar is free to leap and growl in all its twisted, raw and dynamic force. – Nelson Brill – Boston Concert Reviews
It was about a year and a half ago that Joanna and her Les Paul became a YouTube sensation with millions of views around the world. You can view the 2:47 guitar shredding video that was recorded at the North Atlantic Blues Festival, just click the photo.
Joanna Connor is celebrating 30 years of being in Chicago. Since her arrival she has toured in 25 countriesand 49 states. Joanna was the first artist not on a major label to be signed to an endorsement deal by Gibson Guitars and Victoria Amps and has been featured in every major city newspaper and guitar magazine. Connor composed the soundtrack for Australian documentary “Being Dad,” and has shared stages with the likes of Jimmy Page, Los Lobos, Robert Cray, BB
King, The Doobie Brothers, Kenny Wayne Sheppard, Son Seals, The Neville Bros and a host of others. Click here for her complete bio: http://joannaconnor.com/bio/