Guelph’s guitar virtuoso Adrian Raso & The Travelling Bohemians makes his way to Halifax for a début show at The Carleton on Saturday, August 12th. Show time is 7 PM and tickets are $20 + HST advanced, or $25 + HST at the door.
Adrian Raso is a respected guitarist/composer from Guelph, Ontario, Canada and has been the proud recipient of several Ontario Arts Council Grants in Popular Music. Adrian has recorded two instrumental EPs and ten full-length instrumental albums.
2020 has seen Adrian transition into the world of film and begin his journey as a screen composer. His music has been featured in Sacha Baron Cohen’s Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (2020) and Konstantin Statskiy’s Hotel Belgrade (2020).
Over the years, during various projects, he collaborated with Lee Rocker (Stray Cats) and drummer Michael Bland (Prince & The New Power Generation); Rudy Sarzo (Ozzy Osbourne, Whitesnake) and Vinny Appice (Black Sabbath, Dio); Sheila E. (Prince, Ringo Starr) and drummer Kevin Figueiredo (Extreme). Favourable reviews and critical acclaim have led to artist endorsements from Gretsch guitars, Godin guitars, Dr. Z Amplification, The Deering Banjo Company, Michael Collins guitars, K&K Sound pick-ups, Keeley Electronics, Wampler Pedals, Pigtronix, Radial Engineering, Pedaltrain, and Biltmore Hats. Adrian is considered a guitar virtuoso, an exceptional songwriter, and his jaw-dropping live shows worldwide never fail to impress..