The Cedric Burnside Project

  • The ArtsCenter 300 East Main Street Carrboro, NC, 27510 United States

As the grandson of legendary North Mississippi Hill Country Blues musician R.L. Burnside, Cedric Burnside has been playing drums and singing the blues his entire life. He began touring with his grandfather at the age of 13 and continues spreading the Hill Country tradition across the world. Cedric is joined by Trenton Ayers, son of “Little Joe” Ayers, on guitar. Their album, Descendants of Hill Country, was nominated for a Grammy in the Best Blues Album of the Year in 2016.