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Larry McCray's heart and soul are in the blues. It's been 25 years this performer of scalding-hot and tasteful blues born in Arkansas progressed to a Michigan-based singer, guitarist, bandleader, and songwriter. Larry is a heir to a lineage that includes personal influences and heroes such as B.B. King, Freddie King, Albert King, all of whom he met..

McCray's eight albums have blended reverence of this tradition with his own soulful spin. These achievements have been noted with an Orville H. Gibson Male Blues Guitarist of the Year award and the Top Guitarist prize in International Blues Matters' 2014 writer's poll.

Larry McCray was assisted with soulful organ swirls by female keyboardist Clever Matoska.
Kerry Clark is an extremely talented Bassist/Guitarist and Singer from Detroit Michigan.. There is no doubt Kerry is authentic.
Steve McCray has been the backbone of the Larry McCray Band since the beginning. He plays drums, guitar, and is an excellent vocalist.

A large crowd of fans lined the sidewalks outside the Gem Theater patiently waiting to see Larry McCray and get good seating for the performance.

If contemporary blues has a long-term future in the 21st century, it's very likely that guitarist Larry McCray will continue to play a role in its ongoing development. Beginning with this 1990 debut album, Ambition, and continuing into the new millennium, McCray has signaled both a strong commitment to the tradition and the vision to usher the genre in exciting new directions.