Led by Jojo Stockton, Solacoustix brings the fun. Lead singer, Stuart Brown (aka "The Human Jukebox"), takes you on a musical journey from Kings of Leon to Bonnie Raitt, Journey, Otis Redding, Michael Jackson, and more. This high-octane show will keep you entertained with crazy-good mash-ups from start to finish.
Solacoustix also features David Miller on keys, and Chis Eural on drums.
James Lagueux Band
James Lagueux has been performing and producing music more than 30 years in Austin SanAntonio and Now Roanoke. The style is Progressive Blues with fusion, Jazz, and classical influences including instrumentals and soulful vocal tunes. James has Many album credits and several solo records and has opened for national and international touring acts including Blackberry Smoke, The Fix, Fabulous Thunderbirds, Ian Moore and Charlie Sexton.
The Jose Ramirez Band
At 30 years old, Jose Ramirez is Costa Rica’s premier Blues artist and has played with some of the biggest names in the Blues industry. To name a few. these artists include Anson Funderburgh, Mark Hummel, Bryan Lee, Shawn Holt and Albert Castiglia. Jose experienced the American Blues scene for a couple of years and played some of the best Blues clubs in the country including Buddy Guy’s Legends and Rosa's in Chicago, and The Bradfordville Blues Club in Florida. He also played some of the biggest Blues festivals in the U.S. such as the Washington D.C. Blues Festival and the Bonita Springs Blues Festival in Florida.
Jose has done session work as a guitar player for Florida based singer Lauren Mitchell on her latest album recorded in Los Angeles, California by award-winning producer Tony Braunagel (Taj Mahal, Robert Cray, Bonnie Raitt). Jose has also been a part of Panama’s annual Blues and Jazz Festival held in Boquet,e Panama. He was backed-up by the legendary Nighthawks (U.S.A.).
Jose recently completed his second European Tour that included over 30 shows throughout Europe (Holland, Belgium, England, Spain and the Basque Country) . While touring Europe, he recorded his latest EP in England ‘’The UK Sessions."
Now based out of Washington D.C., “The Costa Rican Blues Ambassador” is working hard on the making of his new album. The album will be produced by Blues legend Anson Funderburgh.
Jose and his band took to the highways in a 2019 U.S. Summer Tour that included some of the best Blues venues in the country including Buddy Guy’s Legends in Chicago, the House of Blues in Chicago, the Funky Biscuit and the Bradfordville Blues in Florida, the Zoo Bar in Nebraska, the Time Out Pub in Maine. etc.
Monster Atlantic is a rock music experiment that hails from the heart of Roanoke Virginia. Monster Atlantic delivers a high energy rock show full of collaborative original music fueled by the combination of singer/rhythm guitarist Lance Smith, lead guitarist Matt Stump, bassist Alex Ayers and drummer/backing vocalist Tad Dickens. The band has opened recent shows for Crash Test Dummies, Big Head Todd and the Monsters, & Carbon Leaf.
Blue 5 Weekend Reservations:
On nights we offer music, Blue 5 offers two seatings for our guests:
1) An early seating for guests who do NOT wish to stay for the live entertainment.
2) A late seating for guests who want the option to stay for the live entertainment.
PLEASE NOTE: Early seating reservations have a 2-hour allotment before the seating
following their reservation, which allows plenty of time to enjoy dinner with us.