Sista Monica “the lioness of the blues” released her latest – 11th CD “Living in the Danger Zone” in October 2011. Immediately, she became a 2012 Blues Music Award nominee for “Best Soul Blues Female Artist” by The Blues Foundation. Recognized as an international festival favorite, Parker is starting a summer festival and concert tour starting in California, then France, Cincinnati, Ohio, Washington DC, Red Deer, Canada, Eugene, Oregon, Chicago, Illinois and Lucerne Switzerland with many dates in between.
ista Monica is recognized for her songwriting, music recordings, powerful vocals, and dynamic performances.
She connects and is often compared to legendary singers Etta James, Koko Taylor, Ruth Brown, and Katie Webster. Parker says “these women are the mothers of my blues” as expressed in her 10th CD “Soul, Blues, & Ballads” released in 2010. Her original song “Show Me What You’re Working With” was on the hit show “So You Think You Can Dance” . Choreographer – Ray Leeper selected the song written by Sista Monica and her piano player Danny Beconcini from her 2005 CD release “Can’t Keep a Good Woman Down.”
Over 70 years our dedicated staff of musicians has assisted pros and beginners alike in getting not only the finest gear available but the right gear for their needs. At Gelb it’s ALWAYS been about the music–playing it that is. We don’t just sell it, we use it.
Each department constantly monitors advertising nationwide to make sure you always get the lowest price possible. If you would like to play, listen to, or learn about the latest gear in a relaxed atmosphere, with a non-commissioned knowledgeable salesman who will be there long after the sale AND get a great deal then come see us.
There is a difference!
722 El Camino Real, Redwood City, CA, 94063