PAUL NELSON will join a growing list of outstanding blues musicians to grace the stage at Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club when he performs on Friday, November 12 at 7:30 P.M. Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club had phenomenal performances by GRAMMY® Award-Winner & Master Harmonica Player CHARLIE MUSSELWHITE on October 13 and 4x-Blues Music Award Winner & Legendary Blues Guitarist WALTER TROUT on November 7, 2021. In December, Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club will feature 3x-GRAMMY® Award Nominee SUGAR RAY NORCIA on December 1 as well as 2x-GRAMMY Award Winner & 14x-Blues Music Award Winner BOBBY RUSH on December 18 and British Blues Hall of Fame Guitarist MATT SCHOFIELD on December 19, 2021.



Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club Features GRAMMY® Award-Winning Blues Guitarist & Songwriter PAUL NELSON on Friday, November 12 at 7:30 P.M. Paul Nelson is recognized as one of today’s top modern contemporary guitarists, songwriters, and sought after record producers.

Paul Nelson not only has the distinction of being the hand picked fellow guitarist to the legendary blues rock icon Johnny Winter in the 2000’s, but he has toured the world over performing or recording along side an endless who’s who of top artists – from Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy, Paul McCartney, Ben Harper, Robben Ford and Joe Bonamassa to Warren Haynes, Derek Trucks, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Susan Tedeschi, and Dr. John, among others. When talking about Paul, Buddy Guy said, “He’s a great guitar player…” and Warren Haynes also declared, “Great Guitarist.”

Paul Nelson received a GRAMMY® Award for his work performing on and producing Johnny Winter’s ‘Step Back’ album which won “Best Blues Album of the Year” and added to Paul’s list of GRAMMY® Award Nominations. This album also won the Blues Music Award for “Best Blues Rock Album of the Year” and reached #1 on the Billboard Blues Charts.

“We are very excited to have Paul Nelson and his band perform at Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club, ” said Suzanne Bresette, Managing Director, Programming at Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club. “Paul’s show is already sold out to an enthusiastic audience waiting see his legendary guitar playing. We know Paul and his band will put on a fantastic show at Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club.”

Tickets for Paul Nelson at Jimmy’s Jazz and Blues Club on Friday, November 12 are SOLD OUT.

Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club’s 2021 Schedule includes 17 GRAMMY® Award-Winning Artists and a comprehensive list of Jazz and Blues musicians with 200+ GRAMMY® Award Nominations amongst them. Visit Jimmy’s Online Event Calendar for Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club’s complete 2021 Schedule. Subscribe to Jimmy’s Email Newsletter to stay informed on new jazz and blues artist announcements, tickets, special offers, Jimmy’s Sunday Jazz Brunch, and much more.

The mission of Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club is to provide guests a one-of-a-kind, world-class experience featuring serious jazz and blues music served with exceptional southern-inspired cuisine. Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club features a spectacular and visually breathtaking environment engineered to deliver the highest quality acoustics while utilizing state-of-the-art production, sound and lighting technologies. Jimmy’s Jazz & Blues Club is located within a beautifully restored 1905 building at 135 Congress Street in the heart of historic downtown Portsmouth, New Hampshire. For more information visit