Joining the lineup! Jimi Kara has played nationally and internationally for years. Jimi has opened for Ozzie Osbourne, Slash, Elton John, Parliament Funkadelic, Played with Glenn Hughes of Deep purple, Alabama 3 (Sopranos theme tune) as well as Fly My Pretties.
Jimi is recognised as one of New Zealand’s premiere lead guitarists. Over the years he has toured America, Europe Australia, New Zealand UK with his band, as a guitar slinger for hire or on his own.
Jimi has been signed in the UK to a management deal and has been working on a new album which will be recorded in London and released by the end of the year.
He and his band will be playing a well refined version of the best material from this album and other tunes from his catalogue at the NZ Blues & BBQ Festival.