On Stage: Christie Lenée brings big guitar talent to The Flash

By Denny Dyroff, Entertainment Editor, The Times Christie Lenée If Christie Lenée played electric guitar with roots in the blues instead of acoustic guitar with a fingerpicking pedigree, she would be on a plateau with Jeff Beck, Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton and Jimmy Page. That doesn’t mean that Lenée is not an internationally acclaimed guitarist who is one of the best in the world at what she...

On Stage (Extra) JJ Grey and the music of the swamp

By Denny Dyroff, Staff Writer, The Times JJ Grey JJ Grey doesn’t hollowly boast about “draining the swamp” but rather brings the music of the swamp to listeners around the world. Based in Jacksonville, Florida, Grey and his band JJ Grey & Mofro are known for playing lively southern swamp rock. On October 21, JJ Grey & Mofro will visit the area for a show at Union Transfer (1026 Spring...