January 21

Popa Chubby

Holland Performing Arts Center, Scott Recital Hall, 13th and Douglas

8 p.m. $25 Advance, $30 show day

(402) 345-0606, www.ticketomaha.com

It’s another show in the outstanding 1200 Club series. Popa Chubby, the man The New York Times called “a post-modern Muddy Waters” brings his

blues-rock act to downtown Omaha. One of the most popular figures in modern blues, the 300-pound, shaved-head blossoming legend is part Stooges and part Buddy Guy. He got his start at CBGB and in the best tradition of the blues, he takes real-life stories and rocks the roof off the house. Don’t expect anything less on Saturday.

– Andy Roberts


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