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January 19, 1999 | MIKE BOEHM, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Roomful of Blues has gone through a houseful of changes in its 30-year history as an astonishingly diverse, eminently danceable all-purpose purveyor of blues, swing, R&B and old-fashioned rock 'n' roll. But the past year brought so much turnover that only a band with a truly durable mission and concept, not to mention a sterling ensemble reputation, could have survived it.
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January 19, 1999 | MIKE BOEHM, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Roomful of Blues has gone through a houseful of changes in its 30-year history as an astonishingly diverse, eminently danceable all-purpose purveyor of blues, swing, R&B and old-fashioned rock 'n' roll. But the past year brought so much turnover that only a band with a truly durable mission and concept, not to mention a sterling ensemble reputation, could have survived it.
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May 3, 1991 | MIKE BOEHM, TIMES STAFF WRITER
People who play the blues for a living usually acquire a down-to-earth realism and a healthy skepticism. They learn to separate possibility from pure fantasy. As a veteran of more than 20 years with Roomful of Blues, one of the earthiest, most firmly rooted blues bands around, Greg Piccolo presumably knew where he stood in the scheme of things.
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June 25, 1997 | BUDDY SEIGAL, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Ever hear of a piccolo that blows a mean sax, doubles on guitar and writes songs in any number of styles? Former Roomful of Blues tenor saxman Greg Piccolo is on a mission to prove his versatility. Since embarking on a solo career in 1994, Piccolo, who will play three shows in Southern California this week, has added a number of tricks, affirming that he's much more than your ordinary sideman.
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June 25, 1997 | BUDDY SEIGAL, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Ever hear of a piccolo that blows a mean sax, doubles on guitar and writes songs in any number of styles? Former Roomful of Blues tenor saxman Greg Piccolo is on a mission to prove his versatility. Since embarking on a solo career in 1994, Piccolo, who will play three shows in Southern California this week, has added a number of tricks, affirming that he's much more than your ordinary sideman.
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May 3, 1991 | MIKE BOEHM, TIMES STAFF WRITER
People who play the blues for a living usually acquire a down-to-earth realism and a healthy skepticism. They learn to separate possibility from pure fantasy. As a veteran of more than 20 years with Roomful of Blues, one of the earthiest, most firmly rooted blues bands around, Greg Piccolo presumably knew where he stood in the scheme of things.
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