Of the many players that rounded out the cast of NBC’s The Office
, Creed Bratton
offered the most unusual blend of laughs and intrigue, especially that episode where he takes a guitar and completely shreds a blues riff. Turns out, the series’ joke about Creed being in ’60s psychedelic band the Grass Roots and touring with Janis Joplin was completely true. These days, the classic-rock guitarist and band leader is still sizzling on stages around the country, touring in support of his latest album, Tell Me About It
. Creed Bratton, along with Dirty Cello, comes to City Winery on Wednesday, Aug. 12, 1030 Main St., Napa. 8pm. $19. 707.260.1600.