When: Fri., Dec. 20, 8 p.m. 2013
Lydia Pense & Cold Blood Friday, December 20. 8:00 pm, $20. Vocally, Lydia Pense has been compared to Janis Joplin, but she is a true original and a pioneer in the women's rock movement. During the late 60s and early 70s, Lydia & Cold Blood helped Tower Of Power forge their own specific brand of Funk/Soul and R&B, “East Bay Grease.” Cold Blood are all veteran Bay Area musicians with an extensive writing and touring history, including Elvin Bishop, Jefferson Starship, Boz Skaggs, Albert Collins and more.