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Mahajibee Blues Band concludes campus celebration of Black History Month

Mahajibee Blues Band live at the Benedum Center.
Mahajibee Blues Band brings its blues, rock and indie sounds to the Forum Theatre at Penn State New Kensington.
2/6/2013 —

PITTSBURGH BAND OPENED FOR BB KING
Blending of Blues, Rock and Indie Music
Noon – 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 20, Forum Theatre

Penn State New Kensington concludes its celebration of Black History Month with a performance by the Mahajibee Blues Band from noon to 3 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 20, in the campus’ Forum Theatre.

Mahajibee performs a blend of blues, rock and indie music. The five-man band features Tim Ambrass, bass; Brent McConnell, drums; Pat Tevis, keys/harp/vocals; Tim Vitullo, guitar/vocals; and Earl Schwalm, guitar/vocals.

Based in Pittsburgh, the group has played at numerous festivals thoughout the country including the King Biscuit Blues Festival in Arkansas and the Summertime Blues Festival in Maryland. Mahajibee has opened for blues legend BB King.

The performance is free to the public. For more information, contact Lauren Blum, student events coordinator, at ldb14@psu.edu or 724-334-6063.

For more on Mahajibee Blues Band, visit http://www.playcrossroads.com/u/Desnovel online.

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