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CELSO SALIM & DARRYL CARRIERE
Booking for 2024

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Brazilian Guitarist Celso Salim and Californian harmonica player Darryl Carriere are releasing their first record together, produced by Mike Hightower. 

Celso has 6 solo albums and won five Independent Music Awards. He toured with Larry McCray, performed with Magic Slim, opened for B.B. King, Deep Purple, Canned Heat, John Hammond and most recently collaborated with Johnny Stachela (Allman Betts Band) and Artur Menezes. Celso became one of the most respected guitarists in California and in 2019 won 3rd place at the IBC.

Winner of the 2019 IBC’s Lee Oskar harmonica award, Darryl was recently featured at the 2nd Harp Fest along with Mitch Kashmar & RJ Micho. He performed with Corey Stevens, Preston Smith and Robbie Krieger (The Doors) and worked with drummer Gary Mallaber (Van Morrison & Steve Miller Band).

With a powerful & energetic show, Celso & Darryl captivate audiences with inspired performances featuring a soulful blend of guitar & harmonica sounds. 

Photo by Jim Brock

THE BAND
Celso Salim: guitar & vocals
Darryl Carriere: harmonica & vocals
Mike Hightower: bass (Lester Butler, 44’s)
David Kida: drums (Rod Piazza, Kirk Fletcher)

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VIDEOS

BBQ - Upcoming New Single (private link) 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RmYFIXaYhps

OJAI BLUES FEST 2023
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=08iLGyJjkuo

DESERT BLUES REVIVAL
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qNBvdAaca_8&t=5s

CELSO & DARRYL RECENT PERFORMANCES

Ojai Blues Fest 2023 – Ojai, CA - USA
2nd Harp Fest 2023 – Ventura, CA - USA
República Blues Festival 2022 – Brasília, Brazil
Beer & Blues Festival 2022 – Maringá, Brazil 
Bourbon Street 2022- São Paulo, Brazil

Kjazz Blues Cruise 2019 – Los Angeles, CA- USA
Desert Blues Revival 2022– Palm Springs, CA - USA
Mammoth Village Fest – Mammoth Lakes, CA - USA (4x 2019 - 2023) 
Battle of the blues harps 2021 – Long Beach, CA- USA
Biscuits and Blues – San Francisco, CA- USA
Catalina Jazz Club – Los Angeles, CA- USA
Cadillac Zack’s Blues Circuit – Southern California - USA

Orpheum Theater Memphis, TN - IBC 2019 Finals 

 

BOOKING

Celso Salim
celsosalim@gmail.com
1 (310) 925-3181

www.celsoanddarryl.com
www.celsosalim.com

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