“A dynamic, seasoned, veteran
performer by this point”

Teaneck-raised blues belter Shemekia Copeland, daughter of the late great Texas bluesman Johnny “Clyde” Copeland, comes to Stanhope House Wednesday night, Sept. 20, for a rare New Jersey performance.

One of Copeland’s earliest performances was at the Old Bay Restaurant in New Brunswick in the early 1990s with her father.  She was just 15 or 16 at the time and accompanied her late father on regular visits to the club (and the radio show I host). […]

She’s a dynamic, seasoned, veteran performer by this point.

By Richard Skelly, on app.com. Read the full story.