Roy Roberts Every Shade of Blues

Roy Roberts Live Collage

Roy Roberts' Live Performances

Roy Roberts "heats up the place" with his dynamic showmanship, singing, and guitar playing.

Roy thanks everyone that has come to see him and sends out a special "thanks"
to his friends overseas. "Y'all keep rockin' to the blues....I'll be back soon!"

Roy Roberts Performances


UPCOMING EVENTS
May 20, 2017Sat Blue Note Grill
709 Washington Street, Durham, North Carolina 27701
 Blue Note Fest with 3 bands
Jun 24, 2017Sat12:00 PM Private Wedding Roy plays the wedding reception.


PAST EVENTS
Feb 18, 2017Sat8:00 PM Blue Note Grill
709 Washington Street, Durham, North Carolina 27701
 Join Roy with Good Rocking Sam opening
Oct 7, 2016Fri6:15 PM Blue Ridge Music Center
Winston-Salem, NC
 Roy and the band will take the stage at 6:15pm!
Sep 17, 2016Sat Carolina Hall
Chester, SC
 Check Roy out on his way back from Bradfordville Blues Club
Sep 16, 2016Fri8:00 PM Bradfordville Blues Club
7152 Moses Ln
Tallahassee, FL 32309
 Roy Roberts & The Quest
Sep 9, 2016Fri6:30 PM Bull Durham Blues Festival
Hayti Heritage Center
804 Fayetteville Street
Durham, NC 27701
 Bobby Hinton, Beverly Guitar Watkins, Barbara Carr, and Roy Roberts
Aug 25, 2016Thu Blues to Bop Festival
Lugano, Switzerland
 Roy will be playing the Blues to Bop festival in Lugano, Switzerland which is a 3-day festival August 25-27, 2016
Jul 5, 2016Tue Blues Passions Association
info@bluespassions.com
1 rue du port
16100 Cognac, France
Tel: 05 45 36 11 81
 Roy's been asked to return to Cognac France once again for the Cognac Festival!
Jun 11, 2016Sat9:00 PM Thirsty's 2
119 N. Chimney Rock Road
Greensboro, NC, 27409
 Ladies Auxiliary open for Roy Roberts Band. Wear your dancing shoes!
May 7, 2016Sat9:00 PM Thirsty's 2
119 N Chimney Rock Rd
Greensboro, NC 27409
 Soul Central feat. Jay Bird

Roy Roberts & The Quest

Mar 26, 2016Sat8:00 PM Blue Note Grill
709 Washington St,
Durham, NC 27701
 Roy Roberts & The Quest
Mar 19, 2016Sat8:00 PM Classe Restaurant
2618 Lawndale Dr.
Greensboro, NC 27408
 Roy Roberts & The Quest
Feb 6, 2016Sat9:00 PM Thirsty's 2
119 N Chimney Rock Rd
Greensboro, NC 27409

http://www.thirstys2.com/
 Roy Roberts and the Quest Band headlining with Soul Central featuring Jay Bird is the opening act.

Admission: $10.00
Jan 30, 2016Sat10:00 PM Bradfordville Blues Club
7152 Moses Lane
Tallahassee, FL, 32309
(850) 906-0766
http://www.bradfordvilleblues.com/
 Roy's on deck at the Bradfordville Blues Club and is looking forward to seeing everyone January 30
Sep 12, 2015Sat Fall Fun Fest
Cookeville, TN

http://fallfunfest.com/
 Roy Roberts takes the stage on day 2 of this 2 day event!
Aug 30, 2015Sun Watra Night Club
4785 S. Pulaski Rd
Chicago, IL
 Roy and the band will be tearing up The Windy City!
Aug 8, 2015Sat Sunflower River, Blues & Gospel Festival
Clarksdale, MS
 William Bell and Roy Roberts Band
Jul 11, 2015Sat Blues Festival
Hopewell, VA
SHOW CANCELLED
 SHOW CANCELLED DUE TO PRODUCER HAVING HEART ATTACK/NEEDING SURGERY
Jun 6, 2015Sat7:00 PM Uptown Complex
1813 N. Main Street
High Point, NC

Next to Zaxby's on N. Main
 Roy Roberts Band comes to this new venue with high energy Blues and R&B.
May 16, 2015Sat 29th Annual Carolina Blues Festival
Barber Park Amphitheater
1500 Dans Road
Greensboro, NC 27401
 Join Roy Roberts Band with Shemekia Copeland, Devon Allman, Larry McCray, the Bush League and Peter May

More information and tickets: http://bit.ly/1LBI2LU
Mar 28, 2015Sat Tokyo, Japan Roy and his band will be in Tokyo, Japan with William Bell for 2 days!
Mar 27, 2015Fri Tokyo, Japan Roy and his band will be in Tokyo, Japan with William Bell for 2 days!
Oct 9, 2014Thu Richmond Folk Festival
Richmond, VA
 Roy will take the stage with William Bell!
Sep 11, 2014Thu Second Thursday Blues
Chester, SC
 Roy will be with Johnny Rawls to raise the roof at the 2nd Thursday Blues event
Jul 4, 2014Fri Cognac Blues & Pleasure Festival
Cognac, France
 Roy, Barbara Carr, and Johnny Rawls take the stage in Cognac, France!
Jan 18, 2014Sat9:00 PM Chopper Bar N Lounge
3513 Burlington Rd
Greensboro, NC 27401
 Roy's heating up a new venue with his outstanding soul blues.
Dec 7, 2013Sat Private Wedding Pinehurst, NC
Oct 18, 2013Fri 16th Annual Blues Masters at the Crossroads Festival
Salinas, KS

October 18 and 19
 Roy heads to Salinas, Kansas for the 16th Annual Blues Masters at the Crossroads festival to join Barbara Carr, Guitar Shorty, Marquise Knox, and many more!

http://www.blueheavenstudios.com/BMC16Lineup.cfm
Sep 28, 2013Sat7:00 PM Checkerboard Lounge
5201 S. Harper Ave
Chicago, IL
 Roy's playing at the famous Checkerboard Lounge. Tickets are $10 advance, and $15 at the door.
http://www.thecheckerboardlounge.com/home.cfm
Sep 14, 2013Sat9:00 PM Club Solo
971 Kirkpatrick
Burlington
 
Sep 7, 2013Sat9:00 PM Club Solo
971 Kirkpatrick
Burlington
 
Aug 10, 2013Sat9:00 PM Club Solo
971 Kirkpatrick
Burlington, NC
 Roy Roberts Band

Exit 141 from I-40, turn right, go to 1st light, turn left, go past Holiday Inn Express, turn right on Alpine
Aug 1, 2013Thu8:00 PM Jus' Blues Society
Hilton Hotel
939 Ridge Lake Dr.
Memphis, TN
 Roy has been awarded the "Albert King Jus' Blues Award" for Outstanding Contributions as a Traditional/Contemporary Blues Artist by the Jus' Blues Society in Memphis. The selection process involved input by Blues & Soul music magazine writers, editors, radio personnel, internet radio, Blues and Soul music websites, Blues organizations and others that help make up the Jus` Blues Music Selection Committee.
Jul 12, 2013Fri7:00 PM Enterprise Center
1922 Martin Luther King Drive
Winston-Salem, NC
 Free Concert, Open to the Public. You must get advance Tickets, No tickets available at the door. Limited Seating, so get your tickets NOW by calling, 336-926-1777
Apr 5, 2013Fri7:00 PM Neville's
130 W New Hampshire Ave
Southern Pines, NC 28387-4807
 13th Annual Martini Festival. Hors D'oeuvres at 6pm, Music starts at 7pm
May 19, 2012Sat5:00 PM Market Square
307 S Scales St.
Reidsville, NC
 Outdoor Concert from 5 pm to 10 pm in beautiful, historic Reidsville with Barbara Carr, Little Royal, Roy Roberts, and Tony Drake
Mar 1, 2012Thu9:00 PM Fretboard Blues Bar
133 E. Parris Ave
Highpoint, NC 27262
 Starting March 1, every Friday and Saturday evening, the best in blues and jazz featuring
Roy Roberts and the Quest band with special guest acts coming in. In May, the name will change
to Arthur's Blues and Jazz Club.
Feb 25, 2012Sat9:00 PM Unity Events Center
1350 Tolar Road
Greensboro, NC
 Johnny Rawls, Roy Roberts and Tony Drake are in the house. 9 pm to 1 am
Feb 17, 2012Fri6:30 PM Mardi Gras at the Milennium Center
Millennium Center
Winston-Salem
 Cocktails and Dinner at Millennium Center with Roy Roberts Band, Tony Drake, and Milton Zschiedrich.
Dec 31, 2011Sat9:00 PM Unity Event Center (formerly Parlae)
1350 Tolar Dr (Off Vandalia Rd)
Greensboro, NC

336-285-1653 or 336-287-3492
 New Years Eve BLUES BASH

Roy Roberts and Tony Drake Performing LIVE to bring in the New Year!
FREE FOOD and FREE CHAMPAGNE

$20 Advance Tickets available. $25 at Door 336-285-1653 or 336-287-3492
Oct 22, 2011Sat12:00 PM JULIUS DANIELS BLUES FEST
DENMARK,SC
 ROY ROBERTS & THE KING BEES
Oct 13, 2011Thu The Fair Grounds
Chase City, VA
 The Roy Roberts' Band backing William Bell
Sep 9, 2011Fri9:00 PM Zion Bar & Grille
5601 Roanne Way
Greensboro, NC
 Roy Roberts. with the "Stoop Down Man" Chick Willis


Admission: $10.00
Sep 4, 2011Sun12:00 PM RIVER HOUSE INN GRASSY CREEK NC (ASHE COUNTY) http://riverhousenc.com/index.html
DIRECTIONS:http://riverhousenc.com/directions.htm
 **ROSTER OF ARTISTS***
~BEVERLY "GUITAR" WATKINS
~ROY ROBERTS
~WANDA JOHNSON & THE SHRIMP CITY SLIM BAND
~LOGIE MEACHUM & TERRY VUNCANNON
~THE KING BEES & friends BIG MIKE KINCAID , JUKE JOINT JOHNNY & MORE!!
Aug 12, 2011Fri9:00 PM Zion Bar & Grille
5601 Roanne Way
Greensboro, NC
 Roy Roberts. with Tony Drake, Joe B. Cutchins and the Roy Roberts Band

Admission: $10.00
Jul 29, 2011Fri7:00 PM Zion Bar & Grille
5601 Roanne Way
Greensboro, NC
 Kandyshop Entertainment Presents:
Sex, Love and Poetry
Live Entertainment by Roy Roberts Band
Jun 3, 2011Fri12:09 AM Thirsty's2-The Best in Beach, Blues and Boogie
119 North Chimney Rock Road
Greensboro, NC
Phone: 336.218.0074
 CAMMY Award-winning, Roy Roberts and his band headlining
May 21, 2011Sat7:00 PM The Kenneth R. Williams Auditorium
Winston Salem State University
601 S. Martin Luther King Dr.
Winston Salem, NC
 Roy Roberts, Tony Drake and guest artist-Joe B. Cutchins

Doors open at 6:00 PM
Tickets are available at:
WSSU Ticket Office (336) 750-3220
All Black Events (336) 499-7171
Online: http://www.THEXOT.com
Feb 5, 2011Sat8:00 PM The Blue Note Grill
4125 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd
Durham. NC
(919) 401-1979
 Show time: 8:00 pm till 11:00 pm
Oct 2, 2010Sat9:00 PM Nirvana Entertainment Complex
510 Farragut St
Greensboro NC 27406
(from Winston Salem, NC take I40E to Randleman Rd (Exit 36). Left on Randleman Rd, left on Farragut. Go .2 miles, club on the right)
(336) 272-3303
 Roy Roberts, AJ Diggs and Quest Blues Band
$10.00 Admission
9:00 PM-1:00 AM
Sep 24, 2010Fri9:00 PM Winston Salem Social Club
Burke St.
Winston Salem, NC
 
Sep 11, 2010Sat7:30 PM Southern Hills Golf & country Club
4770 Ben Jared Road
Cookeville, TN

(931) 432-5149
 
Sep 10, 2010Fri12:00 PM Fun Festival
Cookeville, TN
 
Sep 5, 2010Sun12:00 PM Carters Lounge
Warrenton, NC
 Featuring William Bell & Jeff Floyd
Backed by "The Roy Roberts Band"
Aug 27, 2010Fri Reno, Nevada Blues Festival
Aug 17, 2010Tue12:00 PM  Italy. 8/17 - 8/23
Jul 25, 2010Sun6:00 PM Belmont Mansion in Fairmont Park
2000 Belmont Mansion Dr
Philadelphia, PA

(215) 223-6600
 Summer Blues Concert
6:00 pm until
Theodis Ealey, Barbara Carr, Roy Roberts

BYOB, lawn chairs and coolers. (no grills)
Jul 24, 2010Sat1:45 PM Pocono Blues Festival Roy Roberts, Barbara Carr & A.J. Diggs
1:45 pm - 3:00 pm
on stage 1
Jun 13, 2010Sun3:45 PM Chicago Blues Festival
Grant Park
Jackson Blvd. & Columbus Dr.
Chicago, IL 60604
 Roy Roberts and Barbara Carr

3:45 pm - 5:00 pm Sun
Crossroads Stage
Mar 27, 2010Sat7:00 PM Murphys Place
100 Center St
Goldsboro. NC 27530

(910) 231-2090
 
Mar 20, 2010Sat private wedding 
Mar 13, 2010Sat Solar Eclipse
2820 Blandensburg Rd NE
Washington, DC 20018
(202) 526-3533
 Roy Roberts & Barbara Carr
Dec 18, 2009Fri9:00 PM Zion Bar and Grill
5601 Roanne Way
Greensboro, NC
 
Dec 5, 2009Sat12:00 PM Private Party
Charleston, SC
 
Nov 21, 2009Sat9:00 PM Occasions
286 East Front St
Burlington, NC
(336)227-9887
 Tribute to James Brown
featuring Little Royal (1/2 Brother to James Brown)

Opening act: Roy Roberts & Quest Blues Band
Nov 20, 2009Fri9:00 PM IPBOE of W
Pisgah Lodge #266
3311 Tuckaseegee Rd
Charlotte, NC 28208


 Tribute to James Brown
featuring Little Royal (1/2 brother to James Brown)

Opening act: Roy Roberts & Quest Blues Band
Nov 13, 2009Fri9:00 PM Zion Bar and Grill
5601 Roanne Way
Greensboro, NC
 Tribute to James Brown
featuring Little Royal (1/2 brother to James Brown)

Opening act: Roy Roberts & Quest Blues Band






Nov 7, 2009Sat7:00 PM Dilliard Auditorium
Winston Salem State
601 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.
Winston Salem, NC
336 750-2121
 Soul & Blues Extravaganza
Roy will be appearing with Barbara Carr & Tony Drake (blind, autistic blues guitarist/singer).
Nov 6, 2009Fri9:00 PM IPBOE of W
Pisgah Lodge #266
3311 Tuckaseegee Rd
Charlotte, NC 28208
 Soul & Blues Extravaganza
Roy will be appearing with Barbara Carr & Tony Drake (blind, autistic blues guitarist/singer).
Oct 16, 2009Fri9:00 PM Zion Bar and Grill
5601 Roanne Way
Greensboro, NC
 
Oct 10, 2009Sat Pleasure Island Jazz & Blues Festival
Carolina Beach, NC
 
Oct 4, 2009Sun3:00 PM ROY ROBERTS & BARBARA CARR with special guest AJ DIGGS
Sun Oct 4, late afternoon:
Freshfields Village Green, Kiawah Island, SC (about 45 mins SE of Charleston)

American Music Celebration (free mini-music festival in a small park)
 
Oct 3, 2009Sat8:00 PM ROY ROBERTS & BARBARA CARR with special guest AJ DIGGS
Sat Oct 3, 8-1145 pm:
Carolina Downhome Blues Festival
1011 Galleria, 1011 Broad St., Camden, SC 29020

www.bluesbash.com/camden
 
Sep 12, 2009Sat2:00 PM Bull Durham Blues Festival
Durham Athletic Park
Durham, NC
 http://www.bulldurhamblues.org
Aug 20, 2009Thu Sundown in Downtown
Benson, NC
 
Jul 25, 2009Sat Narcao Blues Festival
Piazza Europa - Narcao (CI) Italy
http://www.narcaoblues.it
 
Jul 24, 2009Fri Black & Blue Festival 2009
Piazza Podesta - Varese (VA) Italy
 
Jul 21, 2009Tue Montraker Live (Festival)
Vrsar, Croazia
 
Jul 20, 2009Mon Festival della musica contemporanea
Providurova palaca - Zadar, Croazia
inizio concerto ore 21,00
 
Jul 18, 2009Sat Piazza Duchi d'Aquaviva - Green Hills in Blues 2009
Piazza Duchi d'Aquaviva - Atri (TE) Italy
http://www.ghblues.it
 
Jul 17, 2009Fri Piazza Marini - Casalmaggiore Rock & Blues Festival 2009
Piazza Marini (Duomo) - Casalmaggiore (CR) Italy
 
Jul 12, 2009Sun Dongo, Italy- Lario Jazz & R'n'B Festival 2009
Dongo (CO)
 
Jul 11, 2009Sat Puchoz statium's green area- Aosta Blues Festival
Piazza Mazzini - Aosta (AO) Italy
 
Jul 4, 2009Sat Mr P's
155 Hall Ave
Southern Pines, NC
(910) 315-7872
 Come on out and celebrate!
Jun 20, 2009Sat6:00 PM LE DIVAN RESTAURANT & JAZZ LOUNGE
3793 Samet Drive
Suite 180
High Point, NC 27265
Phone: (336) 869-7685
 Restaurant homecooking and live jazz club on weekends.
Jun 19, 2009Fri6:00 PM LE DIVAN RESTAURANT & JAZZ LOUNGE
3793 Samet Drive
Suite 180
High Point, NC 27265
Phone: (336) 869-7685
 Restaurant homecooking and live jazz club on weekends.
Jun 13, 2009Sat7:00 PM Mr. P's
Southern Pines, NC
 
Jun 6, 2009Sat7:00 PM Summer On Trade
6th & Trade St
Winston Salem, NC
 Bring your own seat for music in the street
Jun 5, 2009Fri7:00 PM Gabriel's
4312 Big Tree Way
Greensboro, NC
(336) 218-0201
 Full menu with drink specials
Catering Service available
May 29, 2009Fri9:00 PM Gabriel's
4312 Big Tree Way
Greensboro, NC 27409
(336) 218-0201
 Blues Bash featuring Roy Roberts
Full menu with drink specials
Catering Service available
May 22, 2009Fri8:00 PM Le Divan
3793 Samet Dr Suite: 180
High Point, NC 27265
(336) 869-7685
 Restaurant and Jazz Lounge
Home cooking with a NY atmosphere
Apr 21, 2009Tue8:00 PM Private Party Livingston, TN
Jan 23, 2009Fri7:30 PM Hayes Performing Arts Center
152 Jamie Fort Road
Blowing Rock, NC
(828) 295-9627
 The Winter Blues Festival
Jan 20, 2009Tue7:00 PM Zion Bar & Grille
5601 Roanne Way
Greensboro, NC 27409
 Greensboro Inaugural Ball
R&B and Blues legend, Roy Roberts and his Blues Band will be providing the Entertainment for the evening, so bring your dancing shoes. Zion's wonderful Caribbean/American Fusion Menu Available. Cocktail Specials All Night. Doors open at 6:00. Admission $5.00
Dec 31, 2008Wed9:00 PM Southern Hills Country Club
4770 Ben Jared Rd
Baxter, TN
(931) 432-5149
 New Year's Party
Roy Roberts,Headliner
Special guest artists, Priscilla Price & Tony Drake

Doors open at 6:30 PM
Show time: 9:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Dec 12, 2008Fri Zion Bar & Grille
5601 Roanne Way
Greensboro, NC
 Roy Roberts Headlining
with special guest, Tony Drake
Nov 14, 2008Fri9:00 PM Zion Bar & Grill
5601 Roanne Way
Greensboro, NC
 Come early for great food.

Music 9:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Oct 23, 2008Thu5:30 PM Sundown in Downtown
Benson Singing Grove
Main Street
Benson NC
 Featuring The Roy Roberts Band and
Steve Hardy’s Original Beach Party
5:30 – 9:00 PM

Oct 11, 2008Sat9:30 PM Papa Mojo Roadhouse
5410-y Highway 55
Durham, NC
(919) 361-2222
 $10.00 cover. Great food
Show 9:30 pm -12:30 pm
Oct 10, 2008Fri10:00 PM Zion Bar & Grill
5601 Roanne Way
Greensboro, NC

(336) 834-1899 or (336) 254-4072
 Come celebrate the NC A&T Homecoming Alumni affair
Oct 5, 2008Sun1:00 PM Country Club (Magnolia Room)
4749 Ben Jared Rd
Baxter, TN

(931) 432-4404
 
Oct 4, 2008Sat9:00 PM 10th Street
Cookeville, TN
 WCTE TV station fund raiser
Jul 20, 2008Sun  Roy and Simone De Moore will tour with Dr Joe Costellano in Europe

20 Luglio - Viterbo - Teatro Romano
22 Luglio - Livorno - Fortezza Vecchia
23 Luglio - Perugia - Piazza

25 Luglio - ROMA - Big Night of Blues & Wine - Teatro Romano Ostia Antica

26 Luglio - Ruffano (LE) - Piazza - Blues Festival
27 Luglio - Napoli - Grande Club Costa Flegrea
28 Luglio - Puglia
29 Luglio - Campofelice di Roccella - Arena sul Mare
30 Luglio - Palermo - "Spazio Blanco" Night Club
31 Luglio - Valderice - Anfiteatro sul Mare
1-2 -3 Agosto - Agrigento Blues & Wine Soul Festival - (serata Galà e Valle dei Templi)
5 Agosto - Marsala - Piazza Impero
6 Agosto - Messina - Villa Dante - Blues & Wine and Green Heart Festival
7 Agosto - Catania - Mega Club
8 Agosto - Prov. di Catania - Piazza - in definizione
10 Agosto - Aragona (AG) - Notte Bianca / Blues & Wine and Green Heart Festival
Jun 20, 2008Fri9:00 PM Zion Bar & Grill
Greensboro, NC
 Little Royal and Roy Roberts
May 24, 2008Sat Bradfordville Blues Club
Tallahassee, FL
 
May 17, 2008Sat7:00 PM Convention Center
502 Mammoth Cave St
Cave City, KY
(270) 773-3131
 Blues & Soul Review
Chick Willis, Priscilla Price, Roy Roberts, Tony Drake, Fender Benders
May 9, 2008Fri9:00 PM Zion Bar & Grill
Greensboro, NC
 BB King "After Party"
May 2, 2008Fri8:00 PM Eastern Music Festival
Greensboro, NC
 
Apr 26, 2008Sat7:00 PM Overton County Museum
TN
 Overton County Museum Fundraiser Event
Apr 18, 2008Fri9:00 PM Zion Bar & Grill
Greensboro, NC
 Roy Roberts and Tony Drake (from TN)
Apr 5, 2008Sat Mint Julip
Southern Pines, NC
 Roy and Barbara Carr
Apr 4, 2008Fri9:00 PM Thirsty's Beach Club
Greensboro, NC
 Roy and Barbara Carr
Dec 31, 2007Mon Country Club (Magnolia Room)
4749 Ben Jared Rd
Baxter, TN

(931) 432-4404
 New Year's Eve Event

$50.00 Couple
$30.00 Single
Dec 29, 2007Sat9:00 PM  Surprise Party
Nov 27, 2007Tue Come back soon for Roy's new schedule! 
Oct 12, 2007Fri Fundraiser in Boston, MA 
Oct 5, 2007Fri9:00 PM Thirstys2, Greensboro, NC Featuring: The Clovers, Little Royal, and Roy Roberts
Sep 15, 2007Sat Boat Dock Festival, Willow Grove, NC 
Sep 1, 2007Sat New River Blues Festival, Jefferson, NC 
Aug 18, 2007Sat9:00 PM Reds, 1505 Raleigh Road, Raleigh, NC Featuring: Clifford Curry and Roy Roberts
Aug 4, 2007Sat6:00 PM Summer on Trade, Winston-Salem, NC 
Jun 16, 2007Sat9:00 PM The Place, Nashville, TN 
Jun 15, 2007Fri9:00 PM Sisco's Mixed Factory, 40 S. Depot Street (Old Wilson Bldg), Cookeville, TN 

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