Kevin Selfe Trio at Line & Lure

Kevin Selfe Trio

at Line & Lure

Saturday, May 25th 2024


A native of Roanoke, VA, Kevin Selfe learned to play the blues by watching the masters that lived and traveled through the area.   Having combined this influence with his own distinct style, Selfe developed a swampy, primal sound that is reminiscent of humid, summer evenings in the rural South. He relocated to Portland, OR in 2007, where he is now a leading light in the Pacific Northwest’s robust blues revival.  Selfe is a two-time inductee into the Cascade Blues Association Hall of Fame for Electric Guitar and Traditional Blues Act, and his band, Kevin Selfe and The Tornadoes, have received the prestigious Muddy Awards for Blues Act of the Year eight times.  His recordings on world renowned blues labels Delta Groove and Vizztone have landed on the Billboard Blues Chart and have been featured on SiriusXM radio.