Based in Long Beach, CA, as a solo artist Lucas recorded for the Audioquest label out of San Clemente. Robert Lucas Pearsall by Philippa Swinnerton Hughes (née Pearsall) Biography. ... ROBERT LUCAS UPCLOSE #18 CD Boston Acoustics Promo 1994 RARE. Robert Lucas, Category: Artist, Albums: Die BBC gegen Hitler (Ungekürzt) [Die Briefe des Gefreiten Adolf Hirnschal an seine Frau in Zwieselsdorf], Completely Blue, Blues Masters, Layaway, Works of Art Vol. Find Robert Lucas bio, music, credits, awards, ... Robert Lucas Biography by Richard Skelly + Follow Artist. Robert A. Robert Lucas (July 25, 1962 – November 23, 2008) was an American blues musician, singer, guitarist and harmonica player, who became the front man for the group Canned Heat in the mid 1990s and was also a solo artist. Lucas’ series of 1990s CDs for Audioquest, a San Clemente label that took pride in producing records made in analog and without overdubs -- capturing startling sonic clarity and presence -- yielded three songs I’ll always remember. BOSTON ACOUSTICS / AUDIOQUEST MUSIC. Based in Long Beach, CA, as a solo artist Lucas recorded for the Audioquest label out of San Clemente. Tom Heyman Released: Jan 1991 Label: Sledgehammer Blues Show all release groups instead, or show various artists release groups. Lucas grew up in Long Beach, California, where he began playing harmonica … read more. Robert Lucas - vocals, slide guitar, harmonica Paul "Pops" Bryant - guitar Al "Bedrock" Bedrosian - bass Bob "Max" Ebersole - drums Recording Produced by Joe Harley Recorded by Allen Sides and Michael C. Ross at OceanWay Recording, Hollywood, CA December 14 and 15, 1990 Assistant Engineer: Chris Niswander Mastered by Bernie Grundman Robert Lucas discography and songs: Music profile for Robert Lucas, born 25 July 1962. November 26, 2008 | 2:03 pm “Blues singer for Canned Heat” was Robert Lucas’ printed grave marker this week, the headline on the wire service obit that reported his death Sunday in … He was born to Robert Emerson Lucas and Jane Templeton. 27 Followers. Instead he was guilt-tripping over the grass-roots musician’s need to sponge off friends, family and amours. The blues singer, guitarist and harmonica player Robert Lucas, who has died aged 46, apparently from a drug overdose, spent the last five years of the last century as the front man of the seemingly everlasting blues band Canned Heat. BOSTON ACOUSTICS / AUDIOQUEST MUSIC. Photo of 1996 performance by Los Angeles Times. “Blues singer for Canned Heat” was Robert Lucas’ printed … Luke And The Locomotives Robert Lucas. [8], Lucas died from what appeared to be a drug overdose at a friends place in Long Beach, California. West Coast vocalist, guitarist, and songwriter Robert Lucas forged a path for himself in the blues world after the release of his much-hailed 1990 self-produced debut cassette, Across the River. [9], Pop and Rock, Robert Lucas by Tony Russell, O.C POP Beat, Robert Lucas: A Back-to-the-Basics Bluesman by Mike Boehm, Robert Lucas, Canned Heat Singer, Dies at 46 by The Associated Press, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Robert_Lucas_(musician)&oldid=927535767, Wikipedia articles with MusicBrainz identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. His backing musicians were: Rick Lacey (drums), Gary Burnett (guitar) and Ian Edmundson (bass). Dear brother of Ken (Hope) Lucas and Paul (Sara) Lucas Known as “Blu” to many of his friends, he was passionate about music whether playing with a band, hosting karaoke, or as DJ at a wedding. Shop for Vinyl, CDs and more from Robert Lucas at the Discogs Marketplace. … The addition of tuba to the slide guitar-driven … BOSTON ACOUSTICS / AUDIOQUEST MUSIC. “I don’t want to have any futile illusions,” Lucas, then 27,  told The Times in 1990, after putting out “Across the River,” his first, cassette-only release. shipping: + $2.80 shipping . Robert Murray (Bob) Lucas, Jr., 81, or Athens, died peacefully in his sleep on Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, with his wife of 52 years, Marsha, at his side, thus ending a life rich in love, deep and abiding faith, and service to his Lord. Two of them are about being fat -- a topic that blues songwriters, with their commitment to tracking the common, everyday reality we all live, will tackle from time to time while everyone else’s gaze is on the purportedly beautiful people. Play on Napster. BOSTON ACOUSTICS / AUDIOQUEST MUSIC. Robert Lucas Pearsall (14 March 1795 – 5 August 1856) was an English composer mainly of vocal music, including an elaborate setting of "In dulci jubilo" often heard today. I have written music for numerous project for screen including comedy series Going Nowhere and 3 fringe musicals in 2017, one of … Peacefully passed away on January 8, 2015, surrounded by his loving children. A composer, writer and producer specialising in all things music including new media, online, gaming, theatre and corporate campaigns. A Family Thing (1996) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Find art for sale at great prices from artists including Paintings, Photography, Sculpture, and Prints by Top Emerging Artists like Robert Lucas. C Bass: Musician in Malvern, Arkansas. Robert Lucas (July 25, 1962 – November 23, 2008) was an American blues musician, singer, guitarist and harmonica player, who became the front man for the group Canned Heat in the mid 1990s and was also a solo artist. Recorded live on the 2008 Blues Cruise. During World War II, his family moved to Seattle where he father began working as a welder in a refrigeration company… 23 November 2008 (aged 46) Blues musician best known for his work with Canned Heat. $12.95. Robert Lucas Pearsall by Philippa Swinnerton Hughes (née Pearsall) Biography. 5.0 out of 5 stars RIP: Robert Lucas 6/25/62-11/23/08 Reviewed in the United States on November 24, 2008 He's left behind a lot of great music. [4] In 1993, he was one of the acts scheduled to play at the Orange County Blues Festival. Check out Robert Lucas on Amazon Music. [ PDF] - Robert Lucas Pearsall (March 14, 1795 - August 5, 1856) was an English composer. Find art for sale at great prices from artists including Paintings, Photography, Sculpture, and Prints by Top Emerging Artists like Robert Lucas. Blues musician best known for his work with Canned Heat. Robert has 2 jobs listed on their profile. With this theory he explained how individual people take their own economic decisions based upon their past experiences disregarding the results forecast by national agencies depending on their monetary and fiscal policies. “Blu” Lucas Jr,, 49, Fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church on Sunday March 19, 2017. Robert Lucas, Category: Artist, Albums: Die BBC gegen Hitler (Ungekürzt) [Die Briefe des Gefreiten Adolf Hirnschal an seine Frau in Zwieselsdorf], Completely Blue, Blues Masters, Layaway, Works of Art Vol. He was brought up alongside three siblings, Peter, Daniel and Jenepher. About Robert Lucas. [5] In 1992, he played shows in the UK in support of his Audioquest album Built For Comfort. Album. This is my career. 13 Tracks. Download our mobile app now. Bob dearly loved his children and will be missed by them. Onlt 45, he had a lot more music left to play. The blues singer, guitarist and harmonica player Robert Lucas, who has died aged 46, apparently from a drug overdose, spent the last five years of the last century as the front man of the seemingly everlasting blues band Canned Heat. Loving son of Robert and Rita Lucas. [6] He played on their 1999 album Boogie 2000. Stream ad-free with Amazon Music Unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. Robert Lucas Robert Murray (Bob) Lucas, Jr., 81, or Athens, died peacefully in his sleep on Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, with his wife of 52 years, Marsha, at his side, thus ending a life rich in love, deep and abiding faith, and service to his Lord. Robert Lucas: 1: Showing official release groups by this artist. Explore releases from Robert Lucas at Discogs. The family lived in Bristol until 1816 when Pearsall's mother, who had been widowed in 1813, purchased from her recently bankrupted brother-in-law, the family house at Willsbridge in Gloucestershire in 1816. Stream Tracks and Playlists from Robert Lucas on your desktop or mobile device. Lucas, who was hefty indeed, celebrated packing imposing poundage in “Big Man Mambo,” which rollicked, and laughed at his lot amid tears in the tragicomic plaint “What Happened to My Shoes.”, “I hit every buffet in town/They see me walkin’ in, they know I’m gonna shut 'em down,” he joked in the latter song, before marking the pain of having the wrong shape to be considered shapely: “I took down all my mirrors, just a little one to shave/Don’t want to look no more, Lord, I’m really not that brave.”. [3], Lucas joined Bernie Pearl's band as a harmonica player after taking lessons from him. I've been a strolling musician, nightclub performer, folk singer and a member of 2 St. Louis acoustic bands, Kirkwood Station and Raven Moon. In 1937, their restaurant called The Lucas Ice Creamery was shut down due to the economic recession. Enlarge [ Photos from Survey HABS IA-30-41 ] Download: Go. Robert Lucas - vocals, slide guitar, harmonica Paul "Pops" Bryant - guitar Al "Bedrock" Bedrosian - bass Bob "Max" Ebersole - drums Recording Produced by Joe Harley Recorded by Allen Sides and Michael C. Ross at OceanWay Recording, Hollywood, CA December 14 and 15, 1990 Assistant Engineer: Chris Niswander Mastered by Bernie Grundman Born July 25, 1962. "PRESENTED BY "BOSTON ACOUSTICS & AUDIOQUEST MUSIC" (PROMO). November 24, 1947 – January 8, 2015. Bernie Pearl, Luke and the Locomotives, The Confessors, This page was last edited on 23 November 2019, at 02:37. 27 Followers. View Robert Lucas’ profile on LinkedIn, the world's largest professional community. “Blues singer for Canned Heat” was Robert Lucas’ printed grave marker this week, the headline on the wire service obit that reported his death Sunday in Long Beach at age 46 of a suspected drug overdose. Stream Tracks and Playlists from Robert Lucas on your desktop or mobile device. I spent years living and gigging in L.A. Ca. Onlt 45, he had a lot more music left to play. US blues singer, guitarist and harmonica player.