“Scott is the kind of musician they don’t make any more, in the mold of the late Pete Seeger – unpretentious, dead serious about his craft, dedicated to preserving traditional American music” – Washington Post
“Scott Ainslie is a country bluesman of the highest order.” – Blues Music Magazine
“Ainslie wakes up that Gibson and makes it chime and ring, with his fingers dancing over the fretboard” – Living Blues Magazine
“the master of multiple genres and tunings, focusing not only on the blues but also on the blues’ African origins.” – Sing Out
“Ainslie is a beautiful stylist who respects the country blues and acoustic blues music, feels it deep down to his soul and understands its essence. He is not just an important bridge to the original blues; he is an important teacher and protagonist of the genre.” – thecountryblues.com
The Empire State Railway Museum is located at 70 Lower High Street in Phoenicia, New York. Tickets are $17 at the door or $15 with an advance RSVP. Show time is 7:30 p.m. and the doors open at 7:00 p.m. This is an intimate venue with seating for approximately 50 guests.
Seats can be reserved by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling Flying Cat Music at 845-688-9453. RSVPs must be received by 5:00 p.m. on the day of the show in order to confirm seat availability. Advance seats can only be guaranteed until 7:20 p.m., so please arrive early to claim them.