Thursday, October 13, 2011

Former Wings guitarist plays Cave Creek

Two-time Grammy-Award winning artist Laurence Juber will make a rare and intimate appearance this weekend at the Cave Creek Coffee Company, 6033 E. Cave Creek Road in Cave Creek, Arizona. The show starts 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 15.

Often considered most famous for playing lead guitar in Wings from 1978 to 1981, Juber has since had a distinguished career as a solo finger-style guitarist.

A world-class guitar virtuoso solo artist, composer and arranger, Juber fuses folk, jazz, pop and classical styles and creates a multi-faceted performance that belies the use of only one instrument.

Juber has released 19 critically acclaimed solo albums since Wings folded. His latest Wooden Horses showcases Juber's compositions for solo guitar while LJ Plays The Beatles Vol. 2 is a solo acoustic guitar arrangement of 15 songs by John Lennon and Paul McCartney.

As a studio musician, he can be heard on recent albums fro artists as diverse as Barry Manilow, Rod Stewart, Rosemary Clooney, John Williams, Shirley Bassey, Cleo Laine, Alan Parsons and Dan Hicks & the Hot Licks. Plus, he is also featured on the soundtracks to hundreds of TV shows and movies including the Academy Award-winning Good Will Hunting and the James Bond thriller The Spy Who Love Me.

For more information, call the Cave Creek Coffee Company at 480-488-0603 or visit

What: Laurence Juber
Where: Cave Creek Coffee Company, 6033 E. Cave Creek Road
When: 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 15
Information: 480-488-0633 or

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