Bio: George Worthmore
For over twenty years George Worthmore was a star in the New York City music scene. Known for his quick wit and musical dexterity, George has shared the stage with many elite blues, folk and rock artists such as; Kinky Friedman, Bo Diddley, Ben E. King, Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Lou Christy, and The Platters. George has also been “the other guy” with Jorma Kaukonen and Jack Cassidy in Hot Tuna.
George studied with Dave Van Ronk and Ian Buchannon, both students of the Rev. Gary Davis. He has also had the honor of playing with Johnny Shines and Robert Jr. Lockwood when they were in New York City. George and his trusty guitar have been a regularly featured act at both Manny’s Car Wash and Dan Lynch’s Blues Bar, two of New York City’s top venues.