New Moon Acoustic Blues


New Moon Acoustic Blues is a high energy traditional blues outfit led by guitarist and singer Karl Schwarz. The band performs all manner of Acoustic Blues typified by artists such as the Reverend Gary Davis, Robert Johnson and RL Burnside. Joining Karl on stage, his good friend and harmonica player, David A. Barnes, of James Blood Ulmer’s Memphis Blood, and on  guitar, Mr. Jack O’Hara, who’s many musical credits include the late BB King and Lightning Hopkins. New Moon Acoustic Blues never fails to resurrect on stage the powerful feelings of Hill Country, Delta and Piedmont Blues.


Per New York City’s guidance, Sony Hall is requiring all guests, staff & musicians ages 12+ to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 to enter. Children ages 5 to 11 must have received at least one dose.

Proof of vaccination may include your physical CDC card, photo of your CDC card, NYC Covid Safe App, or the NYS Excelsior Pass.

In addition to the vaccination policy, New York City continues to encourage masks for all indoor gatherings, except while you are actively eating and drinking.