Since 1995 Eric has been touring and playing all over the US and plays an average of 200 - 270 shows a year. He has been a regular performer at The Bayfront Blues Festival in Duluth, MN, The Carrboro Festival in Carrboro, NC and the Festival for the ENO in Raleigh, NC. Recent shows have included bills with Mates of State, OLD 97’s, Austin, Texas Guitar wiz Monte Montgomery and Jerry Douglas of Union Station, Sarah Watkins of Nickel Creek and Built to Spill... Jim Reed of Savannah Connect said “Anyone who’s been in need of a fix of spectacular, percussive and top notch virtuosic guitar work can rest easily. Eric Sommer’s coming to town; one of the finest American guitar players on the road today Eric is an American original ... a poet, songwriter and showman... and the master of all things Americana”



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Upcoming Events
The Southgate House Revival-The Lounge