Aaron Lee Kaplan is a solo blues guitarist and singer/songwriter from Marshfield, WI. He is known for playing resonator guitar and has been gaining a reputation throughout the Midwest for his slide and fingerstyle guitar playing and his humorous yet thought-provoking original songs. He creates the sound of a one-man-band by playing percussion on a wooden stomp box and a foot tambourine. His music incorporates a diverse variety of influences and has been described as Twisted Blues. When performing, Kaplan does a mix of originals and unique versions of familiar classic blues, rock and folk songs.
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-“Aaron Lee Kaplan has been making waves throughout the Wisconsin music scene with his unique blend of traditional delta blues and his amazing slide guitar work.”-Revolution One Entertainment
-“An absolutely fabulous acoustic blues guitarist.”-HH Hinder Brewing Company, Waupaca, WI
-“Stop in and listen to this guy! Raspy but yet smooth vocals accompanied by his insane guitar skills.”-Hoozels Bar,Wisconsin Rapids
-“It’s been called ‘Twisted Blues.’ Aaron plays a mix of rock, blues and folk, liberally mixing covers and originals to put together an evening of acoustic guitar virtuosity, great songwriting – let’s call it the Crooked Blues, shall we?”- Historic Trempealeau Hotel