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  1. Playing the bluesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daventry Express

    There will be music from two different live acts coming to Woodford Halse Social Club at the end of the month. The club will play host to the vintage blues evening on Saturday, September 27 and follows on from the launch of The Great Central Blues Club at the same venue back in July.


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    15 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Artist Christie Wood poses with her glass sculpture of Tom "Pops" Carter, a blues musicians and fixture in the Denton music scene for decades, at the work's unveiling in Quakertown Park on Saturday in Denton. Denton artist Christie Wood spent a month grinding the bits of stained glass she used to make the face of late local blues legend Tom "Pops" Carter for his memorial statue.


  3. Riverside Park Hosts 17th Annual Riverside Blues FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WSIL

    Crowds of people began showing up at 11 Saturday morning right as gates opened. The event featured more than eight hours of American Blues music.


  4. Blues guitarist in the spotlight at K-State exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    And for the first time, some of the approximately 2,500 items in the collection are on display in the gallery on the fifth floor of Hale Library at Kansas State University. The exhibit, "Jimmy Rogers: Champion for the Blues," can be seen through March 13. Gallery hours are from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.


  5. Tucker, Juke Rockets play the Blues BallRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Herald Gazette

    Teeny Tucker, daughter of Tommy "Hi-Heel Sneakers" Tucker, has more than arrived on her own, as her opening set at this summer's North Atlantic Blues Festival proved to one and all. She is headed back to town for this year's autumn Blues Ball.


  6. Holmes Brothers Headline Saturday's Bluebird Blues FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    Prince George's Community College is ramping up for its 22nd annual Bluebird Blues Festival with headliners The Holmes Brothers. The yearly music event takes place from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept.


  7. Calgary blues-rock vets the Kirby Sewell Band get raw and raucous on new albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    ... Tattoo, "amazing." Less so, though, when he talks about pre-Lotusland shows at San Francisco's renowned Biscuits and Blues and, especially, a post-crime date at the Leavenworth Blues Festival in Washington State. During that showcase, some audience ...


  8. Don't miss the Russian River Jazz and Blues FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    If you are going to be in or around the Bay Area you might want to take a ride up to Johnson's Beach in Guerneville CA and check out the Russian River Jazz and Blues Festival. On Saturday September 20th and Sunday September 21, 2014 from 10-6pm the lake will be rocking with the sounds of some of the best music around.


  9. Sunshine Music & Blues | Tedeschi Trucks Band, Betts & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | JamBase

    The 2015 installment of Sunshine Music & Blues Festival takes place on January 17 at Vinoy Park in St. Petersburg, FL and then moves to Mizner Park Amphitheater in Boca Raton, FL on January 18. Earlier today the lineup for January's concerts were announced. The Tedeschi Trucks Band will headline a bill that also includes Grace Potter, Dickey Betts and Great Southern, The Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Los Lobos, The Both , Rebirth Brass Band, Matt Schofield and Sean Chambers .


  10. Roots Blues Traveler Markus James Releases New Album, Head For The HillsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | Mi2n

    ... drummers including Kinney Kimbrough (son of Junior Kimbrough), Calvin Jackson (R.L. Burnside, Junior Kimbrough, Deep Blues film), Aubrey 'Bill' Turner (Otha Turner), and R.L. Boyce (Jessie Mae Hemphill). Also appearing is drummer Marlon Green, who ...


  11. Soul on demandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Jamaica Observer

    ... at The Aqueduct, venue for the festival. This would prevent the fiasco which occurred at the 2006 Jamaica Jazz and Blues Festival when Rhythm and Blues star Diana Ross refused to have her image projected on the screens, which led to her being booed ...


  12. Blues, indoors and outdoors, among weekend eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Capital-Journal

    Louisiana-born, Nashville-based bluesman Josh Garrett will bring his band to northeast Kansas to perform a 7:30 p.m. Friday gig at Uncle Bo's in Topeka before headlining the Paxico Blues Festival at 6 p.m. Saturday. Michael Johnathan, a folksinger, songwriter and the creator and host of the worldwide radio show "WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour," will perform a Last Minute Folk concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Topeka, 4775 S.W. 21st.


  13. Live Oak Jazz Arts & Blues FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | WCTV Tallahassee

    Live Oak's historic downtown is the setting for the 2014 Jazz Arts & Blues Festival. The event is expected to be a huge draw for music lovers from South Georgia and North Florida.


  14. Great lineup for Riverside Blues FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | The Windsor Star

    ... of other music legends. Kenny, of the Kenny Parker Band, is a Chicago-styled guitarist and a recipient of The Detroit Blues Society's Lifetime Achievement Award. The Riverside Blues Festival will also feature Steve Burnside and the Marquis, a ...


  15. Events Guide for Sept. 18 to 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | The Now Newspaper

    ... learn more about the fascinating culture of the Maasai and to become a part of an African success story." Kal David: Blues guitarist from Los Angeles in show featuring Miss Lauri Bono, Friday, Sept. 19 and Saturday, Sept. 20 at Blue Frog Studios, ...


  16. Bob Margolin Takes Alma StageRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | Hispanic Business

    during filming of one of the most popular concert films of all time, and he's bringing "blues licks galore" to , who performed with Waters in the Martin Scorsese's 1978 movie, "The Last Waltz," will play blues and multiple other genres for the 19th ...


  17. Music Box: Rockin' bluegrass band kicks off week of musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... redemption in spades." Danny Burns opens the show. Bring the family, y'all. Later Saturday night looks for a powerful blues double bill featuring Florida blues guitarists Albert Castiglia and Damon Fowler at Rams Head On Stage (8 p.m.). With seven ...


  18. Life as a series of festivalsRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Waterloo Chronicle

    ... and many others. Although I didn't attend either one, I'm sure the UpTown Waterloo Jazz Festival and the Kitchener Blues Festival brought similar satisfaction to their devotees. (I feel like I'm not smart enough to appreciate jazz and not depressed ...


  19. Feel the HeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 |

    Russian River Jazz & Blues Festival runs SaturdaySunday, Sept. 2021, at Johnson's Beach, Guerneville.


  20. Octoberfest to add blues stage to lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Plans for Octoberfest are steadily coming together and this year Cleveland-Bolivar County Chamber of Commerce announced the addition of the Airport Grocery Blues Stage. "The Blues Stage idea was suggested by Robin Boyles our Octoberfest Chair and Meg McGee and Amy Vance," said Lisa Cooley, Team Cleveland/Main Street director.