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  1. Plan on the holiday bluesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Capital Weekly

    Tickets are on sale for Shemekia Copeland's Holiday Party, a live concert presented by Paul Benjamin Productions and the Strand Theatre, set for Thursday, Dec. 11, at 7:30 p.m. at the Strand, 345 Main St. The young singer's soulful street sound and powerful voice have earned her two Grammy nominations; headline billing at numerous festivals including her hometown's Chicago Blues Festival; and stage appearances with Buddy Guy, B.B. King, Mick Jagger and Eric Clapton. General admission tickets are $20.

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  2. Sol Roots Trio performs Sun Sept 28 in Falls Church VA.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Patch.com

    ... the band has been on bills with Soulive, Jon Cleary, Robert Randolph and the Family Band, Booker T Jones, Shemekia Copeland, Eric Lindell and more. Paying homage to the greats, Sol seeks to push musical boundaries and bring Roots Music to a new ...

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  3. First Blues BBQ at VFW SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Inquirer & Mirror

    The Nantucket Blues BBQ, an all day blues show, opens Saturday morning at the new VFW property with the island-bred acoustic blues of TimbukBlues, and ends in the early evening with the soulful Texas blues of Shemekia Copeland. In between those two distinct sounds will be a full day of blues from far and wide.

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  4. Shemekia CopelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | The Austin Chronicle

    Born and raised in New York/New Jersey, places not immediately associated with blues, Shemekia Copeland's career tips more analogous to scions to Hall of Fame athletes than musicians.

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  5. Durham Blues Festival: Preserving the blues heritage and taking it back outdoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... blues alive." Schedule for Saturday, September 6th at the Historic Durham Athletic Park a Kermit Ruffins a Shemekia Copeland a Grady Champion a The Ori Naftaly Band a The Calvin Edwards Trio a The Red Dirt Revelators a Rick Tobey Choosing the music ...

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  6. City by City: Arlington, Northeast TarrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... 10 a.m. to noon or from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday. Five-time Grammy winner Robert Cray and Shemekia Copeland are among the headliners at the two-day festival, which kicks off Friday night and continues through Sunday. Gates open at 6 ...

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  7. Pick Six: Lowertown Blues Festival, Denny Laine, Jeremy Messersmith, Jamey Johnson, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Lowertown Blues Festival. Minneapolis ' loss is St. Paul's gain as this free inaugural event in Mears Park featured a solid lineup, including Lamont Cranston, Sena Ehrhardt and Shemekia Copeland.

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  8. Things To Do In NYC This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    ... and the sound of the blues from 2 to 9 p.m. The performers include the Slide Brothers (at 2 p.m.), Shemekia Copeland (at 6 p.m.) and Big Sam's Funky Nation (at 7:30 p.m.). 12th Avenue, near 44th Street, Clinton, hudsonriverpark.org/events ; free, ...

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    Aug 11, 2014 | Tualatin Times

    ... 15707 S.W. Walker Road, in Beaverton. Cray, a rock and blues icon and Blues Hall of Famer, will join Shemekia Copeland to comprise a knockout twin bill from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Gates open at 4 p.m. Groovin' on the Grass unites music lovers for a night ...

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  10. 'Trad is Rad' at Philly Folk FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2013 | Philly.com

    ... thanks to artists like Mumford and Sons, the Lumineers and the Avett Bros." * A blues 'n' funk fix of Shemekia Copeland, Josh White Jr. (honoring the centennial birth of his dad) and New Orleans' rompin', stompin' Rebirth Brass Band. * Variations on ...

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  11. Video: The Robert Cray Band, Shemekia Copeland draw thousands of blues fans to BeavertonRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2014 | The Courier Mailer

    THPRD's annual summer concert brought thousands to Beaverton to see The Robert Cray Band, Shemekia Copeland and Thad Beckman on Saturday, Aug. 9. Blues legend Robert Cray performed on Saturday at the Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District's annual Groovin' on the Grass concert in Beaverton for just $5, making it the "best bargain of the summer," ... (more)

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    Aug 8, 2014 | Beaverton Valley Times

    ... 15707 S.W. Walker Road, in Beaverton. Cray, a rock and blues icon and Blues Hall of Famer, will join Shemekia Copeland to comprise a knockout twin bill from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Gates open at 4 p.m. Groovin' on the Grass unites music lovers for a night ...

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    Aug 7, 2014 | Beaverton Valley Times

    ... 15707 S.W. Walker Road, in Beaverton. Cray, a rock and blues icon and Blues Hall of Famer, will join Shemekia Copeland to comprise a knockout twin bill from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Gates open at 4 p.m. Groovin' on the Grass unites music lovers for a night ...

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  14. Delta Swingers and more music at Governor's InnRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... one of the world's "30 Women Burning Up the Blues" along with Bonnie Raitt, Susan Tedeschi, Rory Block and Shemekia Copeland. The accolades have not just come in print. Recently the Delta Swingers took the "Blues Act of the Year" award at the Boston ...

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  15. Blessed to be blue: Shemekia Copeland comes to Bull RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Two-time Grammy nominee Shemekiah Copeland, who opened for the Rolling Stones and shared the stage with Buddy Guy, B.B. King and Eric Clapton, will grace the Bull Run stage at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

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  16. Legendary guitarist Robert Cray to rock Beaverton on Aug. 9Read the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    Blues legend Robert Cray and his band will headline THPRD's annual Groovin' on the Grass show at the district's HMT Recreation Complex on Saturday, Aug. 9. Shemekia Copeland and Thad Beckman will also appear at this $5 show.

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  17. Blues Belter Shemekia Copeland Plays Bridge StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | CTNow.com

    She's still in her mid-30s, but singer Shemekia Copeland has already racked up two decades of music-biz experience.

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  18. Maplewoodstock Kicks Off 11th Year This SaturdayRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | The Alternative Press

    ... on Saturday. Past performers have included Aztec Two Step, Steve Forbert, Marshall Crenshaw, Raul Malo, Shemekia Copeland, The Smithereens, The Iguanas, and Joan Osborne. Of course, there's more than music. There will be vendors selling everything ...

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  19. Maplewoodstock Kicks Off 11th Year This SaturdayRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | The Alternative Press

    ... on Saturday. Past performers have included Aztec Two Step, Steve Forbert, Marshall Crenshaw, Raul Malo, Shemekia Copeland, The Smithereens, The Iguanas, and Joan Osborne. Of course, there's more than music. There will be vendors selling everything ...

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  20. Blues At the Beach with B.B. King + Robert Randolph & the Family Band + Shemekia CopelandRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2014 | The Phoenix

    ... by another legend - B.B. King . And he's in good company: Robert Randolph and the Family Band and Shemekia Copeland share the bill. But wait, there's more: local bluesists Cannibal Ramblers, Ten Foot Polecats, and the ThrowDown Band will play the ...

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