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  1. REVIEW: Blast Furnace Blues festival is fully realized in its fourth yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | The Morning Call

    ... during a snowy February - or the lineup, this year's festival, which closes today with performances by Shemekia Copeland , Bennie Turner & The Freddie King Reunion Band and Heritage Blues Orchestra already is successful. Even Friday's preview night, ...

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  2. Sun Mar 29 Sol Roots performs in Falls Church VA.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Patch.com

    ... been on bills with Dumpstaphunk, Soulive, Jon Cleary, The Wood Brothers, Robert Randolph, Jackie Greene, Shemekia Copeland, Eric Lindell, Walter "Wolfman" Washington and more. Sol has performed on stage and in the studio with musical heavyweights ...

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  3. Blast Furnace Blues festival at SteelStacks continues winning formulaRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | The Morning Call

    ... Artist of the Year John Nemeth with soul/jazz band The Bo Keys. Sunday headliners are Queen of the Blues Shemekia Copeland and Grammy nominee Heritage Blues Orchestra. "I think, like any year, that we're trying to present a little bit of everything ...

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  4. Blast Furnace Blues at SteelStacks continues winning formulaRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | The Morning Call

    ... Artist of the Year John Nemeth with soul/jazz band The Bo Keys. Sunday headliners are Queen of the Blues Shemekia Copeland and Grammy nominee Heritage Blues Orchestra. "I think, like any year, that we're trying to present a little bit of everything ...

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  5. ArtsQuest's fourth Blast Furnace Blues fest has scorchin' lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Morning Call

    ... Artist of the Year John Nemeth with soul/jazz band The Bo Keys . Sunday headliners are Queen of the Blues Shemekia Copeland and Grammy nominee Heritage Blues Orchestra. "I think, like any year, that we're trying to present a little bit of everything ...

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  6. Blues in The Natural StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Fayetteville Free Weekly

    ... for a preview event. The people there went wild." Headlining the "Women in the Blues" night will be Shemekia Copeland. While only in her early 30s, the two-time Grammy nominee has opened for the Rolling Stones, headlined at the Chicago Blues ...

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  7. Blast Furnace Blues Fest 2015: Performer schedule, other highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | NJ.com

    ... Friday through Sunday at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in Bethlehem . Headliners include singer Shemekia Copeland, the Freddie King Reunion Band, Craig Thatcher Band, John Nemeth & the Bo-Keys, Heritage Blues Orchestra and Tommy Castro & The ...

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  8. Shemekia Copeland , Tommy Castro and Mr. Sipp to headline the 2015...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Fayetteville Flyer

    ... with NWA super group Divas on Fire , followed by Nikki Hill and Kelley Hunt . Headlining the evening is Shemekia Copeland , an American electric blues vocalist. While only in her early 30s, the two-time GRAMMYA nominee is already a force to be ...

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  9. Pennsylvania Blues Fest announces full lineup, with Lil' Ed and 15 moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | The Morning Call

    ... the Blues Imperials and 15 other national and international acts joining previously announced headliner Shemekia Copeland . The lineup includes contemporary and traditional blues, gospel, zydeco and soul music. Lil' Ed and the Blues Imperials, who ...

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  10. Pennsylvania Blues Festival announces full lineup; tickets on saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | The Morning Call

    The Pennsylvania Blues Festival, which this year will move to Split Rock Resort in Carbon County, has announced its full artist lineup, with slide guitarist Lil' Ed Williams and The Blues Imperials and 15 other national and international acts joining previously announced headliner Shemekia Copeland . It also has put tickets for the July 24-26 event on sale, and will launch a new website, www.Pennsylvaniabluesfestival.com , on March 17. Lil' Ed and The Blues Imperials, who have been nominated for eight Blues Music Awards as Band Of The Year and won twice, will headline the closing night of the festival, at the resort in the Lake Harmony area of Kidder Township.

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  11. Sol Roots band performs in Alexandria VA. New Orleans funk, energetic rock, raw blues, and deep soul.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Patch.com

    ... Soulive, Jon Cleary, The Wood Brothers, Robert Randolph, Jackie Greene, Booker T Jones, Eric Lindell, Shemekia Copeland, Walter "Wolfman" Washington and more. Sol has performed on stage and in the studio with musical heavyweights Taj Mahal, Kenny ...

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  12. Shemekia Copeland gives W-B taste of the BluesRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    Copeland made a "Live from the Chandelier Lobby" series appearance Friday at the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts in Wilkes-Barre. The singer received the title by official proclamation of the City of Chicago and the State of Illinois at the 2011 Chicago Blues Festival.

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  13. Vocal powerhouse Shemekia Copeland comes to KirbyRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    Born in Harlem, New York, Copeland is the daughter of the late Texas blues guitar legend Johnny Clyde Copeland. He recognized his daughter's talent and encouraged her to sing, but she was shy at first.

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  14. Pennsylvania Blues Fest announces move, lines up Shemekia CopelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Morning Call

    Shemekia Copeland, who was nominated for a Grammy for Best Blues Album in 2013, will perform July 25 at the Pennsylvania Blues Festival in Lake Harmony. Shemekia Copeland, who was nominated for a Grammy for Best Blues Album in 2013, will perform July 25 at the Pennsylvania Blues Festival in Lake Harmony.

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  15. Pennsylvania Blues Fest to have 24th year at new location, announces first headlinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Morning Call

    ... Frost/Bi Boulder, festival founder and director Michael Cloeren says. Its first announced headliner is Shemekia Copeland, who is the daughter of Texas blues guitarist and singer Johnny Copeland and was nominated for the Grammy Award for Best Blues ...

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  16. Singing Sensation Shemekia Copeland Returns To Alligator RecordsRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2015 | Mi2n

    Alligator Records is proud to announce the re-signing of blues/soul/Americana singing sensation Shemekia Copeland to the label she called home from 1998 through 2005. Over the course of her four Alligator albums and her two most recent for Telarc, Copeland's wide-open vision of contemporary blues, roots and soul music showcases the evolution of a passionate artist with a modern musical and lyrical approach.

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  17. Shemekia Copeland added to Kirby Center's lobby seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | The Times Leader

    Blues vocal sensation Shemekia Copeland will play beneath the chandelier at the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts on Feb. 20th. Copeland's show will start at 8 p.m. as part of the "Live from the Chandelier Lobby" concert series.

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  18. Modern blues queen Shemekia Copeland bends but doesn't break traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Nashville Scene

    On her 2012 album, 33 1/3 , Chicago's Shemekia Copeland unequivocally pledges her allegiance to the "low-down, dirty, stinkin' blues" when she belts out "I Sing the Blues," a slow scorcher penned by Pikeville, Tenn. native Earl Bridgeman and collaborator Philip Wooten.

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  19. National Blues Museum Completes FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... Allman's enthusiasm for the project has been echoed by many others, including leading female artists, Shemekia Copeland and Denise LaSalle, film and television star, John Goodman, and Academy Award Winner, Morgan Freeman. Freeman recently provided ...

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  20. Copeland throws a holiday blues partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Herald Gazette

    Shemekia Copeland's Holiday Party, a live concert presented by Paul Benjamin Productions and the Strand Theatre, is ready to rock Thursday, Dec. 11, at 7:30 p.m. at the Strand, 345 Main St. While only in her early 30s, two-time Grammy Award nominee Shemekia Copeland - who first sang on the Midcoast as a teen - is a force to be reckoned with in the blues. She has opened for the Rolling Stones, headlined at the Chicago Blues Festival and numerous festivals around the world, scored critics choice awards on both sides of the Atlantic, shared the stage with such luminaries as Buddy Guy, B.B. King, Mick Jagger and Eric Clapton and has even performed at the White House for President and Mrs. Obama.

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