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  1. Robert Cray, Shemekia Copeland bring blues to Capitol TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Blues legend Robert Cray and electric blues vocalist Shemekia Copeland will perform Tuesday, April 28, 7:30 p.m., at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St. With five Grammy Awards, 15 Grammy nominations and millions of record sales worldwide, Robert Cray is considered one of the greatest guitarists of his generation. Since the release of his album 'Strong Persuader,' Cray has gone on to record 15 Billboard charting studio albums and has written or performed with everyone from Eric Clapton to Stevie Ray Vaughan, from Bonnie Raitt to John Lee Hooker.

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  2. Sun April 26 Sol Roots band performs in Northern Virginia. New Orleans funk, blues, soul, rock.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Patch.com

    ... and his band has shared a the stage with acts such as Dumpstaphunk, Booker T Jones, Soulive, Eric Lindell, Shemekia Copeland, Jon Cleary, Walter a "Wolfman" Washington, Jackie Greene, and more. Paying homage to the greats, Sol seeks to push musical ...

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  3. Damon Dennis EppleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Pocono Record

    ... Elementary Center in the Pocono Mountain School District. He had been a road manager for blues singer Shemekia Copeland. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force as an intelligence analyst. He was member of the CLU Club. Damon was self-employed. He ...

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  4. Damon Dennis EppleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Pocono Record

    ... Elementary Center in the Pocono Mountain School District. He had been a road manager for blues singer Shemekia Copeland. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force as an intelligence analyst. He was member of the CLU Club. Damon was self-employed. He ...

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  5. Weekend Flyer: April 10-12, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Fayetteville Flyer

    Want internationally renowned blues music? Blues in the Natural State is Friday and Saturday night at George's . Friday night will include a bunch of talented female performers under the theme "An Evening of Women in the Blues," and will include performances by local supergroup Divas on Fire, and touring acts Nikki Hill, Kelley Hill, and Shemekia Copeland.

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  6. Blues In The Natural State Returns To Fayetteville Friday And SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Fayetteville Flyer

    ... will include performances by local supergroup Divas on Fire, and touring acts Nikki Hill, Kelley Hill, and Shemekia Copeland. On Saturday, the music kicks off at 3 p.m. with Memphis bluesman Buddy Shute, followed by local acts Keith Nicholson Trio, ...

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  7. A Wonderland of electric bluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | New Jersey Herald

    With all due respect to Shemekia Copeland, Tommy Castro, et al, Carolyn Wonderland stole the show last weekend at the Blast Furnace Blues Festival at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in south Bethlehem. "Thanks for taking a chance on us," the tiny Texan with the big voice said.

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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. ArtsQuest's fourth Blast Furnace Blues fest has scorchin' lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | 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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  13. Blues in The Natural StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | 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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  14. Blast Furnace Blues Fest 2015: Performer schedule, other highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | 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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  15. Shemekia Copeland , Tommy Castro and Mr. Sipp to headline the 2015...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | 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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  16. Pennsylvania Blues Fest announces full lineup, with Lil' Ed and 15 moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | 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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  17. Pennsylvania Blues Festival announces full lineup; tickets on saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | 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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  18. Sol Roots band performs in Alexandria VA. New Orleans funk, energetic rock, raw blues, and deep soul.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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