A colorful art form

A colorful art form

There are 9 comments on the Bennington Banner story from Apr 6, 2009, titled A colorful art form. In it, Bennington Banner reports that:

Say the word "blues," and people think, "Memphis." Say it some more, and maybe they'll think "Bennington." Local band Blues Sanctuary - a quintet of musical weekend warriors with day jobs, by their own description - recently packed their instruments to spend a few days at the International Blues Competition, playing against professional performers, ...

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Confused

Boston, MA

#1 Apr 6, 2009
Sorry I thought this was just another story about straight bashing gays biotching about the same sex issues as usual!
corey

Bennington, VT

#2 Apr 6, 2009
congrats uncle rick and the rest of the band keep doing what you love
Erin

Bethel, VT

#3 Apr 6, 2009
Wow- what an awesome experience! I remember sitting on the floor of a home in Shaftsbury as a child with my cousins next to me, each of us looking up at their father jamming on his guitar. Who knew that years later he would be playing where the blues were born! Here's to you, Blues Sanctuary, for staying true to what you love!
Real Vermonter

Boston, MA

#4 Apr 6, 2009
Great band! Must see!

Again half a story thanks to the wonderful reporting by the Bennington Banner!

This is what they missed!

Blues Sanctuary Myspace page!

http://www.myspace.com/bluessanctuary

Blues Sanctuary at the International Blues Challenge in Memphis, TN. Feb 06, 2009



See Blues Sanctuary Saturday, May 17th at Revolution Hall in Troy, New York

http://www.revolutionhall.com/show-393-Northe...
Kathy Sturgeon

Cumberland, RI

#5 Apr 7, 2009
Rick, I'm so excited for you and your band. And the picture with the hat... what can I say?? AWESOME. And I can say I first heard Rick Burgess playing at the old B&R Railroad back in the 70's. And his wife is one of my bestest friends. Peace and love,
Kathy
KP Drummer

Charlestown, MA

#6 Apr 7, 2009
Real Vermonter wrote:
Great band! Must see!
Again half a story thanks to the wonderful reporting by the Bennington Banner!
This is what they missed!
Blues Sanctuary Myspace page!
http://www.myspace.com/bluessanctuary
Blues Sanctuary at the International Blues Challenge in Memphis, TN. Feb 06, 2009
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v =xRIZDLRFJwYXX
See Blues Sanctuary Saturday, May 17th at Revolution Hall in Troy, New York
http://www.revolutionhall.com/show-393-Northe...
Hey Real Vermonter, Thank you very much!
Call me at my workplace, I'd like to thank you directly for the great comments, and for adding the missing pieces
Real Vermonter

Boston, MA

#7 Apr 7, 2009
Your great music is thanks enough! I'll catch ya at a show sometime! Enjoy the ride! You all earned it!
KP Drummer

Charlestown, MA

#8 Apr 7, 2009
Real Vermonter wrote:
Your great music is thanks enough! I'll catch ya at a show sometime! Enjoy the ride! You all earned it!
You do that,I'll buy you a drink! Thanks again KP
Real Vermonter

Boston, MA

#9 Apr 7, 2009
Thanks bud! Best wishes!

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