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9 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

Roots and Blues: The sweet low-down

Bassist Ryan Gullen with Saskatoon rockers The Sheepdogs gets into the groove at the Salmon Arm Roots and Blues Festival Saturday.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Chicago's The Claudettes Perform Free Show Tonight at The McKittrick Hotel

Performing as The Claudettes, the Chicago-based piano-drums duo of Johnny Iguana and Michael Caskey have created their own fanatical fusion of blues and soul-jazz - like Ray Charles on a punk kick.

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Related Topix: us Travel, North America Travel, Chicago Travel, Travel, Blues, Black Entertainment, Ray Charles, Mose Allison, Jazz, Michigan

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Join SanDiego.com at This Year's San Diego Blues Festival

6 and 7, at the Embarcadero Marina Park North on the downtown waterfront, next to Seaport Village.

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Related Topix: Blues, Eric Burdon, Pop/Rock, The Animals, Tommy Castro

Hispanic Business

Marsha McWilson fills the park for Lewiston Blue Monday performance

The crowd response was unlike any in recent memory, according to , which sponsors Blue Monday.

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WLFI-TV West Lafayette

News 18 This Morning Uptown Jazz and Blues Fest interview

Uptown meets downtown on Saturday when the Uptown Jazz and Blues Festival will fill downtown Lafayette with the sounds of cool jazz and smoking hot blues.

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Related Topix: Jazz & Blues, Jazz, IGN Entertainment, Lafayette, IN, Blues

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Morristown Green

Sizzling hot: Headliner Matt Schofield and setup man Mikey Junior, at ...

SECURITY! No, wait-it's just Mikey Junior taking his harmonica for a walk on the Green.

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Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, B.B. King

Sat Aug 16, 2014

WJHG-TV Panama City

Pineapple Productions Celebrates Great American Blues Festival and BBQ Challenge

Pineapple Productions brought Blues and BBQ to Panama City Beach August 16th and 17th for the 1st Annual Great American Blues Festival and BBQ Challenge.

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Related Topix: Panama City Beach, FL, Panama City, FL, Blues

Fri Aug 15, 2014

WLUC-TV Negaunee

Blues Fest seeking volunteers

The Marquette Area Blues Society is looking for volunteers for this year's Blues Festival at Marquette's Lower Harbor Park.

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MassLive.com

LiveWire: Blues guitarist Selwyn Birchwood coming to Northampton

In fact, he is smart enough to have earned an MBA from the University of Tampa. He is also smart enough to have aligned himself with some great names in the world of blues, relationships that are paying dividends for Birchwood's burgeoning career.

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Related Topix: Blues, Northampton, MA, University of Tampa, Entertainment

My Manitoba.com

BBQ & Blues Festival: Tracy K

When Tracy K decided to leave Manitoba and spend a summer in Toronto after her third year of university, she had no way of knowing it would kindle a long and accomplished music career.

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Related Topix: Blues, Canada, Family, Kids, Graphic Design, Arts

MLive.com

In Session: Davina and the Vagabonds come out of the cold, coming to Tip Top Deluxe

Davina Sowers hit the Minneapolis music scene, and it didn't take her long to start making a name for herself.

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Related Topix: Canada, Blues, California

Thu Aug 14, 2014

My Manitoba.com

BBQ & Blues Festival: Big Dave McLean

He may have a penchant for reflecting on the past with a touch of nostalgia, but 45 years into his professional music career, Big Dave McLean is just as excited talking about the future.

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Edmonton Journal

Festival preview: Sax player has history of playing with all the blues greats

Saxophone is most often seen as a jazz instrument, but a few great players like Eddie Shaw are around to remind us of its role in the history of blues music.

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Related Topix: Blues, Greenville, MS, Jazz

Morristown Green

Visiting the 'in-between places' with Matt Schofield,...

"When you bend a note on the guitar, you're going to the in-between places. That creates the emotional resonance in people," said Schofield, who will headline at the fourth annual Morristown Jazz & Blues Festival on Aug. 16, 2014.

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Related Topix: B.B. King, Blues, Black Entertainment, Albert Collins, Muddy Waters, United Kingdom Travel, Manchester, United Kingdom Travel, Travel, Europe Travel

SouthCoastToday.com

9th annual New England Blues festival set for Sat.

"A Little Bit Country & A Whole Lot of Blues" is the theme for this year's New England Blues Festival to benefit the Middleboro Elks veterans services and the Sacred Heart Food Pantry.

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Related Topix: Blues, Middleboro, MA

Morristown Green

Greater Morristown weekend preview: Get the blues on the Green

This is the weekend local music fans wait for all year: The Morristown Jazz & Blues Festival returns to the historic Morristown Green on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Blues, Morristown, NJ, Jazz & Blues, Jazz, ABBA, Pop/Rock, Drew University, Madison, NJ

The Winnipeg Free Press

Blues Attack

The third annual festival, which runs Aug. 16 and 17, will be held at Shaw Park this year, moving downtown from its former digs at the Red River Exhibition Grounds.

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Related Topix: Blues, North America, Canada, World News

Wed Aug 13, 2014

WJHG-TV Panama City

First American Blues Festival Kicks off Soon

Panama City Beach is welcoming a new event that organizers are hoping will become a mainstay.

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Related Topix: Panama City Beach, FL, Blues

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Robert Randolph to headline 22nd annual blues festivalRobert Randolph ...

Robert Randolph to headline 22nd annual blues festival The "sacred steel" musician has performed at Bonnaroo and other festivals around the nation.

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Vue Weekly

Front Porch Roots Revue opens the 2014 Edmonton Blues Festival

For quite some time Ron Rault felt as though he was mailing it in. That's quite the admission from the Front Porch Blues Revue bassist and singer, long considered one of the city's most talented players.

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