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  1. New Blues Festival in Long Beach will span generationsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

    The generation gap is going to be filled by the blues in Long Beach this weekend when the New Blues Festival returns to the city. The two-day festival will bring more than 30 modern and traditional blues acts to El Dorado Park this Labor Day Weekend.


  2. Youth Vantage: Ofoam Roots and Blues Festival keeps music aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The WSU Signpost

    Music is a universal language, one's guitar solo can strike another's emotions the way that another's words can't. On Aug. 21-23, the Roots and Blues Festival came alive in the wilderness of North Fork.


  3. Labor Day events happening in Long Beach this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

    ... bands. 5 to 11 p.m. in the East Village Arts District at First Street and Linden Avenue, Long Beach. • New Blues Festival : The two-day New Blues Festival II will take place on Saturday and Sunday at El Dorado Regional Park, 7550 E. Spring ...


  4. Sunshine puts a glow on the blues fringe festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    FOUR days of sunshine left thousands of East Lancashire music fans glowing - and provided a timely treat for promoters and bar owners alike. Not only were Colne's Municipal Hall and Pendle Leisure Centre filled to the rafters for the 2016 Great British Rhythm and Blues Festival but the streets were filled with revellers.


  5. Folk And Blues Festival Back For 11th YearRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Vermont Standard

    The President Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site hosts the 11th annual Plymouth Folk and Blues Concerts on Labor Day Weekend, Sept. 5-6. The event teams Vermont stars and nationally known musicians in a lively folk and blues festival held in the pure country air of historic Plymouth Notch.


  6. Mad Catfish Blues Festival debuts at Santa Anita ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Whittier Daily News

    Barbara Morrison will perform at the Mad Catfish Blues Festival at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia Sept. 5 and 6. Photo courtesy of Barbara Morrison Performing Arts Center.


  7. Great British Rhythm and Blues Festival in little corner of East LancashireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Lancaster and MoreCambe Citizen

    A LITTLE corner of East Lancashire has run the American South and Chicago close as an authentic capital of the blues. Not for nothing has the Great British Rhythm and Blues Festival been lauded by aficionados as the stellar event of its kind in the UK and Europe.


  8. West Point's 37th Prairie Arts Festival is around the cornerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... that kicks off the day. And they can relax at music stages with acts including Big Joe Shelton and the Black Prairie Blues Ambassadors, Caleb Childs, The Tombigbees, Tomfoolery and Fast Scarlet. There are multiple reasons the Prairie Arts Festival ...


  9. Chantel McGregor album & tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 |

    Chantel McGregor has announced the release of her second album 'Lose Control' and a 27 date UK tour starting on Sept 11th. In 2014 she won the award for Best Guitarist in the British Blues Awards and has been nominated again this year.


  10. The Stanley Blues Festival makes a welcome return to County DurhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Chronicle Live

    Paul Lamb and the King Snakes - fronted by Blyth-born Lamb - will headline the one-day free festival at Oakies Park in the town As the summer festival season draws to a close, the resurrected Stanley Blues Festival takes place this Sunday at Oakies Park in the town. This will be the first such event since the original festival - then held in King's Field - ended in 2007 after a 15-year run.


  11. Keb' Mo': Blues Meets Jazz in BluesAmericanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | All About Jazz

    ... album-just me and my guitar playing some songs. But I couldn't do it! I love ensembles so much. —Keb' Mo' Jazz and Blues go hand in hand like mother and daughter, father and son. Blues is often associated with a style of music imbued and ...


  12. Five things to know for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... making music in Bean Blossom for more than a hundred years. That tradition continues as bluegrass gives way to the blues this weekend. The State Harmonica Championship is just one of the events on the schedule for the Bean Blossom Blues Festival in ...


  13. Bean Blossom Blues Fest continues a 100-year-old tradition of musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Hoosiers have been making music in Bean Blossom for more than a hundred years. That tradition continues as bluegrass gives way to the blues this weekend.


  14. Weekend guide Aug. 29-30: Festivals, restaurant week and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... and more. Get a taste of a different culinary scene right outside D.C. in a lovely area. Are you a fan of jazz and blues and looking for a way to relax and wind down this weekend? Lake Anne Jazz and Blues Festival has your name written all over it. ...


  15. Great British Rhythm & Blues Festival arrivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Clitheroe Advertiser and Times

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. The directional signs are up, the venues have been decorated and the acts have been confirmed for what promises to be a weekend to remember! As the musicians carry out their last minute sound checks, scores of fans have started to descend on the town, ready to listen to some unforgettable Blues tunes.


  16. Norwich band to perform at blues festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Eastern Daily Press

    Norwich-based band Adenland is set to perform at the Great British Rhythm and Blues Festival in Lancashire on Monday. The band will share the stage with established blues stars at the four-day event which is expected to attract more than 20,000 people.


  17. Blues musicians taking to railway to entice enthusiasts to star-studded festival eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Lancaster and MoreCambe Citizen

    BLUES fans in East Lancashire are being encouraged to once again let the train take the strain en-route to the Great British Rhythm and Blues Festival. And as a special treat, for the 10th anniversary of the popular Blues Train to the Colne gathering, guitar and harmonica duo Matt Walklate and Paolo Fuschi have been lined up for the launch.


  18. Hot sun at the Red Clay Bluegrass FestivalRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | The Guardian

    ... vocals and above the solid foundation of Charlie Hansen on bass. Tunes like The Angels Rejoiced, East Virginia Blues, My Walking Shoes and Pocket Full of Gold, along with their encore of On the Rock Where Moses Stood, were highlights of their late ...


  19. Weekend Warriors August 28-30Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | UrbanMamas

    ... Pre-registration required. Friday, 10-11:15 am. Free! Big Night Out at Tualatin Commons in Tualatin. Rhythm and blues, contemporary jazz, big band, bluegrass, salsa, reggae - they've got it all at this outdoor summer music series. Bring your ...


  20. Jazz and blues weekend with Minglewood, Sam Moon, Wilcox and moreRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Journal-Pioneer

    The TD Jazz and Blues Festival is back from Aug. 27 to 29 with a new location, world class acts, free Saturday afternoon programming, free workshops and complimentary food and beverage.