In Memphis, The Cazanovas have just advanced to the semi-finals, giving us here in Atlanta a great chance to have a winner in the IBC again this year. Here in Atlanta, we have an upcoming week of great shows to look forward to!
Monday, Truett Lollis is at Darwin's in Marietta and The Pork Bellys are at Fat Matt's.. Mike Watson hosts the jam at Loco's in Alpharetta while Lola hosts the jam at Northside Tavern and Alexis Vear hosrs the open mic at Steve's Live Music.
Tuesday, Timo Arthur appears at Blind Willie's and Bill Sheffield hosts the acoustic jam at Darwin's. J.T. Speed is at Fat Matt's. Nathan Nelson and Entertainment Crackers are at Northside Tavern. Tommy Castro and The Painkillers are at Smith's Olde Bar.
Wednesday, Scott Glazer's Mojo Dojo is at Blind Willie's. Darwin's has the pro jam and The Hollidays are at Fat Matt's. Alexis Vear and Stephen "The BluesDude" Dunxan host the open mic at Hottie Hawgs. Mudcat is at Northside Tavern.
Thursday, The Cazanovas host the jam at Darwin's. Beverly "Guitar" Watkins visits Blind Willie's and Aaron Neville and the Dirty Dozen Brass Bnd are at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center. Chickenshack is at Fat Matt's and Johnny Scales is at MoonShadow Tavern in Tucker and Nathan Nelson is at Nik's Place in Marietta. the Breeze Kings are at Northside Tavern and Swamp Funk Quartet and Bitteroots are at Steve's Live Music in Sandy Springs.
Friday, Houserocker Johnson is at Blind Willie's and the Dan Sheffield Band is at Darwin's. Billy George is at Fat Matt's and the Hollidays are at Nik's Place.
Saturday, Mudbone Turner is at Darwin's and Francine Reed comes to Blind Willie's. Scott Glazer's Mojo Dojo is at Northide Tavern.
Sunday, the Billy George Duo hosts the blues brunch at Cypress Street Pint and Plate. Uncle Sugar is at Northside Tavern.
That's the week ahead! Have fun and keep on bluesin'!