It's still a bright, shiny new year and we are blessed to have many opportunities to get out and hear great live music, including blues. Here's some great choices for the coming week:
Tuesday, the jam at Darwin's is acoustic and it's hosted by Bill Sheffield. Blues Station at Blind Willie's, and JT Speed is at Fat Matt's.
Wednesday, Atlanta Boogie is at Blind Willie's. Little G Weevil entertains at Darwin's and The Hollidays are at Fat Matt's. Nik's Place has an open jam with McKnight and Co.
Thursday, Paul Geremia visits Blind Willie's. The Cazanovas host the jam at Darwin's and Chickenshack is at Fat Matt's. The Breeze Kings appear at The Intercontinental Hotel and later at Northside Tavern.
Friday, Francine Reed and The Shadows are at Blind Willie's and The Rhythm Yard is at Darwin's. Beverly "Guitar" Watkins will delight and amaze you at Northside Tavern. Little Joey's Big Band is at Fat Matt's. The Breeze Kings return to The Intercontinental Hotel, and are also appearing there on Saturday.
Also Saturday, Big Bill Morganfield is at Blind Willie's and the Psycho DeVilles are at Darwin's. The Jumpin' Jukes are at Fat Matt's.Ike Stubblefield is at Northside Tavenr.
Outside of Atlanta on Saturday, we are hopefully going to take a road trip to Dahlonega to see Rory Block at The Crimson Moon. Join us if you feel like a little adventure! Even if we don't make it, you'll see a great show.
Sunday, Uncle Sugar is at Northside Tavern. .
That's what I know for now. Have fun, and keep on bluesin'!