It's time to find the great blues shows in and around Atlanta next week so that you can have a good time going out and supporting these great artists and venues that are helping keep live blues going strong!
Monday, Truett Lollis is at Darwin's in Marietta. Barrelhouse Bob Page is at Blind Willie's and The Pork Bellys are at Fat Matt's. Mike Watson & Friends host the jam at Loco's in Alpharetta and Lola hosts the blues jam at Northside Tavern. Steve's Live Music has an open mic hosted by Alexis Vear.
Tuesday, The Hollidays are at Blind Willie's and Bill Sheffield hosts the acoustic jam at Darwin's. J.T. Speed is at Fat Matt's and Nathan Nelson & Entertainment Crackers are at Northside Tavern. The Arena Tavern in Duluth hosts a blues open mic with Paul Sanner.
Wednesday, Darwin's has the Pro Jam and The Electromatics are at Blind Willie's. Hottie Hawgs has an open mic with Alexis Vear and Red Light Cafe also hosts an open mic. Mudcat is at Northside Tavern.
Thursday, The Shadows are at Blind Willie's and The Cazanovas host the blues jam at Darwin's. Chickenshack is at Fat matts and Nathan Nelson is at Nik's Place. The Breeze Kings are at Northside Tavern and Dirty South TV hosts the Acoustic Lunch Hour at Steve's Live Music in Sandy Springs.
Friday, Houserocker Johnson is at Blind Willie's and Diedra and The Ruff Pro Band is at Darwin's. Mike Snowden Live Cigar Box Music takes place at Hop Alley Brew Pub is Alpharetta and the AJ Ghent Band with The First Stone is at Smith's Olde Bar. Hannah Thomas, Sylvia Rose and Emily Kate Boyd are at Steve's Live Music.
Saturday, Sandra Hall is at Blind Willie's. JP Soars comes to Darwin's.
Sunday, The Georgia Flood opens for Black Cadillacs at Unplugged in the Park at Park Tavern. Uncle Sugar is at Northside Tavern.
That's all I know for next week. Some information for August has not come in yet, so if you don't see your favorite venue listed for the weekend check with them directly! Have fun and keep on bluesin'!
828 North Highland Ave
Darwin's Blues Club
1508 Roswell Rd
Fat Matt's Rib Shack
1811 Piedmong Ave NW
1058 Howell Mill Rd NW
645 Whitlock Ave
Locals Bar and Grill
6380 Bells Ferry Rd