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The week ahead: Find the blues in and around Atlanta, March 31-April 6, 2014

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Blues are falling down like April rain this coming week and here is where to find them in and around Atlanta. Some information is not available as always at the beginning of the month. Check with Blind Willie's for their schedule on the missing days, for instane:

Monday, Truett Lollis is at Darwin's in Marietta. Marshall Ruffin is at Blind Willie's and The Pork Bellys are at Fat Matt's. Pokey LaFarge is at Eddie's Attic in Decatur and Mike Watson hosts the jam at Loco's in Alpharetta. Lola hosts the jam at Northside Tavern and Alexis Vear hosts the open mic at Steve's Live Music.
Tuesday, Bill Sheffield hosts the jam at Darwin's. Nathan Nelson & Entertainment Crackers are at Northside Tavern.

Wednesday, Darwin's has the Pro Jam and The Hollidays are at Fat Matt's. Alexis Vear and Stephen "TheBluesDude" Ducan host the open mic and jam at Hottie Hawgs BBQ. MoonShadow Tavern has an open mic night and Red Light Cafe' has an open mic as well. Mudcat is at Northside Tavern.
Thursday, The Cazanovas host the jam at Darwin's. Chickenshack is at Fat Matt's and Nathan Nelson is at Nik's Place. The Breeze Kings are at Northside Tavern and Steve's Live Music has its monthly blues jam.

Friday, the Cody Matlock Band is at Darwin's and Atlanta Boogie is at Fat Matt's. The Sweet and Salty Blues Band is at Hottie Hawgs and The Barry Richman Band is at Nik's Place.

Saturday, The Cazanovas are at Darwin's and Ron Cooley is at Fat Matt's. Little G Weevil is at Gulf Coast Grill in Suwanee and The Georgia Flood is at Moonshadow Tavern. Col. Bruce Hampton & The Madrid Express are at the Red Light Cafe'.

Sunday, the Billy George Duo hosts the blues brunch at Cypress Pint & Plate. Fat Back Deluxe is at Fat Matt's and Uncle Sugar is at Northside Tavern and Locals in Acworth has a Sunday Night jam.

That's it for this week. Have fun and keep on bluesin'!

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