It's a long Labor Day weekend so we I'm including Monday in the lineup this time! Here's where to listen to celebrate your working man's or woman's blues this weekend:
Friday, it's Sandra hall & The Shadows at Blind Willie's and Junk Yard Dawgs at Darwin's in Marietta. The Timo Arthur Trio is at Fat Matt's and Delta Moon comes to Henry's Louisiana Grill in Acworth. The Cazanovas are at North River Tavern in Snady Springs and Western Sizzlin' is at Northside Tavern.. Cooper Tisdale is at Two Urban Licks and The Luxury Kings at The Velvet Note in Alpharetta.
Friday's very special event is at Sweet Auburn Blues on the Roof at the Sweet Auburn Roof Garden where Beverly "Guitar" Watkins will be crowned "Georgia's Queen Bee of the Blues." To hear more about Ms. Beverly and this event, listen to this week's blues report from me on "Still Called The Blues" with Sweet Louis T tonight (Thursday) at 8:30 pm on Peachtree Radio.
Saturday, Houserocker Johnson and The Shadows are at Blind Willie's and Lola Gulley visits Darwin's.Billy George and Mo' Lightnin' are at Cypress Street Pint and Plate. Ron Cooley and The Hard Timesare at Fat Matt's. randy Chapman has his birthday bash at Northside Tavern and Cooper Tisdale is at Two Urban Licks. The JP Blues Band is at Friends Sports Bar in Suwanee.
Sunday, Tony Bryant is at Fat Matt's and Uncle Sugar is at Northside Tavern. Bob Page hosts brunch at Two Urban Licks.
Our bonus day, Labor Day, catch the WRFG BBQ at Park Tavern honoring The Breeze Kings with performanes from many great blues acts, such as Chris Duarte, Little G Weevil, The Casanovas, and Sweet Betty with the Chicago Joe Jones Band.
The Allman Brothers and Grace Potter and the Noctur are at Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre in Alpharetta.
That's it for this week. Have fun,happy Labor Day, and keep on bluesin'!