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This weekend: Find the blues in and around Atlanta, January 24-26

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Many of our hearts if not our bodies are in Memphis this weekend but if we're still physically here in Atlanta and not at the International Blues Challenge, we still have some great shows to choose from right here at home!

Here's where to find the blues this weekend:

Friday, Snake Legs visits Darwin's in Marietta. Houserocker Johnson is at Blind Willie's and Atlanta Boogie is at Fat Matt's. Little G Weevil visits Nik's Place in Marietta and Mudcat is at Northside Tavern.

Saturday, Sweet Betty is at Blind Willie's. Katie Martin hosts the afternoon jam at Darwin's.and The Barry Richman Band is at Darwin's.Saturday night. Dr. Dixon is at Fat Matt's and Mudcat continues at Northside Tavern.. Col. Bruce Hampton and the Madrid Express entertain at the Red Light Cafe'.

Sunday,The Billy George Duo hosts the blues brunch at Cypress Street Plate & Pint. Fat Back Deluxe is at Fat Matt's and Uncle Sugar is at Northside Tavern. JP Bluz is among the performers at the Rock for Shannon Benefit at The Craze Tavern in Duluth. This concert benefits the family of a young woman who was tragically killed in a car accident.

So there you have it. Have fun this weekend and keep on bluesin'!


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