Any week that starts with a day off is already off to a great start, and I've got your live blues shows all week to keep that good feeling going!
Monday, Happy Labor Day to you all! Truett Lollis will be entertaining as always at Darwin's in Marietta, Barry Richman will be hosting the jam at Dixie Tavern in Marietta, and Lola will be hosting the jam at Northside Tavern. Pead Boy and the Pork Bellies are at Fat Matt's and Marshall Ruffin is at Nik's Place in Marietta.
Some very special events are goin going on too, though, such as the WRFG BBQ at Park Tavern, honoring The Breeze Kings and with great acts like Tommy Brown, Chris Duarte, The Cazanovas, Sweet Betty, Little G Weevil and Chicago Joe Jones.
Another special event on Monday is The Allman Brothers with Grace Potter and The Nocturnals at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Alpharetta.
Tuesday, Truett Lollis is at 120 Tavern in Marietta and Bill Sheffield hosts the acoustic jam at Darwin's. Burning Time is at Fat Matt's and Nathan Nelson and Entertainment Crackers are at Northside Tavern. The Bob Page Trio is at Sweet Georgia's Juke Joint.
Wednesday, John McKnight hosts the Pro Jam at Darwin's and The Georgia Flood is at Fat Matt's. Mudcat is at Northside Tavern and The Breeze Kings are at Sweet Georgia's.
Thursday, The Cazanovas host the blues jam at Darwin's and Chickenshack is at Fat Matt's. Nathan Nelson is at Nik's Place and The Breeze Kings are at Northside Tavern. The Barry Richman Band visits Steve's Live Music.
Friday, Brandon Reeves is at Center Stage Tavern in Acworth. Rebel City Rockers are at Darwin's and John Sosebee is at Fat Matt's.The Barry Richman Band is at Nik's Place.
Saturday, Tinsley Ellis, Liz Melendez, and Little G Weevil are going to be at 120 Tavern. Big Bill Morganfield is at Blind Willie's and Chris Duarte is at Darwin's. Delta Moon comes to Eddie's Attic and Johnny Scales is at Fat Matt's. The great Jimmie Vaughn and The Tilt-A-Whirl Band entertains at Lake Lanier Islands Resort in Buford. Truett Lollis is at Meehan's in Sandy Springs and The Geoff Achison Band and Randall Bramblett are at the Red Clay Theatre in Duluth. The Paul Thorn Band is at Variety Playhouse.
Sunday, Seminole Jackson and New Dixie Blues are at The Comeback Bar in Tucker and Uncle Sugar is at Northside Tavern. Snake Legs is at Fat Matt's and there's a Blues Brunch with Billy George and Mo' Lightnin' at Cypress Street Pint and Plate.
That's it for this week! Have fun and keep on bluesin'!