If you love the blues then you may already know that it’s almost time for the annual Ventura County Blues Festival. This year the event will be held on Saturday, April 26 at Moorpark College in Ventura, California. The 9th annual blues bash begins at 11:00 a.m. and runs until approximately 6:00 p.m.
Saturday’s live entertainment will include Kim Wilson’s Blues All-Stars featuring Fabulous Thunderbirds front man and blues singer Kim Wilson, California-based record label Delta Groove Records’ very own Delta Groove All-Star Blues Revue with Sugarray Rayford and Kid Ramos and friends, soul songstress Sista Monica Parker and festival fan favorites Jimmy Thackery & The Drivers.
Also appearing are Michael John and The Bottom Line, Blues Music Award nominee singer Karen Lovely and Ventura County Blues Society Band Challenge winner Lightnin’ Willie. The event will once more be emceed by actor-musician Mickey Jones (Trini Lopez, Bob Dylan, The First Edition and FX’s TV series “Justified").