Valerie June is more on the eclectic Americana side of things, but I’m listing this because I think people who like acoustic blues would like her. She has a couple of great blues songs that remind me of Jessie Mae Hemphill.
Get a sneak preview of one of this year’s Cincy Blues Fest acts.
Tue 03/21/17 – The Experience Hendrix Tour – Taft Theatre, downtown Cincinnati, OH
All Star Lineup! – Buddy Guy, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Jonny Lang, Noah Hunt, The Slide Brothers, Ana Popovic and more! Click the link for more details.
Most of these artists need no introduction – “The Slide Brothers are the greatest living musicians who embody the Sacred Steel tradition – Calvin Cooke, Aubrey Ghent, Chuck Campbell and Darick Campbell.”
Sunday, January 22, 2017
- Open Jam w/ Uncle Woody & The Blue Bandits @ Mansion Hill Tavern 7pm
- The Bluebirds @ Mount Lookout Tavern 8-12pm
- The Shorty And Cheryl Show @ Brew River Gastropub 5pm
- Todd Hepburn Brunch @ Brewriver 11am-3pm
Monday, January 23, 2017
- Open Acoustic Jam w/ John Redell & Friends @ Mansion Hill Tavern 8pm
- Open Jam w/ The Sonny Moorman Group @ McCauley’s Pub 7-11pm
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
- Sonny’s Solo Blues @ Willie’s Sports Bar, Hidden Valley Lake 7-11pm
- Todd Hepburn Hosting The Dilly Spotlight @ Dilly Deli 6-9pm
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
- Disco World w/ Disco Cheryl @ W.A.I.F. 83.3 Fm 3-5pm
- Sonny’s Solo Blues @ The Meritage 7-10pm
- Todd Hepburn Piano @ Arnold’s 6-9pm
Thursday, January 26, 2017
- Johnny Fink And The Intrusion @ IBC Fundraiser-Grandview Tavern-Ft Mitchell Ky
- Open Jam w/ Bob Dellaposta @ Old Crow Bar, Middletown
- Ricky Nye & Dottie Warner @ Arnold’s Bar & Grill 7:30-9:30pm
- Todd Hepburn Solo Piano @ Bromwell’s Harth Lounge 6-9
Will be held on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 7:30pm. If you would like to contribute to the Society and make our impact greater and events even better, please come and join.
Please join the Cincy Blues Society to wish the Jay Jesse Johnson Band and Leo Clarke & Larry Bloomfield great success when they go down to Memphis in February to compete in the International Blues Competition. We are delighted that we have such amazing talent as our representatives in the IBC.
Solo / Duo Category
Leo Clarke & Larry Bloomfield