What an exciting lineup of some of the most talented blues artists around!
We are pleased to announce the lineup for the 28th Annual Cincy Blues Fest 2020 on July 18 at Schmidlapp Lawn, next to the Moerlein Lager House. This year we will have two stages for continuous music for non stop blues entertainment!!
On one stage we will have the 2020 Challenge solo/duo winner, the 2020 Challenge band winner, and the Band of Helping Hands, whose band gives back to the local community children. Closing the evening with his emotional guitar style that earned him the 2015 Best Guitarist Award at the International Blues Challenge, Noah Wotherspoon!
On the other stage, our own Cincy Blues Society BITS Band will be opening the Fest. Then Marquise Knox from St Louis, who will take you deep into the kind of blues that has mostly disappeared today. Following Marquise, the powerful voice of Grammy Award nominated and winner of two Blues Blast Music Awards, Shaun Murphy, who sang with Little Feat, Eric Clapton, Bob Seger, and more.
Then to top it all off, the 2013 Blues Music Award nominee, 2020 Blues Music Award for Contemporary Blues Male Artist and Contemporary Blues Album of the Year, from Chicago – the blistering guitarist, soulful vocalist, the energetic Toronzo Cannon!
Tickets on sale April 1, 2020.