This Weekend’s Gigs-Feb. 5th-6th, 2016

Alrighty, it’s Friday, and you know what that means-time to play the blues!!!

Tonight and tomorrow (Feb. 5th & 6th) we’re at the Boulevard Lounge (6210 Grand Blvd., New Port Richey, FL) from 9pm-1am. Join myself on guitar, with David Simmons on drums and Larry Powell on bass as we rock those blues for youse, and dust off those dancing shoes! Don’t be late, it’s gonna be great-so put your face in the place!!! Thanks again for supporting us!!

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Tonight-Day 2 of The International Blues Challenge!

Tonight is Day 2 of the 32nd International Blues Challenge, and I’ll be performing/competing in the solo/duo division at Proples Billiard Hall (323 Beale Street, Memphis TN) at 10:00 pm-if you’re in Memphis to see the Blues Challenge, I hope you can stop by!

Our SBS band entry, TC Carr & The Bolts Of Blue, are performing/competing at Blues City Cafe (138 Beale Street, Memphis TN) at 5:30 pm (early!!!)-let’s root on our SBS berthren at the IBC!

The full schedule is available at blues.org – I can tell you, it’s unreal the amount of pure talent there is here!!! See you on Beale Street!

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International Blues Challenge-Day 1!

Tonight is Day 1 of the 32nd International Blues Challenge, and I’ll be performing/competing in the solo/duo division at People’s Billiard Hall (323 Beale Street, Memphis TN) at 6:00 pm-if you’re in Memphis to see the Blues Challenge, I hope you can stop by!

Our SBS band entry, TC Carr & The Bolts Of Blue, are performing/competing at Blues City Cafe (138 Beale Street, Memphis) at 9:05 pm-let’s root on our SBS berthren at the IBC!

The full schedule is available at blues.org – I can tell you, it’s almost more fun than a blues lover can stand!!! See you on Beale Street!

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This Weekend’s Gigs-Jan. 8, 9, 10 2016

Friday has arrived, and that means it’s time for the Weekend Gig Update!!!

Tonight and tomorrow, we’re at the Fisherman’s Shack (14519 Old Dixie Hwy, Hudson, FL) from 8-12 pm. As always, David Simmons is on the drums, and Larry Powell holds down the bass, while I proceed to strangle the strings and sing some things… come out to the place that is a true Florida Juke Joint!!!

Sunday, it’s time to get ready for the International Blues Challenge-we’re going to have a fundraiser at LP’s Pub (904 N McMullen-Booth Rd., Clearwater, FL) from 2-6pm-there will be a raffle, 50/50 drawing, and lots of great music from the likes of Nat Langston, Scott Rexroat aka Treble Hook, “Blind Dog” Jeffrey Vincent, Shawn Paige, and many more! Well worth a nice Sunday afternoon!

So get off your duffs and put your face in the place-hope to see you this weekend!

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IBC Fundraiser THIS SUNDAY!

We’ll (finally!) be having our first fundraiser for the International Blues Challenge this Sunday at LP’s Pub (904 S McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater, FL). Scheduled to appear are Nat Langston, Treble Hook, Sarasota Slim, Blind Dawg Jeff Vincent, and a host of other musicians/characters! We’ll be also having a raffle including a signed guitar, Mike Alstott-signed football, CDs, concert tickets, and gift certificates! It will run from 2-6pm, so plan on putting your face in the place!

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This Weekend’s gigs-Dec. 18-19, 2015

Alrighty, time for the weekend gig update!!!

Tonight, we’re at Springers Saloon (6408 Rowan Rd., New Port Richey FL) from 7-11 pm-we should be outside, as the rain is gone… there will be heaters setup, but I’d still bring a jacket, definitely not going to be a summer night! David Simmons on drums and Larry Powell on bass as usual, plus you never know who might show up and sit in!!!

Saturday, we’re at Skipper’s Smokehouse (910 Skipper Rd., Tampa, FL) opening the Suncoast Blues Society Holiday Party-same cast of characters, with TC Carr & The Bolts Of Blue headlining… we’re on starting at 8pm, gonna be loads of fun!!!

Hope to see you at one of the gigs this weekend, and if we don’t, Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to everyone!!!frbt12-18