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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