Category Archives: Touring

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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I’m Going To Memphis!!!

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Well, the Suncoast Blues Society International Blues Challenge competition was held on Sunday, July 26th, and in the end, the judges chose me to be the solo-duo representative for the SBS! Many thanks to all who supported me over the years, I hope I can do you proud in Memphis!

We will be holding fundraisers over the next few months, so keep your eyes on this space as the details come available!

First Stop of The East Coast Tour-Greenwood Blues Cruise TONIGHT and TOMORROW

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Alrighty, we’re at the first stop of the East Coast Tour in Greenwood, SC… here for 2 nights, 2 different venues, this is where I’m at:

July 10th-Greenwood Blues Cruise (Greenwood SC) playing at Polos Restaurant (328 Main St. Greenwood SC) from 9-12pm

July 11th-Greenwood Blues Cruise (Greenwood SC) playing at Uchi E Restaurant (Korean, 217 Waller Ave., Greenwood SC) from 7-9pm

Hope To See You There!!!