Hi All -
This Sunday, we have 4 bands competing in Round 2 of the Blues Challenge. Get to Home Team BBQ/West Ashley around 3:30, and see sets from Sarah Cole and the Hawkes, 3X Lucky, Momma and the Redemption Band, and Rhythm Method (a $5 donation will be requested to help our winning band get to Memphis for the International Bllues Challenge in late January). At the end of Round 2, you will find out who will be continuing to the finals on November 6th.
What else is going on this weekend?
Friday: Fowler’s Mustache is at Art’s Bar & Grill. 3 X Lucky (w/ Scott Bucholtz & Jojo Wall) is at Bushido Japanese Steakhouse.
Saturday: Starling (w/ Captain Kirk) is at Birdie & Sharon’s. Highway 17 will be at Fat Boys. The Krays (w/ Bill Nance) will be at Trayce's Too.
Wednesday: The Blues Jam at Home Team/WA, of course, and Sarah Cole & The Hawkes will be at Art’s Bar & Grill.
And if you feel like a road trip, coming up soon is the 4th annual PEE DEE BLUES BASH Friday-Saturday, November 4-5 in Florence, South Carolina - Part of the South Carolina Pecan Festival!
www.peedeebluesbash.com (click on pdf and print your own brochure)
Mostly FREE performances on two outdoor stages, the public library, and several clubs, featuring
THE NIGHTHAWKS www.thenighthawks.com
THE NOUVEAUX HONKIES www.tnhband.com
BISCUIT MILLER & THE MIX www.biscuitmiller.com
DRINK SMALL www.myspace.com/drinksmallblues
LIGHTNIN' WELLS www.lightninwells.com
SHRIMP CITY SLIM www.shrimpcityslim.com
and lots more! As usual, there will be something for everybody: acoustic/electric, traditional/contemporary, black/white, solo/duo/band, young/old...
If you want to see your band's gigs in this newsletter, send all the details to firstname.lastname@example.org, with "For the blog" as the subject line. We usually send out the newsletter on Thursday or Friday, so get the info in before Wednesday, please. Or just post to facebook directly!
October's featured artists are Stevie Ray Vaughn and Steve Miller, both born in October.
Check out some of our recordings from the Wednesday jams at http://www.reverbnation.com/lowcountrybluesclub
See you at the jam!
LMW and SB, October 20, 2011