Monthly Archives: July 2012

“News, Blues and Interviews”

July 30, 2012
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“News, Blues and Interviews”

Day after B.B. King Homecoming Festival found us cruising the Mississippi Delta. A late brunch with good friend Vera at Popeye’s in Indianola, Highway 61 Blues Museum and Blues Trail Markers in Leland, Charly Patton and Asie Payton grave sites in Holly Ridge, and we’re off for Greenwood. A quick bite to eat at...

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Gibson Korina “Flying V,” “Explorer,” and “Moderne” collection on eBay

July 30, 2012
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Gibson Korina “Flying V,” “Explorer,” and “Moderne” collection on eBay

Anyone got a spare $16K or so?  Here’s a helluva collection from Popa Chubby…               Gibson Korina Flying V, Explorer, and Moderne collection

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fumble… no show at Woodrow’s

July 23, 2012
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What’s worse than going “somewhere” to see “something” and finding nuthin’? Sunday evening July 21st five us made the 75 to 80 mile drive to South Charleston to see what we thought would be a great soul-blues act at a great little venue. We had even hoped to introduce another friend (D-Bone) to what...

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Feeling the Glow

July 20, 2012
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Feeling the Glow

A trail of trees lay broken like so many jilted lovers who dared to dance with the dashing and despicable derecho as it wrested through our area recently, leaving many people without electricity for a week or more. Dark anxiety and frustration were etched on every face I encountered while searching and waiting in...

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BLUES FILM FEST ~ 2012

July 16, 2012
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BLUES FILM FEST ~ 2012

With the success of the 2011 Mini-Film Fest, showing The Last of the Mississippi Jukes and the successful blues film “series” this past winter…  it was decided, “hey, let’s do it again!” This year Saturday July 28th, during Big Bend Blues Bash the Pomeroy Blues & Jazz Society and the Court Street Grill aka “the...

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Paul Geremia Returns

July 16, 2012
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Paul Geremia Returns

Hey Folks!  Happy to say that acoustic Blues great, Paul Geremia, is making another stop at the Court Street Grill THIS Saturday, July 21st, at 8pm.  Tix are $5 at the door.  Don’t miss a chance to see this important American Blues man up close and personal!  Call us at 740-992-6524, or email me...

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Riverside 2012

July 13, 2012
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Riverside 2012

In 1954 the United States Supreme Court decision on Brown vs the Board of Education of Topeka KS declared “separate but equal” to be unconstitutional. With this decision public schools nationwide began what was sometimes a difficult struggle to desegregate. This would mean closure of some African American schools with outstanding educational standards and...

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back in the neighborhood….

July 12, 2012
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back in the neighborhood….

Liz Pennock & Dr Blues will soon be back in our Big Bend/Mid-Ohio Valley neighborhood. As many already know the St Petersburg, Florida duo makes their annual “return” trip each year back home to our area. Liz says, “Can’t wait to see you all on the road…please bring/tell/meet & share this email with your friends...

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bits ‘n pieces III

July 7, 2012
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bits ‘n pieces III

First off we’re sorry to report there are still many without electric power through out OH, WV, KY, PA and VA. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all. just heard from Antonia of Charleston WV Blues Society while sitting in AC of lobby of the Oak Hill, WV Comfort Inn… “power company promises...

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Mayberry After Dark

July 6, 2012
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Mayberry After Dark

With the passing of American icon Andy Griffith this week (Tuesday July 3rd) comes a great article from Rev. Billy C. Wirtz in Blueswax.  The following is the intro to his article from Friday July 6th. To read the complete article go to Blueswax for “Slipped Discs ~ Mayberry After Dark”   Okay, for...

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