Monthly Archives: August 2013

Historical Magic

August 30, 2013
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Historical Magic

Thanks goes to our good blues buddy, ol’ Slatecreeker, who was able to attend the Simply Jazz & Blues Festival last weekend and reported on it in a letter. The following is an excerpt from that letter :   The Inaugural Simply Jazz & Blues Festival is now, as the say, in the books. And I just...

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The Blues Is Like That

August 29, 2013
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The Blues Is Like That

“For the first time in my life the weather was not something that touched me, that caressed me, froze or sweated me, but became me… The atmosphere and I became the same.” – Jack Kerouac from On the Road, Part 4, Chapter 6 ThePomeroy Blues & Jazz Society laid out a laudable lineup of...

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bit’s ‘n pieces…

August 26, 2013
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bit’s ‘n pieces…

  Big Bend Blues Bash 2013- Thanks to all those who helped make this years event a huge success! The volunteers, vendors, performers, and fans all contributed in your own special way. We’re all now looking forward to the 2014 Bash, Rhythm on the River, Juke Joint Challenge and future shows at Court Street...

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two trains runnin’….

August 15, 2013
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two trains runnin’….

Wouldn’t ya know it… there’s 2 trains runnin’ and dey on the same track. That’s 2 (two) great regional festivals on the same weekend and they both deserve your attention. Both promoted by friends of ours, approx 120 miles apart. One free… one ain’t. One featuring national acts… the other excellent local/regional acts. One...

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Barboursville Bluesman

August 10, 2013
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Barboursville Bluesman

As said many times before, “ain’t never gonna profess to be any kind of critic.” All I know is what I like and I like Chris Sutton from Barboursville, WV a whole lot. First remember seeing and meeting The Barboursville Bluesman at River City Blues Competition in Marietta some 10 or so years back....

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end of an era….

August 4, 2013
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end of an era….

Although we were never at Mike’s Barn, we had heard nothing but great things about it from our friend Scott. Scott, who lives in the Cleveland area was a regular at the barn located near Elyria, OH.  He especially enjoyed the annual Broadside of the Barn held each autumn. It now looks however that...

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