This week’s festival is the Wire and Wood Songwriters; Festival in Alpharetta. In addition to it, the week holds visits from Tas Cru, the Nighthawks, and others along with our usual bumper crop of local blues at shows and jams Here’s where to find them!
John Popper, of Blues Traveler, is at City Winery. Mike Watson hosts the jam at Loco’s in Alpharetta and Lola is the host for the jam at Northside Tavern.
Poverty Level is at Darwin’s and Ross Pead & Friends are at Front Page News in Little 5 Points. Swami Gone Bananas is at Northside Tavern and there is an acoustic open mic with Bones at Nik’s Place in Marietta. There is also a blues jam hosted by Frankie’s Blues Mission at Montie’s Public House.
Darwin’s has the blues jam with The Cazanovas. Mudcat is at Northside Tavern. Zaib Kahn hosts the open blues jam at Nik’s Place and there’s a blues jam with Nick Edelstein & Friends at Cabbage Pie.
Cody Matlock & Friends are at Darwin’s and Chickenshacks at Fat Matt’s. Nathan Nelson is acoustic at Nik’s Place. The Breeze Kings are at Northside Tavern. Lady D hosts her Eastside Thursday Rocking Open Mic Jam at Vibes Nite Club and Funky Bluester, Cullen Wade, and Heather Luttrell are at Smith’s Olde Bar.
Wire and Wood Songwriters Festival takes place in Alpharetta, featuring Jessie Albright and Foster Blues, Seth Walker and more. Tas Cru & His Band of Tortured Souls are at Darwin’s and The Nighthawks s are at Blind Willie’s. Frankie’s Blues Mission is at Northside Tavern with Eddie Tigner. Donna Hopkins Band is at MoonShadow Tavern in Tucker and Geoff Achison and the Souldiggers are at The Vista Room in Decatur.
Wire and Wood Songwriters Festival in Alpharetta continues with Gary Nicholson, Seth Walker, Randall Bramblett, Michelle Malone, Amy LaVere, AJ Ghent, Tommy Talton, and Bill Sheffield. The Real Deal Blues Band is at Darwin’s. Cody Matlock is at Northside Tavern.
Darwin’s has the Gospel Lunch with The D-Notes, followed by The Charlie Wooten Project. Uncle Sugar is at Northside Tavern. Uncle Sugar is at Northside Tavern.
That’s it !Have fun and keep on bluesin’!