This week: Indie Blues are blooming all around Atlanta April 10-16
Things are heating up on the Indie blues scene around Atlanta with lots of guests and The Annual Sean Costello Celebration! There’s so much to do and see so check the list below!
Bill Sheffield is at Blind Willie’s. The Larry Griffith Band is at Fat Matt’s and there is a jam with Mike Watson and Friends at Loco’s in Alpharetta. Lola hosts the jam at Northside Tavern.
Mudcat is at Darwin’s in Sandy Springs and Cody Matlock is at Blind Willie’s. J.T. Speed is at Fat Matt’s and Ross Pead and Friends are at Front Page News. Swami Gone Bananas is at Northside Tavern and Blues Generation hosts a blues jam at Montie’s Public House. There is an acoustic jam with Bones at Nik’s Place. The Subourbon Misfits host a jam at Subourbon Bar in Kennesaw.
Darwin’s has the blues jam with The Cazanovas and Danny Michel is at Blind Willie’s. The Georgia Flood is at Fat Matt’s and Mudcat is at Northside Tavern. Zaib Kahn hosts an open blues jam at Nik’s Place. There’s an Open Mic with Charles Absher at MoonShadow Tavern in Tucker.
Houserocker Johnson & the Shadows are at Blind Willie’s and Cody Matlock & Friends are at Darwin’s. Chickenshack is at Fat Matt’s and Nathan Nelson is acoustic at Nik’s Place. The Breeze Kings are at Northside Tavern and Col. Bruce Hampton and Madrid Express are at the Vista in Decatur.
The Mar-Tans are at Darwin’s and John Primer is at Blind WIllie’s . The Way Back Band is at Fat Matt’s and Interstellar Echoes are at The Vista. Rockabilly Kitty Rose with Caroline & the Ramblers & Crazy Man Crazy are at The Star Bar. Fatback Deluxe is at Superica Buckhead and The Breeze Kings are at Truly Cigar Bar in Marietta.
Sandra Hall & the Shadows are at Blind Willie’s and JJ Thames & the Violet Revolt are at Darwin’s. Frankie’s Blues Mission is at Fat Matt’s. The Breeze Kings are at B’s Cracklin’ BBQ and Geoff Achison is at Eddie’s Attic in Decatur. Jessie Albright and Foster Blues is at Guston’s in Woodstock Mac Arnold & Plate Full O’ Blues are at Madlife in Woodstock and the Juke Joint Dukes are at Meehan’s in Sand Springs. The Annual Celebration of Sean Costello takes place at Northside Tavern featuring Donna Hopkins, Cody Matlock, Danny Michel, Michael DeLaney, and Odd Man Out. Michelle Malone & Drag the River Reunion are at The Vista.
Uncle Sugar is at Northside Tavern and Fat Back Deluxe is at Fat Matt’s. The Gospel Lunch takes place at Darwin’s.
That’s it for this week! Have fun and keep on bluesin’!