This weekend: Blues in and around Atlanta April 21-23
Samantha Fish is at Sweetwater 420 Fest at 2:15 at Centennial Olympic Park. Skyla Burrell is at Darwin’s and Houserocker Johnson & the Shadows is at Blind Willie’s. The Sweet & Salty Blues Band is at Fat Matt’s. The Soul Circus Cowboys are at MoonShadow Tavern and Stoney Brooks is at Northside Tavern. The Larry Griffith Duo is at GC BBQ in Roswell.
Sweetwater 420 continues with Trombone Shorty and Anders Osborne in the afternoon. Big Bill Morganfield is at Blind Willie’s and Jake Holliday and Friends featuring Donna Hopkins is at Darwin’s. Dr. Dixon & the Operators are at Fat Matt’s and Tommy Talton has a CD Release Show with Alex Guthrie Band opening at The Vista. The Amplify Decatur Music Festival Feat. Lucinda Williams takes place in downtown Decatur. Jessie Albright and Foster Blues are at El Don’s in Alpharetta. The Breeze Kings are at Northside Tavern. Stiff Kitty is at The Gold Dust Bar and Grill and The Juke Joint Dukes appear at Lemonade Days Fest in Brook Run Park in Dunwoody.
The Atlanta Blues Society Gathering & Jam with host band Thunder Gypsy takes place from 3-6 pm at Arena Tavern in Duluth. Roger “Hurricane” Wilson performs solo at 4 pm at the Big Shanty Festival in Kennesaw. Darwin’s hosts the Gospel Lunch and Fat Back Deluxe is at Fat Matt’s. Uncle Sugar is at Northside Tavern and Six-String Syndicate featuring Steve Cunningham, Truett Lollis & Anthony Papamichael are at The Vista at Napoleon’s in Decatur.
That’s it! Have fun, keep on bluesin’ and support live music!