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World records - Elvin Bishop BandElvin Bishop Band
Part 100 of the No Stinkin’ Service Charge Blues Series!
– Opening set by The Patterson Family Band
Saturday February 8, 2020
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 Ever since Rock & Roll and Blues Hall Of Famer Elvin Bishop first hit the scene with the Paul Butterfield Blues Band back in 1965, he’s blazed his own musical trail. Whether he was playing raw, eye-popping blues, or penning the radio hit Fooled Around And Fell In Love, touring the world for decades delivering original, good-time countrified blues, he has always inspired his fans with his rowdy guitar playing, and witty, slice-of-life songs. read more…

Nellie McKay
Friday February 14, 2020
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Nellie McKay is touring in support of her seventh album, ‘Sister Orchid’ (“A singer-songwriter drawn to the inherent tensions between surface and substance.” NPRand its companion EP, ‘Bagatelles.’ Previous albums include ‘Get Away From Me’ (“a tour de force” – The New York Times), ‘Normal As Blueberry Pie: A Tribute to Doris Day’ (“among the killer overhauls of American standards” – The New York Times), and ‘My Weekly Reader,’ music of the ‘60s (“..kicks serious butt. The results are beautiful.” – PopMatters), her second collaboration with famed Beatles engineer Geoff Emerick. read more…

Tinsley Ellis
Part 101 of the No Stinkin’ Service Charge Blues Series!
Friday March 6, 2020
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Since his Alligator debut 30 years ago, Southern blues-rock guitar wizard, vocalist and songwriter Tinsley Ellis has become a bona fide worldwide guitar hero. With his signature molten licks, melodic riffs and rousing, intense solos, Ellis, as his legions of fans will attest, is among the blues world’s best-loved, hardest working and most well-travelled statesmen. He has performed in all 50 United States as well as in Canada, Western and Eastern Europe, Australia and South America, earning legions of fans with his guitar virtuosity, passionate vocals and memorable original songs.

Rhonda Vincent and the Rage
Saturday March 7, 2020
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Famously crowned as “The New Queen of Bluegrass” by the Wall Street Journal, and the most decorated artist in that field. Vincent’s music incorporates savvy contemporary touches while drawing deeply from the authentic traditions of classic bluegrass, with a flawless band that can execute break-neck instrumentals to heart wrenching ballads.

Special EFX All-Stars
Thursday April 30, 2020
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Featuring – Chieli Minucci, Eric Marienthal, Gerald Veasley, Lao Tizer, & Gene Coye.

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