As the cold weather sets in, many national artists choose to play in the southern states, where it is a bit warmer. It gives us the opportunity to discover local bands and support the places that have kept the blues alive during the pandemic. It also gives Blues Beat the opportunity to transmit news from other areas of the blues.
Keb’ Mo’ is having a solo exhibition at Infinity Hall Hartford on Wednesday. His self-titled release under his Keb ‘Mo’ moniker hit his quarter-century mark in 2019, and over the years he’s proven himself to be a musical force that defies typical genre labels.
- Birmingham City and Alen Halilovic: Croatian club “interested” in Mercurial Blues midfielder
- Franklin to drive out pandemic blues with 4th of July music festival
- SB Nation responds: Ben Simmons’ dilemma
- How a CNY suburban “massage” parlor openly sold sex; more Blues Fest is back (Good Morning CNY for June 25)