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Illinois Central Blues Club Springfield, IL - Blue Mondays
Held at the Alamo 115 N 5th St, Springfield, IL (217) 523-1455 every Monday 8:30pm $2 cover
March 17 - Andrew "Jr. Boy" Jones, March 24 - Scott Holt Band, March 31 - Suzy and the Smokers, April 7 - The Blu Tonz, April 14 - Pleasure Chest with Robert Sampson, April 21 - Bryan Lee, April 28 - Kilborn Alley Blues band
Mississippi Action for Community Education - Greenville, MS
31st Annual Mississippi Delta Blues & Heritage Festival - Poster Contest. (MACE) is accepting entries for the poster design for the 31st Annual Mississippi Delta Blues and Heritage Festival to be held on September 20, 2008. The theme for this year’s festival is: "Rollin’ Goin’ Home to da Blues".
Winning entry will receive $500 cash. Entry deadline is April 30, 2008. Mail entries to: Mississippi Delta Blues Festival Poster Contest, 119 South Theobald Street, Greenville, MS 38701. Contact William Brown at 662-335-3523 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more info. Visit www.deltablues.org , for contest rules and application form.
The Blues, Jazz & Folk Music Society - Marietta, Ohio
17th Annual River City Blues Festival Overtakes Marietta Festival starts Friday, March 14th and continues all day and evening on Saturday, March 15th. PerformersInclude: Mikey Jr., The Holmes Brothers, E.G. Kight, Thornetta Davis, Sean Carney Band, and Watermelon Slim & The Workers. For complete festival information CLICK HERE
The Grafton Blues Association - Grafton, WI
The Grafton Blues Association will host it’s annual Blues in the Schools and Scholarship fundraiser with the Legends of Chicago Blues!
Pinetop Perkins - Hubert Sumlin – Willie “Big Eyes” Smith and Bob Stroger will take the stage on March 29, 2008 at Circle B Recreation Center in Cedarburg Wisconsin. More information is available on our website www.graftonblues.org