Just over a year ago many of the tribe had gathered at Bluestock. A festival that would combine the vibe of Woodstock (in same area) with the great music of the Blues it soon became THE place to be. Steve Simon had this dream, and he delivered on it. With the folks from Mountain Jam […]Read more
Bluestock – Blues Nirvana With A Dickensian Twist
Well it’s over, Bluestock that is. The much publicized 3 Days of Peace, Love and the Blues to be held August 26, 27, 28, 2011 is in the books. What a story it turned out to be. No one quite knew what to expect, but what we got was a true mix of Blues Fest, Woodstock […]Read more
Matt Schofield Interview: Happily Bringin’ the Blues To You
I met with Matt Schofield after his incendiary show at the Big Rib BBQ & Blues Festival in Rochester, NY. An extremely talented performer and friendly, open person. We sat and chatted about all sorts of stuff from electronic pipes for smoking cessation to acceptance at home and abroad as a blues band. A very […]Read more
Four Days of BBQ & Blues: It’s Almost Enough !
With Rochester, NY in the midst of a heat wave many were hoping for it to cool down, not I. Ya see, I love the heat and what it brings to this town. Besides short skirts and cut off jeans, it brings to town the Big Rib BBQ & Blues Festival – four days and […]Read more