Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band (USA)

BROWN COUNTY, Ind. — Southern Indiana-bred singer-guitarist Reverend Peyton is the bigger-than-life frontman of Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band. He has earned a reputation as both a singularly compelling performer and a persuasive evangelist for the rootsy country blues styles that captured his imagination early in life and inspired him and his band to make […]

Cedric Burnside Project (USA)

Born and raised around Holly Springs, Mississippi, Cedric Burnside, grandson of legendary R.L. Burnside and son of drummer Calvin Jackson, has been playing music all his life. He has developed a relentless, highly rhythmic charged style with strong hip-hop and funk influences. This four-time winner of the prestigious Blues Music Award’s Drummer of the Year […]

RL Boyce with Dom Turner (USA)

R.L. has been an invisible hand behind some of the most culturally important, vital music America has to offer the world. R.L. Boyce’s Hill Country Blues is effortlessly transcendent and mesmerizing. Capturing the juke-joint, moonshine fuelled, picnic party life of Como, Mississippi, Boyce takes the listener through Saturday night and over that fine line that […]

A J Ghent [j-ent] (USA)

AJ Ghent [j-­‐ent], constructs a musical sound that can be heard howling from the church to the streets to the clubs. His style can be defined as fresh, nostalgic, electrifying and roots rock, -­‐-­‐ fusing blues, funk, rock, and pop, mashing it into a genre he likes to call, NEO BLUES. The energy and passion […]

Charlie Musselwhite

A groundbreaking recording artist since the 1960s, Musselwhite continues to create trailblazing music while remaining firmly rooted in the blues.

“Night of Blues” No1 Headlining Charlie Musselwhite

Feb/Mar 2015

Charlie Musselwhite will play Xabc’s very first Blues Show called “Night of Blues” after a B.B. King’s album with the title “A night of Blues”. On our “Night of Blues” shows you will see 3 bands for just one reasonable price. We want to make the Blues and these show in particular accessible to everyone who loves music as much as we do.

JOE LOUIS WALKER

GRAMMY AWARD WINNER, BLUES HALL OF FAME INDUCTEE, MUTLI BLUES AWARD WINNER & ALLIGATOR RECORDING ARTIST

John Hammond

2011 Blues Hall of fame inductee, Blues Music Award winner 2011, 2004, 2003 for best acoustic artist of the year, 2002 for Best Acoustic Album for his Tom Waits produced Wicked Grin and 1985 Grammy award winner, John Hammond Jr, is arguably the best exponent of acoustic blues guitar in the world.  

Patonga Blues Across The Bay

A one day water-access only, boutique festival. The Patonga Sports and Community Club first considered staging a mini festival in 2002 with quality blues entertainment on a Saturday afternoon in November at a venue only accessible by boat! Years on and each festival has been a wonderful showcase of great blues music enjoyed by a [...]