BLUES FOR LIFE THIS SUNDAY OCT 7

The weather is AWESOME!  Come hang out with a big ol bunch of music lovers, pasta eaters, and …. belly dancers?   at this years Blues for Life.  Ticket price includes 12 bands on inside and outdoor stages, grub from some of the area’s best restaurants all kinds of entertainment and did I mention …belly dancers..?  And that’s not all.  Let me tell you..  Hanging out at this year’s Blues for Life will go down as one of the best in history.   Tix HERE  Save some $$ and buy early, or–  toss the entire $30 at the door towards a great cause.

TONIGHT: THE 44’s

” The 44’s have grit, gonads and a little bit of nasty all rolled together.”  Blues Blast Magazine    Mmmm.  Something about that one I had to share.   Somethin’ tells me these boys’ll pack the place out tonight.  Grab ur girl (an’ whatever else you gotta grab) and get in here.

TONIGHT: MR DECEMBER

Jump out tonight for Mr. December, who could also be named Four Guys and a Ferociously Hot Chick with Some Major Pipes….  OK, maybe that name is a little to long..  I’ll work on it and get back to you on that.   Anywho.. a little soul, a little rock, a little funk and a little blues, it’ll all get your backyard moving on the dance flo’.

BLUES FOR LIFE

I know, I know..  It looks and feels like July out there..  Wait.  What?  Blues for Life, already?  Yea.. No Kidding.  It’s that time again, the 6th Annual Blues for Life, and just like other years this one is Bigger, Badder and Better.  This lineup is complete with 12 bands covering multiple genres… ticket price includes a load of different pastas from the greatest local eateries …belly dancers…roller derby… and of corse various other entertainments that spring up unexpected over the corse of the day.  Yea!  It’s pretty safe to say, this’ll be the Hottest Blues for Life yet!  Tix HERE  Save some scratch and buy early, or–  toss the entire $30 at the door towards a great cause.

TONIGHT: BONE MACDONALD

‘Twas a last minute change in lineup that brings th’ magic that only Bone do this Wednesday eve.  Stop in tonight, bring some love, and damn if we’re not halfway to the weekend too.  Nice.

TONIGHT: IRA WALKER

Recently nominated for a Grammy as a producer, Ira Walker singer/songwriter is
a true example when Roots meets Soul. Ira has written and performed with a star
studded list of Music Icons. His vocal style and musicianship shows why this
“Artist”… is a guarantee for an evening of “Great Entertainment”!

Tonight: Laurie Morvan

Ms. Morvan lights the fire at the Torch tonight with some of the most electric skills in the business now. Don’t miss her, and get ready to grind..

“Fine melody, polished musicianship, and catchy vocal harmony…the piano, bass, and drums are watertight…Morvan’s guitar playing is what the excitement is all about…dazzling chops and fluid licks…” – Blues Revue

TONIGHT: SIMON FECK

What the feck?  Really?  For those in the know, this is a rare..  nay..  bizarre occurrence… likened by some to the landing of the mother ship and the simultaneous ending and beginning of time.        what?   yes..  anyway, out of the depths of wherever they’ve been, feck is in the house tonight.  As if… that isn’t enough music mayhem, the masterful Kevin Seconds joins the trio tonight. You don’t want to miss this.

TONIGHT: STEVE FREUND

Easily stated..  Steve Freund is the best of the Blues, and he’s bringing it to a rare appearance at the Torch Club.  Get here early, there will be no room to spare, guaranteed.

“Steve Freund shines every time he steps forward, playing with sizzling drive, taste, and real creativity.” –Pete Welding/ Downbeat

TONIGHT: YO’ MAMA’S BIG FAT BOOTY BAND

Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band is a six piece out of Asheville, NC that has an undeniable energy, using funk as a foundation to weave elements of hip-hop, reggae, ska and Latin soul all throughout, creating a musical entity entirely its own. Deeply rooted in Funk and fully committed to the ongoing evolution of the genre, the Booty Band has a sound that is unique yet has the power and soul to create lasting melodies and seismic rhythms. The band’s latest studio work is a remix album entitled “Re-Doin‘ It Hard” and features some of the band’s favorite DJ‘s including Agent 23 (GFE and Secret Agent 23 Skidoo), DJ leSpam (Spam Allstars), and Lee “InstaFunk” Allen (Booty Band and Eymarel) adding their distinctive perspectives to select tracks from their new album.

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