Big thanks to everyone who came to the Slippery Noodle this past weekend. Hal and Carol Yeagy and Marty run a great blues club.
The new summer schedule is out. I've included a copy here and on my Facebook pages. Pass it on if you would please. We have lots of great outdoors shows scheduled and look forward to traveling and seeing old friends.
The Velveetones make a rare appearance from behing the cheddar curtain this coming Wednesday, May 20th at The Badger Bowl in Madison, WI at 7:30pm Join myself and Craig Panosh, Tony Menzer, Jimmy Voegeli and Westside Andy for a night of debauchery and dancing.
New gig this Saturday
We're booked to play at the Plaza at the Edgewater Hotel in Madison, WI on Saturday, May 23rd at 5pm. Big Al Groth will be joining us. Big Al also will be with us and Westside Andy at Chocolate Festival in Burlington, WI at 5pm. Yowsa
Blue Sunday with The Uptown Savages
Milwaukee's Uptown Savages join us for an afternoon of swing, rockabilly and blues on Sunday, May 31st at The American Legion Post 449 in Brookfield, WI at 2pm. $10 cover charge. Get there early to get a seat. Great layout, good sized dance floor and a big bar lol.
Blues Cruise January 2016
We're honored to be playing the sold out Blues Cruise and touring to Florida and back in January 2016. We'll leave Fort Lauderdale on January 17th with stops to Tortola, St Croix and the Bahamas. Taj Mahal, Elvin Bishop, Lattimore, Tab Benoit, Toronzo Cannon, Sugar Blue, North Mississippi Allstars, Colin James, Albert Cummings, Ruthie Foster, Victor Wainright, Shinetop, Ronnie Baker Brooks, Samantha Fish, Tommy Castro, Mister Sipp, Eddie Cotton, Jon Cleary and too many more to mention.
Madison Slim Returns
Madison Slim is returning to town for the summer months and will be on the bandstand at The Italian Community Center in Milwaukee on Tuesday, June 23rd with Big Al Groth on sax. More Slim sightings as they get confirmed. He's got a new cd out""Close But No Cigar" and I have copies for sale for $15.00. Send check or money order (include $2.50 for shipping and handling) to Nevermore Records, 3851 E. Holmes Avenue, Cudahy, WI 53110 for your copy.