Texas summers are HOT, but July 31st in Houston is guaranteed to be the HOTTEST darned day on the year. This, folks, WILL be G-R-E-A-T (to quote Tony the Tiger). This ain't gonna be the last time that you hear about it on the ol' blog here, either. Just want to get the word out before summer vacation plans and a destination is needed.
Down Home Texas Blues Harmonica Festival/clinic.
Saturday, July 31st, Houston, Texas
Doors open 3PM
Live Band - H-Town Jukes - 3PM - 3:45PM (flow)
Adam Gussow Modern Blues Harmonica Clinic 4PM - 6PM
Dinner Break - 6PM - 7PM - Grill Menu Available on site.
(The heights has some of the best Mexican food in the world just a few
Pocket Full of Soul: The Harmonica Documentary Viewing 7PM - 7:45PM
(DVDs for sale on site that evening)
Dave Nevling and the Blues Kats 8PM - 8:45PM
Rob Roy Parnell's Texas Roadhouse Blues - 9PM - 9:45PM
Adam Gussow One Man Band 10PM - 10:45PM
Sonny Boy Terry Band - 11PM - 11:45 Finale - 11:45 - Midnight
After Midnight Open mic Texas Blues Jam
Hosted by Steve "Fess" Schneider Midnight to Close
all blues performers welcome
Adam Gussow's Modern Blues Harmonica Clinic.
Admission: 25.00 - All ages accompanied by Adult.
Texas Blues Harmonica Showcase - 8PM - 1:30AM Admission: 12.00
($10 for Houston Blues Society members. Must verify current membership)
Total Package Price: 35.00
Saturday, July 31st.
Dan Electro's Guitar Bar
1031 East 24th Street
Houston, Texas, 77009
I've been a bit mired is one of life's quicksand puddles and have had very limited access to a computer since I've been back from Chicago and will re-cap our time in that wonderful city as soon as someone tosses me a longer rope so I can pull myself back onto solid land. Let me just say the Filsko/Noden & Jim Liban Trio was fine, fine, fine. My son loved the Blue Man Group mucho better. Not enough for now--but all I've got time to type. Stay tuned.
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