Blind WIllies Blues Club - Atlanta












WEEKLY JAMS:

Sunday – Blues Jam at Highlands Bar & Grill, Marietta
Monday – Jam with Lola at Northside Tavern
Monday – Open Jam with Barry Richman at the Dixie Tavern, Marietta
Tuesday – Acoustic Open Mic w/Bones – Nik’s Place, Marietta
Wednesday – Pro Blues Jam w/ McKnight and Company – Darwin’s, Marietta
Wednesday – Jake Jam at Moonshadow Tavern, Tucker (3rd Weds of month)
Thursday – Open Jam w/Nathan Nelson – Nik’s Place, Marietta
Thursday – Open Jam w/ The Cazanovas - Darwin’s, Marietta
Thursday -- Open Jam w/ Wavetree – Highlands, East Cobb (formerly Abbey Road), 8:30pm
Thursday -- Lady D's Musician Jam – Vibes Night Club, Decatur, GA, 9pm
Friday – Chicago Joe’s Student Jam – Tin Roof Cantina, Atlanta



THIS WEEK:

Friday, Feb 5:
The Breeze Kings at Meehan's Public House in Sandy Springs, GA 9:30pm
https://www.facebook.com/events/1273058752719736/

Friday, Feb 5:
Larry Griffith Band plays FPA's 5th Annual Mardi Gras & Casino Night Extravaganza! Signature Bourbon Street cocktails, Cajun hors-d'oeuvres, desserts, exclusive silent auction, and everyone's favorite casino tables from blackjack to roulette. At The Roswell Historic Cottage, Roswell, GA, 7pm. Get tickets HERE.

Saturday, Feb 6:
Five Long Years plays Wild Wing Cafe in Suwanee, GA, 10:30pm
https://www.facebook.com/events/212971599040500/

Sunday, Feb 7:
Tribute will be playing at Northside Tavern from 10pm-2am, so after the Superbowl,
come on out and get your Allman Brothers on!


UPCOMING:


Tuesday Feb 9:
Mardi Gras Celebration with the Mar-Tans at Blind Willies, King Cake will be served.
https://www.facebook.com/events/471710056346682/ 

Saturday, February 13:
Garrett Collins & Brooks Mason play Monkey's Uncle in Griffin, GA, 8pm
https://www.facebook.com/events/1703029709942406/

Saturday, February 13:
Ted Drozdowski's Scissormen will be playing at Darwin's in Marietta.  This show is not to be missed, not only is the music and the band amazing, but you get a history of the Blues lesson as well.  But don't worry, Ted is so entertaining that you will not even realize that you are in class. 
We highly recommend you attend this show. 
For more about Ted, watch this video:
http://www.highnote.reviews/2016/01/15/ted-drozdowskis-scissormen-love-life/

Saturday, Feb 20:
Diane Durrett & Soul Suga’ at Venkman's, Atlanta 9:30pm
https://www.facebook.com/events/1247696348580786/

CHICKEN RAID 2016!
March 19 and 20 at the Northside Tavern. Save the date, more details to be announced…



GO OUT AND SUPPORT LIVE BLUES!

Please call to confirm dates and times…


 
Friday, February 5
          Sandra Hall & The Shadows – Blind Willie’s
          The Georgia Flood – Celtic Tavern, Conyers
          Emi Sunshine – The Crimson Moon, Dahlonega
          Donna Hopkins Band – Darwin’s, Marietta
          The Hollidays – Fat Matt’s Rib Shack
          Larry Griffith Band – FPA’s 5th Annual Mardi Gras & Casino Night, Roswell
          The Highbeams – Hard Rock Café
          The Breeze Kings – Meehan’s Public House, Sandy Springs
          The Flying Oatsmen – Napoleon’s Grill, Decatur
          Zydefunk Annual King Cake Party – Northside Tavern
          Nonstop Blues Band – Red Hare Brewing
          The Nix Myth Show & Model Rocket Citizen w/ John Kalina – Red Light Café
          Seminole Jackson and New Dixie Blues Band – Rock ‘n Taco, Sandy Springs
          Jordy Searcy, 7 pm; The Buggs (Beatles Tribute Band), 9 pm – Steve’s, Sandy Springs
          Roger “Hurricane” Wilson, 6-8 pm – Subourbon Social Club and Raw Bar, Kennesaw
          Ritmos Del Barrio – Westside Cultural Arts Center
                    Proyecto Barrio Dance Co. presents Ritmos Del Barrio. Salsa, Tequila, & Art
 
Saturday, February 6
          The Way Back Band – American Legion Post 294, Powder Springs
          Delta Moon – Blind Willie’s
          Seth Walker and Edward David Anderson – Chatt Hills Music, Bosch Experience Ctr.,
                    Chattahoochee Hills
          Bernie Nelson, also Mark Stokes, 2-4 pm – The Crimson Moon, Dahlonega
          Lazer Lloyd – Crossroads Bar & Grill, Peachtree City
          Mudcat w/ the Atlanta Horns – Darwin’s, Marietta
          Fat Back Deluxe – Fat Matt’s Rib Shack
          The Steppin Stones w/ Alchemy and Moose Kick – Hard Rock Café
          Vintage Boogie Band – MoonShadow Tavern, Tucker
          Heather Luttrell – Napoleon’s Grill, Decatur
          Tribute, A Celebration of the Allman Brothers Band – Northside Tavern
          Funky Bluester – The Pointe, Conyers
          Wink Wink, Nudge Nudge – Red Light Café
          Blind Boys of Alabama – Roswell Cultural Center
          The Mar-Tans – Venkman’s
          Five Long Years – Wild Wing Café, Suwanee
 
Sunday, February 7
          Boomers Gone Wilde, also Jason Childs, 2-4 pm – The Crimson Moon, Dahlonega
          Billy George Duo Blues Brunch, noon-4 – Cypress Street Pint & Plate
           Francine Reed – Eddie’s Attic
          Stephen “Blues Dude” Duncan – Fat Matt’s Rib Shack
          Blues Jam – Highlands Bar & Grill, Marietta
          Uncle Sugar – Northside Tavern
          Fairshake + Joshua Powell & Great Train Robbery w/ Austin Zamaryka – Red Light Café
 
Monday, February 8
          Bill Sheffield – Blind Willie’s
          Cody Matlock – Darwin’s, Marietta
          Dry White Toast – Fat Matt’s Rib Shack
          Ryan Boss – Hard Rock Café
          Jam w/ Mike Watson & Friends - Loco's Grill & Pub, Alpharetta
          Blues Jam hosted by Lola – Northside Tavern
            Atlanta Songwriters Club Met Up – Red Light Café
          Celtic Night – Steve’s Live Music, Sandy Springs (cancelled, will resume on 2/15)
 
Tuesday, February 9
          Open Mic with Paul Sanner & John Gipson & Friends – Arena Tavern, Duluth
           Mardi Gras w/ The Mar-Tans – Blind Willie’s
          4 Korners w/ Cody Matlock – Darwin’s, Marietta
          Crosstown Allstars – Fat Matt’s Rib Shack
          Acoustic Open Mic with Bones – Nik’s Place, Marietta
          Nathan Nelson & Entertainment Crackers – Northside Tavern
          Tease Tuesday Burlesque:  Hearts & Heartbreakers – Red Light Café
          Open Bluegrass Jam, 6:30 pm; Hair of the Dog Mardi Gras Party, 8 pm –
                    Steve’s Live Music, Sandy Springs
 
Wednesday, February 10
          Boo Hoo Ramblers – Blind Willie’s
          Open Mic hosted by Emily White – The Crimson Moon, Dahlonega
          McKnight’s Pro Jam – Darwin’s, Marietta
          Frankie’s Blues Mission – Fat Matt’s Rib Shack
          Brandon Reeves – MacCracken’s, Marietta
          Zaib Kahn Open Blues Jam – Nik’s Place, Marietta
          Danny “Mudcat” Dudeck – Northside Tavern
          The Gordon Vernick Quartet Wednesday Jazz Jam – Red Light Café
 
Thursday, February 11
          The Georgia Flood – Amici, Milledgeville
          Sweet Betty & The Shadows – Blind Willie’s
          Blues Jam hosted by Seminole Jackson Trio, 7-10pm - Cafe 1711, Snellville
          Blues Jam hosted by Cazanovas – Darwin’s, Marietta
          Joe McGuinness Trio with Bill Sheffield – Eddie’s Attic
          Chickenshack – Fat Matt’s Rib Shack
          Open Jam hosted by Wavetree, 8:30 pm – Highlands East Cobb (ex Abbey Road)
          Lady D’s Musician’s Jam, 10 pm – Lavish Bistro, Decatur
          Lilac Wine – Napoleon’s Grill, Decatur
          Nathan Nelson Acoustic – Nik’s Place, Marietta
          The Breeze Kings – Northside Tavern
          Jon Stickley Trio w/ Control Burn – Red Light Café
          Mark Michelson & Friends present the Eagles Tribute Jam – Steve’s, Sandy Springs
          Fatback Deluxe – Venkman’s
 
Friday, February 12
          George Hughley & The Shadows – Blind Willie’s
          Cumberland River – The Crimson Moon, Dahlonega
          Studebaker John & the Hawks – Crossroads Bar & Grill, Peachtree City
          Dark Water Rising – Darwin’s, Marietta
          Sole Travelers – Fat Matt’s Rib Shack
          Larry Griffith Band (unplugged) – Ice Martini Bar, Woodstock
          Mike Veal – Napoleon’s Grill, Decatur
          Ralph Ellis w/ the Breeze Kings – Northside Tavern
          The Vagina Monologues, A Benefit Performance for V-Day’s One Billion Rising :
                    Revolution – Red Light Café
          9 String Theory & Barynya (Misha and Lina), 6:30; Donna Hopkins & Friends, 9 –
                    Steve’s Live Music, Sandy Springs
          Roger “Hurricane” Wilson, 6-8 pm – Subourbon Social Club and Raw Bar, Kennesaw
 
Saturday, February 13
          Tribute, A Celebration of the Allman Brothers Band – The Alamo, Newnan
          Brandon Reeves – Alley Cat, Carrollton
          Beverly “Guitar” Watkins – Blind Willie’s
          Anders Osborne w/ Amy Helm & the Handsome Strangers – Center Stage
          Jayron Weaver & Jared Brooks, also Mark Stokes, 2-4 pm – Crimson Moon, Dahlonega
          Studebaker John & the Hawks – Crossroads Bar & Grill, Peachtree City
          Ted Drozdowski’s Scissormen – Darwin’s, Marietta
          Mardi Gras Dance with the Ossun Playboys – Dorothy Benson Center, Sandy Springs
          The Breeze Kings – Durango Wood Fire Grill, Duluth
          Seminole Jackson – Fat Matt’s Rib Shack
          Garrett Collins & Brooks Mason - Monkey's Uncle, Griffin
          Campbell Harrison, The Ain’t Sisters, Melonfunky – MoonShadow Tavern, Tucker
          The Rainmen – Napoleon’s Grill, Decatur
          Ike Stubblefield & Friends – Northside Tavern
          Larry Griffith Band – The Painted Pin
          The Vagina Monologues, A Benefit Performance for V-Day’s One Billion Rising :          
                    Revolution – Red Light Café
          Prog Rock Jam – Steve’s Live Music, Sandy Springs
 
Sunday, February 14
          Diane Durrett & “Junebug” Massey – Acoustics at Oaks End
          Colleen Orendner’s Love Song Revue, w/ Jason Childs, 2-4 – Crimson Moon, Dahlonega
          Billy George Duo Blues Brunch, noon-4 – Cypress Street Pint & Plate
          Stephen “Blues Dude” Duncan – Fat Matt’s Rib Shack
          Blues Jam – Highlands Bar & Grill, Marietta
          Uncle Sugar – Northside Tavern
          Jennifer Daniels – Steve’s Live Music, Sandy Springs
 
 
 
 
Upcoming…
 
 
Thursday, February 18
            Patrick Sweany – Smith’s Olde Bar
 
Friday, February 19
            Bruce Katz w/ Catfish & Co – Darwin’s, Marietta
            12th Annual Atlanta Blues Festival – Fox Theatre
                    Featuring Lattimore, Sir Charles Jones, Theodis Ealey, Calvin Richardson,
                   Lenny Williams, Terry Wright
 
Sunday, February 21
            ABS Annual Meeting with Mudcat and the Atlanta Horns – Blind Willie’s
            John Hammond – Eddie’s Attic
 
Friday, February 26
          The Nighthawks – Blind Willie’s
          Harper & the Midwest Kind – Darwin’s, Marietta
 
Saturday, February 27
          The Blues Plate Special for Meals on Wheels Coweta – The Alamo, Newnan
                    Featuring Barry Richman, the Eric Culberson Band, and more to be announced
          Experience Hendrix – Fox Theatre
                    Featuring Billy Cox, Buddy Guy, Zakk Wylde, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Jonny Lang,                     Dweezil Zappa, Eric Johnson, Keb’ Mo’, Chris Layton, Mato Nanji, Noah Hunt,
                   Henri Brown Shemekia Copeland – Rialto Center for the Arts

Sunday, February 28
            Booker T Jones – Eddie’s Attic
 
Friday, March 4 and Saturday, March 5
          30th Anniversary Celebration – Blind Willie’s
 
Wednesday, March 9
          John Mayall – Variety Playhouse

Sunday, March 13
          ABS Monthly Meeting & Jam, 3-6 pm, "Lady D" Band will host – Steve’s , Sandy Springs
 
Friday, March 18
            Damon Fowler – Blind Willie’s
 
Saturday, March 19
            Selwyn Birchwood – Blind Willie’s
            Chicken Raid 2016 – Northside Tavern
 
Sunday, March 20
            Chicken Raid 2016 – Northside Tavern
 
Saturday, March 26
            Bob Margolin – Blind Willie’s
 
Friday, April 1
            G Love & Special Sauce – Variety Playhouse
 
Wednesday, April 6
            Robin Trower – Variety Playhouse
 
Saturday, April 16
            Brandon Santini – Darwin’s, Marietta
 
Sunday, April 17
            Acoustic Hot Tuna – Variety Playhouse
 
Saturday, April 23
            Geoff Achison and the Souldiggers w/ Randall Bramblett – Eddie’s Attic
 
Sunday, April 24
          Van Morrison – Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park, Alpharetta

Sunday, May 1
            Geoff Achison and the Souldiggers – Inman Park Festival
 
Friday, May 6
          Cash Box Kings – Blind Willie’s
 
Saturday, May 7
          Geoff Achison & the Souldiggers – Riverside Park Concerts, Roswell
          Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival – Thompson
                    Featuring Ronnie Earl and the Broadcasters, Larry Campbell and Theresa Williams,                     Buckwheat Zydeco, The Cash Box Kings, The Deslondes and Jerron "Blind Boy' Paxton
 
Saturday, June 18
            3rd Annual BBQ & Blues Festival – Wolf Creek Amphitheater
                    Featuring Betty Wright, Clarence Carter, Bobby Rush and more…


 

 
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