There’s no better way to spice up your week than with some great live blues. Here’s where to find them around Atlanta during the coming week:
Truett Lollis is at Darwin’s and Jacob Deaton is at Blind Willie’s. Dry White Toast is at Fat Matt’s. Dan Sheffield and Art Holliday host an open jam at Bone Lick BBQ.Mike Watson hosts the jam at Loco’s in Alphretta and Lola has her blues jam at Northside Tavern.
Mudat is at Blind Willie’s and Bill Sheffield hosts the acoustic jam at Darwin’s. J.T. Speed is at Fat Matt’s and Nik’s Place has an acoustic open mic with Bones. Nathan Nelson is at Northside Tavern with Entertainment Crackers.
Darwin’s has the Pro Jam and Timo Arthur is at Blind Willie’s. The Hollidays are at Fat Matt’s and Alexis Vear hosts the jam at Hottie Hawgs. Mudcat is at Northside Tavern while Red Light Cafe has an Americana open mic. Jason Patras is at Two Urban Licks.
Darwin’s has Dan Sheffield & Nathan Nelson at 1 pm and the blues jam with The Cazanovas in the evening. Chickenshack is at Fat Matt’s. The Br eze Kings are at Northside Tavern and Beverly “Guitar” Watkins entertains at Steve’s Live Music. Nathan Nelson hosts the open jam at Nik’s Place.
Houserocker Johnson is at Blind Willie’s and the Kelly Richey Band is at Darwin’s. Blues Rendezvous visits Fat Matt’s and the Swamp Funk Quartet is at Greater Good BBQ in Tucker. The Breeze Kings are at Hottie Hawg. Chicago Joe’s Rock ‘n Blues Camp has a student jam and the Mike Lowry Band is at Two Urban Licks.
The Forrest McDonald Band is at Darwin’s and Big Bill Morganfield is at Blind Willie’s. Ron Colley & the Hard Times are at Fat Matt’s and Marty Manous is at Nik’s Place. the Grayson Blues & Brews takes place in Grayson with Tinsley Ellis and more. The Mike Lowry Band continues at Two Urban Licks.
The Billy George Duo hosts the blues brunch at Cypress Street Pint & Plate. Fat Back Deluxe is at Fat Matt’s and Uncle Sugar is at Northside Tavern. The Georgia R&B and Blues Revue is at West Side Cultural Arts Center, presenting Georgia legends. The SFQ Loud Jazz Quartet appears with Frankie’s Blues Mission at The Music Room on Edgewood Avenue.
Have fun and keep on bluesin’!
Frequently Mentioned Venues:
Blind Willie’s Blues Club
828 N Highland Ave
Darwin’s Blues Club
1508 Roswell Rd
Fat Matt’s Rib Shack
1811 Piedmong Ave NW
1058 Howell Mill Rd NW
645 Whitlock Ave
Locals Bar and Grill
6380 Bells Ferry Rd
Steve’s Live Music
234 Hildebrand Dr
Sandy Springs, GA