Blues Musicians - Want Your Gigs Listed On This Calendar?

Dallas/Ft Worth/N Texas Blues Musicians - Want to see your weekly gigs listed on this calendar and have them read live on the air on KNON's BIG TEXAS BLUES program?

Email (no texts, messages to this blog or Facebook posts accepted) your gigs for the upcoming week NO LATER THAN Tuesday Evening to: bluelisablues@aol.com

Please include the following:
Your name * Band Name (if Applicable) * If it is full band gig, solo or duo * Name of Venue * City Venue is located in * Time your show starts and ends

Remember - this is a BLUES calendar posted on a BLUES blog and read on a BLUES radio show, so please only include BLUES gigs. Also, only include shows within the Dallas/Ft Worth/N Texas area.

Thursday, August 31, 2017

DALLAS / FT WORTH / N TEXAS LIVE BLUES 8/31/17 THRU 9/6/17




Thursday, August 31
Pete Barbeck Jam - The Goat – Dallas (10p-2a)
Jason Cloud – Hook, Line & Sinker – Dallas (Preston)
Christian Brooks & Mouse Mayes – Nate’s Seafood – Addison (6:30p-10:30p)
General Falls & the N Texas All Stars Jam w/Texas Slim – Tavern on Main – Richardson (8p-12a)
Chris Watson (solo) – Lava Cantina – The Colony (4p-8p)
Hash Brown Jam – Track Bar & Grill – Rowlett (7:30p-11:30p)
Steve Hill & Cadillac Johnson – Wild Horse Grill – Denton (5p-7p)
Blues Jam w/Tone Sommers, Danny Ross, Randy Cates, Brad Sviger w/Larry Lampkin - Keys Lounge – Ft Worth (9p-1a)
James Hinkle & Gary Grammer - Fred’s Texas Café – Ft Worth – Currie (8p-11p)

Friday, September 1
Bedford Blues & BBQ Festival – Bedford
Trinity River Blues Society Showcase – Main Stage
    Santos Puertes (6p)  
    Reo Casey Band (7:30p)  
    Christian Dozzler Band featuring Joey Love & Mike Morgan (8:30p)
SOLD OUT Tab Benoit – Granada Theater - Dallas
Brent Rozell Jam– The Cottage – Dallas (9p-1a)
Dempsey Crenshaw– The Goat – Dallas (9:30p-1:30a)
B’nois King- Babb’s Bros BBQ – Dallas (7p-11p)
Steve Hill Trio – El Arroyo – Arlington (8p-11p)
Holland K Smith – Keys Lounge – Ft Worth (9:30p-1:30a)
Chris Watson – Dan’s Silverleaf – Denton (9p-1a)
           
Saturday, September 2
Bedford Blues & BBQ Festival – Bedford
Main Stage
            2:00p   Larry Lampkin
            3:15p   Miss Marcy & Her Texas Sugar Daddy’s
            5:00p   Jimmy Wallace & the Stratoblasters
            7:00p   Ronnie Earl
            9:30p   Delbert McClinton
KNON Stage 
            2:45p   Taylor Newman
            4:15p   Ally Venable Band
            6:00p   Nikki Hill
            8:15p   B’nois King
Christian Brooks – The Goat – Dallas (9:30p-1:30a)
Juke Joint Night w/Texas Slim – Babb’s Brothers BBQ – Dallas (7p-11p)
Wanda King Band– Riverfront Jazz Festival – Dallas (12:30p)
Kevin Vaughn & the Backup Blues Band – Cadillac Pub – McKinney (9p-12a)
Steve Hill & Cadillac Johnson – Hard 8 BBQ – Roanoke (7p-9p)
Michael Lee – Tolbert’s – Grapevine (9p-12a)
Sunday, September 3
Bedford Blues & BBQ Festival – Bedford
Main Stage
            2:00p   Those Guys
            3:15p   Jackie Don Loe & Lou Hampton
            5:00p  BUDDY WHITTINGTON BAND W/BLUE LISA
            7:00p   Marcia Ball
            9:30p   Buddy Guy
KNON Stage 
            2:45p   Janky
            4:15p   Quinten Moore
            6:00p   Pat Boyack & Those Pesky Javelina’s
            8:15p   The Relatives

Fair Park Blues & Jazz Festival w/ R.L. Green & Band, Buster Brown Band, Corrian & the Crew, Def to Radio and Sandra Kaye – African American Museum Lawn – Dallas (5p-10p)
Jackie Don Loe Blues Happening - Nate’s Seafood – Addison 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Jason Cloud & The Max DFW After Party Jam – Rocky’s- Richardson (7p-10p)
Jerry Clark Blues Jam – Keys Lounge – Ft Worth (8p-12a)

Monday, September 4 – Labor Day
Tony DeCiccio & Perry Jones Jam - The Goat – Dallas (10p-2a)
Blues Jam – Louie Louie’s Piano Bar - Deep Ellum, Dallas
Michael J Dohoney & the Westsiders – Eddie V's – Dallas (6p-10p)
Michael Lee – Lola’s Saloon – Ft Worth (9:30p-1:30a)

Tuesday, September 5
Aaron Burtons Delta Blues Jam w/Carmen - The Goat –Dallas (10p-2p)
Micahel Lee – Keller Tavern – Keller (8p-12a)
Michael J Dohoney & the Westsiders – Eddie V’s – Ft Worth (6:30p-10:30p)

Wednesday, September 6
Kerrie LePai Jones & The Shifters Jam – The Cottage – Dallas (8:30p-12a)
Michael Lee – Boomer Jack’s – Ft Worth (8p-12a)
Michael J Dohoney & the Westsiders – Eddie V’s – Ft Worth (6:30p-10:30p)
Buddy Whittington & Friends – Fred’s Texas Café – Ft Worth (Currie) 7p-10p
Chris Watson (solo) – Magnolia Motor Lounge – Ft Worth (7p-11p)

Trinity River Blues Society IBC Winner Larry Lampkin!

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Congratulations to Larry Lampkin! He won the Trinity River Blues Society IBC contest on Sunday, August 27th and will be representing the DFW area in Memphis in January!

Thanks to all the other fine acts who competed: Pat Boyack & Those Pesky Javelina's, Captain Jack Watson & Da Cruzship Blues Band, The Phunk Dr's, and The Alley Venable Band. You're all winners for entering the contest and making it possible for the Trinity River Blues Society to start what will hopefully be an annual tradition.

Thursday, August 24, 2017

DALLAS / FT WORTH / N TEXAS LIVE BLUES 8/24/17 thru 8/30/17


Pledge drive is OVER!! Thanks to everyone who made a pledge.
MoJoanna will be sitting in for me tonight while I'm at Nate's Seafood gigging with awesome Paul Byrd Band. And Saturday night, I'll have the fabulous Holland K Smith & Gentleman John Street with me at the Alligator Cafe in Dallas. Come by and introduce yourself!


Thursday, August 24
BLUE LISA & THE PAUL BYRD BAND – NATE’S SEAFOOD – ADDISON (6:30P-10:30P)
Pete Barbeck Jam - The Goat – Dallas (10p-2a)
Jason Cloud – Hook, Line & Sinker – Dallas (Preston)
General Falls & the N Texas All Stars Jam w/Texas Slim– Tavern on Main – Richardson (8p-12a)
Jackie Don Loe & Mark Dena – Cadillac Pizza Pub – McKinney
Aaron Burton – The Celt – McKinney (7p-10p)
Hash Brown Jam – Track Bar & Grill – Rowlett (7:30p-11:30p)
Blues Jam w/Tone Sommers, Danny Ross, Randy Cates, Brad Sviger w/Saxaphone Barbie - Keys Lounge – Ft Worth (9p-1a)

Friday, August 25
Brent Rozell Jam– The Cottage – Dallas (9p-1a)
Pat Boyack – The Goat – Dallas (9:30p-1:30a)
Holland K Smith - Babb’s Bros BBQ – Dallas (7p-11p)
Chris Watson (solo) – Truck Yard – Dallas (4p)
Charlie Sexton – Kessler Theater – Oak Cliff (8p)
Aaron Burton – Cigar Art – Bishop Arts, Oak Cliff (8p-11p)
Jason Cloud (solo) – Dempsey’s Place – McKinney (7p-10p)
Chris Watson – Tolbert’s – Grapevine (9p-12a)
South Austin Moonlighters – Keys Lounge – Ft Worth (9:30p-1:30a)
           
Saturday, August 26
BLUE LISA, HOLLAND K SMITH & GENTLEMAN JOHN STREET – ALLIGATOR CAFÉ – DALLAS (7P-10P)
The Boogiemen – The Goat – Dallas (9:30p-1:30a)
Paul Byrd, Texas Slim & Jackie Don Loe – Babb’s Brothers BBQ – Dallas (7p-11p)
Jason Elmore & Hoodoo Witch – Sundown at the Granada – Dallas (10p-1a)
Chris Watson (solo) – Lekka – Dallas (8p)
Aaron Burton – Whitehall Exchange – Bishop Arts, Oak Cliff (8:30p-12:30a)
Jason Cloud & the Max – Rocky’s- Richardson (10p-2a)
EJ Matthews – Texas Musicians Museum – Irving (8p-12a)
KNON Benefit with Bobby Rush, Gregg A Smith opens – Uptown Theater – Grand Prairie
B’nois King – Fred’s Texas Café – Ft Worth (Currie) (8p-11p)
Texas Flood – Keys Lounge – Ft Worth (9:30p-1:30a)
The Rhythmators – Eddie V’s – Ft Worth (7:30p-11:30p)
Holland K Smith – Chief Records – Ft Worth (1p-4p)

Sunday, August 27
Trinity River Blues Society International Blues Challenge Competition w/Pat Boyack & Those Pesky Javelina’s, Lary Lampkin, Ally Venable Band, Captain Jack Watson & Da Cruzship Blues Band, The Phunk Dr’s – Babb’s Brother’s BBQ – Dallas (4p-8:30p)
Aaron Burton – Whitehall Exchange – Bishop Arts, Oak Cliff (3p-7p)
Jackie Don Loe Blues Happening - Nate’s Seafood – Addison 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Jason Cloud & The Max DFW After Party Jam – Rocky’s- Richardson (7p-10p)
Chris Watson Band – Lava Cantina – The Colony (6p)
Junior Clark – Tolbert’s – Grapevine (8p-11p)
Jerry Clark Blues Jam – Keys Lounge – Ft Worth (8p-12a)

Monday, August 28
Tony DeCiccio & Perry Jones Jam - The Goat – Dallas (10p-2a)
Blues Jam – Louie Louie’s Piano Bar - Deep Ellum, Dallas
Michael J Dohoney & the Westsiders – Eddie V's – Dallas (6p-10p)
Michael Lee – Lola’s Saloon – Ft Worth (9:30p-1:30a)
Reo Casey Band w/Santos Puertos – Fred’s Texas Café – Ft Worth (Currie) (7p-10p)

Tuesday, August 29
Aaron Burtons Delta Blues Jam w/Jackie Don Loe - The Goat –Dallas (10p-2p)
Buddy Whittington – Tolbert’s – Grapevine (8:30p-10:30p)
Michael Lee – Keller Tavern – Keller (8p-12a)
Michael J Dohoney & the Westsiders – Eddie V’s – Ft Worth (6:30p-10:30p)

Wednesday, August 30
Kerrie LePai Jones & The Shifters Jam – The Cottage – Dallas (8:30p-12a)
Michael J Dohoney & the Westsiders – Eddie V’s – Ft Worth (6:30p-10:30p)
Buddy Whittington & Friends – Fred’s Texas Café – Ft Worth (Currie) 7p-10p
Chris Watson (solo) – Magnolia Motor Lounge – Ft Worth (7p-11p)
Dylan Bishop & Erin James – Keys Lounge – Ft Worth (9p-1a)

Thursday, August 03, 2017

DALLAS / FT WORTH / N TEXAS LIVE BLUES 8/3/17 THRU 8/9/17


Thanks to MoJoanna for filling in for me last week while I was at the bi-annual KNON DJ meeting.

Miss the calendar last week? Pledge Drive starts tonight - make your donation by calling us at 972-647-1893 or clicking the link at www.KNON.org to keep Big Texas Blues on the air and keep this calendar coming.


Thursday, August 3
Pete Barbeck Jam - The Goat – Dallas (10p-2a)
Jason Cloud – Hook, Line & Sinker – Dallas (Preston)
Aaron Burton – Shady’s Burger Joint – Richardson (7p-9p)
General Falls & the N Texas All Stars Jam w/Texas Slim – Tavern on Main – Richardson (8p-12a)
Hash Brown Jam – Track Bar & Grill – Rowlett (7:30p-11:30p)
Blues Jam w/Tone Sommers, Danny Ross, Randy Cates, Brad Sviger & Holland K Smith – Keys Lounge – Ft Worth (9p-1a)

Friday, August 4
Brent Rozell Jam– The Cottage – Dallas (9p-1a)
Jr’s Road House All Stars w/Sister Rose – The Goat – Dallas (9:30p-1:30a)
Pat Boyack & Those Pesky Javelina’s - Babb’s Bros BBQ – Dallas (7p-11p)
Jason Cloud & the Max – Bucky Moonshine’s – Deep Ellum, Dallas (8p-11p)
The Superkings – Cadillac Pizza Pub – McKinney (9p-1a)
Michael Lee – Lava Cantina – The Colony (8p-12a)
Steve Hill Trio – Michael’s Tobacco – Keller (8:15p-11:45p)
Aaron Burton – Fred’s Texas Café – Ft Worth (Currie) (12p-3p)
           
Saturday, August 5
EJ Mathews – Bucky Moonshine’s – Deep Ellum, Dallas (8p-11p)
Rocking Robert Tomberlin – Alligator Café – Dallas (7p-10p)
Jason Elmore & Hoodoo Witch – The Goat – Dallas (9:30p-1:30a)
Juke Joint Night w/Paul Byrd & Texas Slim – Babb’s Brothers BBQ – Dallas (7p-11p)
Holland K Smith – Texas Musicians Museum – Irving (8p-12a)
Joey Love & Mark Sena – Taverna Rossa – Southlake (9:30p-1:30a)
Chris Watson – Flying Saucer – Ft Worth (9p-1a)

Sunday, August 6
Jackie Don Loe Blues Happening - Nate’s Seafood – Addison 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Jason Cloud & The Max DFW After Party Jam – Rocky’s- Richardson (7p-10p)
Jerry Clark Blues Jam – Keys Lounge – Ft Worth (8p-12a)
Michael J Dohoney & the Westsiders – Eddie V’s – Ft Worth (6p-10p)

Monday, August 7
Tony DeCiccio & Perry Jones Jam - The Goat – Dallas (10p-2a)
Blues Jam – Louie Louie’s Piano Bar - Deep Ellum, Dallas
Michael J Dohoney & the Westsiders – Eddie V's – Dallas (6p-10p)
Chris Watson (solo) – Lava Cantina – The Colony (4p-7p)
Michael Lee – Lola’s Saloon – Ft Worth (9:30p-1:30a)
Dylan Bishop – Fred’s Texas Café – Ft Worth (Currie) (7p-10p)

Tuesday, August 8
Aaron Burtons Delta Blues Jam w/Hash Brown - The Goat –Dallas (10p-2p)
Michael J Dohoney & the Westsiders – Eddie V’s – Ft Worth (6:30p-10:30p)

Wednesday, August 9
Kerrie LePai Jones & The Shifters Jam – The Cottage – Dallas (8:30p-12a)
Jackie Don Loe – Vernon’s Gastropub – Addison (6p-10p)
Michael J Dohoney & the Westsiders – Eddie V’s – Ft Worth (6:30p-10:30p)
Buddy Whittington & Friends – Fred’s Texas Café – Ft Worth (Currie) 7p-10p
Chris Watson Trio – Magnolia Motor Lounge – Ft Worth (7p-11p)