Friday, July 16 - 4:30pm Kick-off
4:30 – 5:30
plays the harmonica, guitar, percussion, sings, and tells stories while he plays. He was a finalist in the International Blues Competition in 2004.
6:00 – 7:00
Sonny Hess & Lady Kat “Smokin’ True Blue”
Sonny was the first woman nominated for “Best Lead Guitar” by the Cascade Blues Association, and Lady Kat Trotter has a low, rich, full bodied voice comparable to Etta James.
7:30 – 8:30
s a dynamic, soulful rhythm and blues band led by saxophonist/vocalist Fenix Sanders. With his gravelly vocals and stirring sax, Fenix reveals the depth of emotion and experience of an authentic blues man. He is backed by a smooth and well-oiled rhythm section.
9:00 – 10:00
Lloyd Jones with The Atlas Horns
Oregon Music Hall of Fame winner Lloyd "Have Mercy" Jones will be performing songs from his brand new recording "Tennessee Run.” Backed by the full force of The Atlas horns, this "Swampified American Music" will raise your spirit to move everything you got!