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Big Bad Blues Bash With The Vincent Hayes Project & Buster Blues Band November 23, 2010

Posted by David W. King in Uncategorized.
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The Vincent Hayes Project along with The Buster Blues Band present “The Big Bad Blues Bash”, featuring an evening of live smokin’ blues by internationally acclaimed blues recording artists, The Vincent Hayes Project, along with Muskegon’s hometown heroes, The Buster Blues Band!

The Vincent Hayes Project’s new disc “Reclamation” has had airplay on over 200 radio stations in 10 countries, and is currently the #4 “Pick to Click”… on BB King’s Bluesville on Sirius/XM. We are dubbing this as the first “Blues Awareness Night”, bringing together great blues, food and West Michigan blues supporters and musicians in one evening of fun, all for only $5 bucks!

Make certain your attend this important show

Chicago Bluesman Albert “Little Smokey” Smothers 1939-2010 November 23, 2010

Posted by David W. King in Obituary.
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Here’s some information on his life from Alligator Records:

Chicago blues guitarist and vocalist Albert Abraham “Little Smokey” Smothers, 71, died on November 20, 2010. Smothers recorded multiple albums and accompanied other famed blues men and women on records and in live performance. He was also known as a mentor to younger musicians, including Paul Butterfield and Elvin Bishop of the popular and influential 1960s blues crossover group The Paul Butterfield Blues Band. Smothers died at Little Company of Mary Hospital in Chicago of natural causes.