Friday, September 16th-Sunday, September 18th – 18th Annual Telluride Blues & Brews Festival. Featuring Willie Nelson, The Flaming Lips, Zappa Plays Zappa, The Robert Cray Band, Big Head Todd and the Monsters, moe., Fitz and the Tantrums, Mavis Staples and many more. Oh, and over 50 AMAZING Breweries pouring brews. A complete list of Breweries as well as a full schedule for the weekends festivities, including the JUKE JOINT shows, can be found in our earlier Blues & Brews POST.
Stay thirsty my friends…
Friday, September 16th – DJ SOULATOMIC’s Dirty Delta Blues Dance Party: BLUES @ the BEAN. $5 @ 10pm. “.DJ Soulatomic spins some of his signature Blues & Funk beats late into the night. The party changes at midnight to a bumpin’ dance party and for just $5 you can be a part of it. Drinks will be served till 2am, but the music continues to 3am! Get down to the Bean and make sure to wear yer party pants.” SteamingBeanTelluride.com
Saturday, September 17th – The Sugar Thieves: BLUES @ the BEAN. $? @ 10pm. For the third day in a row, “Arizona’a finest meat-shakin’ blues band” plays Telluride. This will no doubt be their most intimate show of the trifecta.
Sunday, September 18th – Better Than Bacon: BLUES @ the BEAN. 9:30pm. Voodoo-blues out of Fort Collins! These guys sound great…
Sunday, September 18th – John Alex Mason @ The Llama. $10 @ 10pm. One man band! Check out his song, “Free” in the following ski-segment from the Sweetgrass Productions’ film HAND CUT:
Thursday, September 22nd – The Motet @ The Llama. $12 @ 10pm. Boulder-based Jazz / Afro-beat / Electronica. These guys play an awesome, high energy show. Don’t miss them!