joomla visitors

Stay Tuned!

11th Annual T-Bone Walker Blues Fest 2016 Dates Announced

We are excited to announce that the 11th Annual T-Bone Walker Blues Fest for 2016 will be held on

Friday June 3rdand Saturday June 4th, 2016

Longview, Texas.

Tickets Go On Sale Wednesday April 15th, 2016

A reason to smile on tax day - tickets for the 11th Annual T-bone Walker Blue Festival will be going on sale Wednesday April 13th! All of the details for the tickets will be coming before that date.  The lineup will be announced as soon as all of the acts are booked and under contract.

 

 

Friends Remembered

Diane Hulme

DianeHulmeFor the first eight years of the festival in Linden, Diane & her husband, David, were year-long volunteers. Both were active with the Music City Texas Theater and key organizers and planners of the festival. Diane was tireless in her role as the Producer of the Festival Support Staff and a non-stop worker at the festival itself. We all loved her and she leaves a space to fill in our tasks that is large as the place she holds in our hearts.

Vaya con Dios

Read more...

SmallTicketsTickets Go On Sale Wednesday April 15th

A reason to smile on tax day - tickets for the 10th Annual T-bone Walker Blue Festival will be going on sale Wednesday April 15th! All of the details for the tickets will be coming shortly, but for now we can tell the Festival will be more than just great blues music! Here are some new details about this years festival that we are so excited to announce!

LOSLONELYBOYSLOSLONELYBOYS32C2E9DA7F3BaustinrrcomCustomNEW! Meet and Greet T-Bone Walker Blues Stars!

Packages will be announced with all the details of several Meet and Greet Packages to be offered this year. Meet Tab Benoit, Rick Derringer, and Los Lonely Boys in person! Package pricing and details coming soon!

New! All Star Guitar Workshops

Saturday afternoon guitar workshops with Eric Gales, Jonathon Boogie Long, Cary Morin, Kingfish, Lance Lopez and more. Details and workshop schedule coming soon!

Read more...

2015 T-Bone Walker Blues Fest2015TBONElogo
Artist Line Up for the 2015

10th Annual T-Bone Walker Blue Music Festival

 UPDATED 5/24/2015

Featuring

LOS LONELY BOYS
TAB BENOIT
RICK DERRINGER
ERIC GALES

Read more...

Festival dates announced10th Annual T-Bone Walker Blues Festival

2015 Dates Announced

Happy New Year! We are excited to announce that the 10th Annual T-Bone Walker Blues Fest for 2015 will be held on

Friday June 5th and Saturday June 6th 2015

Longview, Texas.

If you would like to stay up to date on the latest news about this years festivities, then please sign up to receive email updates....Or you can Like Us on Facebook. Stay Tuned for all the latest news!

 

Read more...

©Dean Dixon. All RIghts Reserved"Thank You" Johnny Winter

Texas blues guitarist and singer Johnny Winter has died at the age of 70 in his hotel room in Zurich. Like many bluesmen of his era, he worked to the very end of his life, having just completed a European tour. Winter, rated number 63 of the best 100 guitarists in the world by Rolling Stone magazine, headlined the T-Bone Walker Blues Fest in 2010.

February 23, 1944 – July 16, 2014

Lurrie Bell's "Blues In My Soul" Wins 2014 Blues Music Award

Lurrie Bell's Blues In My Soul CD CoverThe Blues Foundation announced the winners in the organization's 35th Blues Music Awards at their annual awards show, which was held Thursday, May 8th, 2014 at the Cook Convention Center in downtown Memphis, Tennessee. The event is a multi-hour performance party for blues fans, typically featuring

Read more...