(2013-03-18 09:00 AM) His position in the modern history of the blues, or rather - African-American popular music in general - has been confirmed with three Grammy Awards (for "Just Like You", "Slow Down Keep It Simple") and 5 nominations in 1997-2002 for this prestigious trophy and the title of "Blues Artist of The Year " (WC Handy) Blues Awards. He will come to Poland for the first and only concert! Read preview and see videos »
(2013-03-17 02:59 PM) This year's 33rd edition of Rawa Blues Festival will feature an exceptionally large number of leading blues artists. We already know that Otis Taylor, Heritage Blues Orchestra, Ruthie Foster, The Stone Foxes and an extraordinary duo - James Blood Ulmer & Irek Dudek will play at this year's concert. The Artistic Council of The Festival will soon decide who should play before the stars after considering all of the applications sent for the recruitment to Rawa Blues Festival.
(2013-02-24 06:53 PM) Irek Dudek and the Arts Council of Rawa Blues Festival have announced the beginning of the Rawa Blues Festival recruitment for bands interested in performing at the 33nd edition of the event, scheduled for October 5, 2013 (Saturday). As every year, the artists to perform on the Big and Small Stage will be selected in a competition.
(2012-08-30 06:00 PM) Although he has many promotonal activities due to new LP being released in these days, Robert Cray found some time to record a special invitation to all Polish fans! See the invitation published on YouTube!
(2012-08-17 09:50 PM) The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band is a country blues trio from Indiana, that will play during upcoming Rawa Blues Festival. On August 6th their new LP has been released. We had an opportunity to make brief interview with their leader, Josh "Reverend" Peyton about the new album, about never-ending tour, about inspirations and YouTube fascinations.
(2012-05-12 10:00 PM) Starting from May 14th the tickets for Rawa Blues Festival 2012 are available! In 2012 the tickets for edition 32 of Rawa Blues Festival are available through Ticketpro selling network. Please see the Tickets section for more details.
(2012-05-01 12:00 PM) According to the announcements from the festival director, Irek Dudek, during this year Rawa Blues Festival we will find exceptionally strong blues bands representation. The stars that will play include: Robert Cray Band, Roomful of Blues, Eric Sardinas, Davina and The Vagabonds, The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band and Irek Dudek Big Band. That all and more on October 6th in Spodek, Katowice, Poland!