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 34th edition of the event, scheduled for October 11, 2014 (Saturday). As every year, the artists to perform on the Big and Small Stage will be selected in a competition.
Exclusively for theRawa Blues Festival fans, Keb Mo recorded a video invitation! The headstar of this year's edition invites fans to the festival but also... recommends other artists, especially Ruthie Foster and Otis Taylor! Look it up now!
The Rawa-Jury has selected the artists who will play during 33rd edition of Rawa Blues Festival. Before the Final Concerts starts Hoodoo Band and The Jan Gałach Band will show what they've got. The list of 9 bands of Side Stage is as follows: Willie Mae Unit, 2 Late, Paweł Izdebski Akustycznie, Robert Kordylewski, Harpagans, Cheap Tobacco, Open Blues, The Blues Experience, Tymkoff Trio.
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 »