I can’t believe how fast the year’s been going….I am looking forward to the cooler weather, I have to say! It’s been a loooong hot summer, in fact, here in Nashville, it went from winter, skipping through spring right to the ‘dog days’.

I’m getting excited about the Blues Blast Awards coming up September 23rd…getting to see all my friends, and getting to perform at the show, what could be better than that! For those of you just tuning in, the BBA’s will be at the Fluid Events Center in Champaign, IL Here’s a sneak peek as to what’ll be coming up:

<<The September 23rd awards show features Too Slim & The Taildraggers, Peter Karp, Dave Weld & The Imperial Flames, Bob Margolin, Shaun Murphy, Fiona Boyes, Jonn Del Toro Richardson, Shoji Naito, Big Harp George, Markey Blue, Dave Muskett Acoustic Blues Band, Danielle Nicole, Andy T-Nick Nixon Band, Anthony Geraci & Monster Mike Welch, Andy Poxon & Little Ronnie, Henry Gray, Bob Corritore, Guy King, Eugene “Hideway” Bridges, Jon Spear Band and the Corey Dennison Band. Tickets are only $25. Get yours now HERE

And while you are there be sure to check out our General Admission VIP Tickets. No waiting. no line, you can use the VIP entrance and it includes an official 2016 Blues Blast Music Awards t-shirt, poster, and official 2016 Blues Blast Music Awards pin for only $50. (Every year, we run out of official t-shirts, so this is your best bet to get one!)

We have 2 stages in one large auditorium space with general admission seating. Reserved VIP sponsor seating is also available right in front of both stages. For info on VIP Sponsor packages visit

There will be continuous performances from the time the show starts at 6pm (Doors at 5pm) until past midnight.>>

The Fluid Events Center, such a cool place to have the show, music on multiple stages, offering a seamless transition from performers to awards to performers!!

Fluid Events Center

601 N Country Fair Dr, Champaign, IL 61821