Happy Thanksgiving week! And what a week it is. The number of choices for Friday alone is staggering. If you have guests in for Thanksgiving weekend, you can easily take them out to hear some blues!
Just some of the great choices this week include The Kentucky Headhunters at The Tabernacle in support of their album, “Meet Me in Bluesland,” The Blind Boys of Alabama at Eddie’s Attic two consecutive nights, Delta Moon and Randall Bramblett at Terminal West, and Mudcat and The Atlanta Horns’ LP Release Party at Northside Tavern. And that’s aside from a plethora of fantastic local music and jams1
Let us approach the week with grateful hearts and start the holiday season in earnest with a bounty of live music!
The Hollidays play at Blind Willie’s and Truett Lolllis is at Darwin’s in Marietta. The Pork Bellys are at Fat Matt’s and Rod Hamdallah is at Nik’s Place. Mike Watson hosts the jam at Loco’s in Alpharetta and Lola hosts the jam at Northside Tavern.
The Cody Matlock Band is at Darwin’s and Mitchell & Murphy are at Blind Willie’s. The Crosstown Allstars are at Fat Matt’s and Nathan Nelson & Entertainment Crackerss are at Northside Tavern. The Larry Griffith Band is at Two Urban Licks.
The Electromatics are at Blind Willie’s and Darwin’s has the Pro Jam. Frankie’s Blues Mission is at Fat Matt’s and Brandon Reeves is at Johnnie MacCracken’s in Marietta. John Godwin and Friends are at MoonShadow Tavern. Mudcat is at Northside Tavern and Zaib Kahn hosts the open blues jam at Nik’s Place.
Blind Willies is closed for Thanksgiving. Please check with the other clubs to verify the following information.
The Cazanoovas host the jam at Darwin’s. Chickenshack is at Fat Matt’s and Mudcat and The Atlanta Horns are playing a sold-out show at Eddie’s Attic. The Breeze Kings are at Northside Tavern and Nathan Nelson is at Nik’s Place. Brandon Reeves is at North River Tavern in Sandy Sprins. The Seminole Jackson Trio hosts the blues jam at Cafe 1711 in Snellville while Wavetree hosts the jam at Highlands East Cobb and Lady D hosts a musician’s jam at Lavish Bistro in Decatur.
The Kentucky Headhunters and Blackberry Smoke are at The Tabernacle. The Blind Boys of Alabama are at Eddie’s Attic Delta Moon and Randall Bramblett are at Terminal West..Sandra Hall is at Blind Willie’s and The Hollidays are at Darwin’s with Skye Paige and Hayley Grace. Frankie’s Blues Mission is at Fat Matt’s and the Larry Griffith Band is at Greater Good BBQ in Tucker. Story of a Life is at MoonShadow Tavern and Abe Lincoln and the Log Lawyers are at Napoleon’s Grill in Decatur. Turnstyle is at Nik’s Place andBrandon REeves is at parma in Buford and The Red Light Cafe hosts the Annual Glenn Phillips Day-After Thanksigiving Show. The Last Waltz Ensemble Featuring Jon Liebman is at Smith’s Olde Bar. The Barry Richman Band jams at Steve’s Live Music. Mudcat is at Northside Tavern.
The Blind Boys of Alabama are at Eddie’s Attic and Mudcat and The Atlanta Horns have an LP release party at Northside Tavern with Wayward Souls opening. Entertainment Crackers are at Darwin’s and Ron Colley & The Hard Times are at Fat Matt’s. Broke on Monday is at MoonShadow Tavvern and Tribute is at Smith’s Olde Bar.
The Billy George Duo hosts the blues brunch at Cypress Street Pint & Plate. Stephen “Blues Dude” Duncan is at Fat matt’s and Uncle Suar is at Northside Tavern.
That’s it! Have a great holiday,, have fun and keep on bluesin’!