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Blues Music in Atlanta

Explore Atlanta thriving Blues Music scene. We've got all the Northside Tavern, Blind Willie's and Fat Matt's Rib Shack events listings & coverage of the Blues.

Eddie Tigner At Northside Tavern 2010 (Photo By Vincent Tsang)
Photo credit: Vincent Tseng (CL Archives)
Eddie Tigner at Northside Tavern, 2010

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Wednesday October 20, 2021 03:40 pm EDT
Delta Moon and The Brains auteur Tom Gray was an Atlanta music icon | more...

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Thursday October 7, 2021 01:30 pm EDT
Roots guitarist Nick Johnson stays busy in tough times | more...

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Monday September 6, 2021 01:00 pm EDT
WRFG 89.3 Community Radio's Annual Blues/BBQ Celebration | more...

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Wednesday September 1, 2021 06:25 pm EDT
Diane Durrett returns to host the second Women in Blues show | more...

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Monday August 2, 2021 10:54 am EDT
Georgia’s long-running roots and blues fest roars back for year 27 | more...

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Thursday July 1, 2021 12:50 pm EDT
The Atlanta blues scene returns to (almost) normal with solid support from the Atlanta Blues Society | more...

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Wednesday June 2, 2021 06:35 pm EDT
Eddie 9V goes international with his first widely distributed album | more...

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Wednesday May 5, 2021 10:15 am EDT
After weathering the worst year in music, Garrett Collins prepares for his next act | more...

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Tuesday April 6, 2021 11:54 am EDT
Recent National Heritage Fellow William Bell’s well never runs dry | more...

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Monday March 8, 2021 11:28 am EST
Fifty-plus years on the blues fringes hasn’t diminished the Atlanta veteran’s enthusiasm for the music he loves | more...

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Monday December 7, 2020 06:21 pm EST
Recapping the last 12 months of uncertainty | more...

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Thursday October 22, 2020 12:46 pm EDT
Not just sheltering in place during these uncertain times, the Athens-based musician releases his 12th solo album — and promotes it with a live concert | more...

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Thursday October 8, 2020 11:38 am EDT
Singer’s soul and blues keeps audiences smilin’ | more...

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Friday September 4, 2020 02:16 pm EDT
Places and names to know to hip your blues cred | more...

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Wednesday September 2, 2020 01:22 pm EDT
Even this pandemic can’t stop WRFG’s annual Labor Day Blues throwdown | more...

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Wednesday August 5, 2020 06:19 pm EDT
Sandra Hall’s triumphant half century singing blues and soul | more...

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Tuesday June 30, 2020 01:34 pm EDT
EG Kight’s ‘Trio Sessions’ keeps her diverse sound lean, never mean | more...

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Wednesday June 3, 2020 06:00 pm EDT
Now everyone has the blues | more...

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Friday May 1, 2020 12:19 am EDT
Atlanta’s Eddie 9-Volt plugs into his influences on an impressive debut | more...

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Monday April 6, 2020 02:04 pm EDT
Atlanta Blues Challenge champ Mandi Strachota releases an eclectic new album | more...

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Monday March 2, 2020 05:12 pm EST
Mudcat’s long-running Chicken Raid weekend returns  | more...

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Tuesday February 4, 2020 12:05 pm EST
Blues journeyman Tinsley Ellis gears up for more roadwork in support of a new album | more...

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Friday January 3, 2020 01:10 pm EST
Atlanta guitar icon Sean Costello gets a belated tribute, Willis goes big time | more...

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Wednesday December 4, 2019 05:43 pm EST
Michele Malone chills out with her annual Christmas show | more...

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Saturday November 2, 2019 11:16 am EDT
Atlanta’s Delta Moon shines for 17 years | more...





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