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Robert:Thanks for the plug! For additional information, folks can go to: http://www.highlandareapartnership.org/news.htm Information and Lineup The Highland Area Partnership's Highland Jazz and Blues Festival welcomes Grammy-nominated Blues musician Henry Gray, the LAST of the great Chicago Bluesmen having played with not only Howlinʼ Wolf in his hayday in the late 50ʼs and 60ʼs but also, over his 60 year blues career, with Muddy Waters, Hubert Sumlin, "Little" Walter Jacobs, Sonny Boy Williamson, Jimmy Reed ( including a Carnegie Hall concert), Jimmy Rogers, Elmore James (with him the night he died), Koko Taylor, Otis Rush, "Little" Milton, Buddy Guy, and BB King just to name a few. Grammy Nominee - 1998 "A Tribute to Howlin'Wolf', for whom he played piano from 1956-1968. In 998 he was handpicked by Mick Jagger to play Jagger's 55th birthday soiree in Paris. In fact, we have not 1 but 3 Grammy nominees in Gray, Buddy Flett and Jerry Beach all playing this year. Highland Jazz & Blues Festival 2008 Zillionaires with members of the Red & Black Marching Brass Band Jazziana Professor Porkchop and the Dirty Dishes Bill Causey Band Buddy Flett Jerry Beach & the Bluebirds w/ Miki Honeycutt Total Choice Louisiana G Funk Howlin' Henry & the Harptones A.J. Cascio & the Two Tone Blues Band Dan Sanchez & the Kings of Pleasure with: Grammy-nominated Henry Gray 2008 Pavilion Gazebo 12:00 - 12:10 Second Line 12:10 - 12:55 Zillionaires with members of Red & Black Marching Brass Band 12:25 - 1:10 Jerry Beach & The Bluebirds w/ Miki Honeycutt 1:10 - 1:55 Jazziana 1:30 - 2:15 Total Choice 2:15 - 3:00 Professor Porkchop and the Dirty Dishes 2:30 - 3:15 Louisiana G Funk 3:15 - 4:00 Bill Causey Band 3:30 - 4:15 Howlin' Henry & the Harptones 4:15 - 5:00 Buddy Flett 4:30 - 5:15 A.J. Cascio & the Two Tone Blues Band 5:15 - 6:00 Dan Sanchez & the Kings of Pleasure with Henry Gray
Hey, that's my yard.
Ron Hardy & the G Funk Band are ROCKIN!! He gave me a CD yesterday...can't stop listening to it!!
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