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Check out the Latest Schedule of Events for May 6-9 in Memphis

We have just added more gigs to the ever-changing online Schedule of Events for blues fans coming to Memphis for the 36th Blues Music Awards and the Blues Hall of Fame Grand Opening.  Check it out at

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36th Blues Music Awards Advance Sell Out!!

For what we assume is a first, the Blues Music Awards are sold out!  Online ticket sales were discontinued April 16, three weeks before the Blues Music Awards gala set for May 7.  Given the show’s large stage and production areas, the Cook Convention Center can comfortably seat 1450 attendees at tables of ten.

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Little Milton Statue Dedication April 9

On Thursday April 9, The Blues Foundation dedicated the Little Milton bronze statue that will permanently reside in front of the Blues Hall of Fame. It was a very emotional event as Little Milton’s widow Pat was present for the unveiling.  She was deeply moved by the tribute and the lifelike quality of the statue.  She addressed the crowd as did Paul Benjamin of the North Atlantic Blues Festival in Rockland, Maine.  There were a number of Little

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