Editorial: T-Bone Walker Blues Festival could be just a beginning
February 6, 2014
Residents may not quite grasp it yet, but Longview has pulled off a major coup landing the T-Bone Walker Blues Festival, which is moving this year from Linden. And the festival hit the jackpot with Longview, too. This is a match made in blues heaven.
The music festival has gained a national reputation for bringing together great acts and drawing good crowds. But while it’s successful, the festival has not done as well as it might because, frankly, Linden is not the easiest place to get to, especially by air. And once fans have arrived, there’s not much else there...