Sing Me Some Blues
June 14, 2012
AARON BRAND - The Texarkana Gazette
Year-in, year-out, the T-Bone Walker Blues Fest is one of the top music events in the Ark-La-Tex area, as far as I’m concerned. Top blues artists from the region appear and, typically, at least one or two stellar, nationally-known acts highlight the two-day, Friday and Saturday event.
This year’s 7th annual event, to be held June 22-23 down in Linden at Music City Texas (both indoors in the theater and outdoors), has one of the top contemporary blues performers lined up. It’s none other than Keb’ Mo’, who has played the T-Bone festival before. I gave his latest album, “The Reflection,” a serious listen a couple days ago and it put me in the right mood to hear some more soulful blues...