Saturday February 02 :
Ryles Jazz Club
Diane Blue & Friends, featuring Sax Gordon
A local favorite, Boston's DIANE BLUE
has the "whole package" -- she
is a strong vocalist, skillful harmonica player and a crowd-pleasing entertainer.
Voted "Outstanding Female Singer" in
The Blues Audience 2011 Readers' Poll, Ms. Blue is a soulful and sassy
performer with a strong, confident attack and energetic delivery, serving up
her own spin on soul, blues and R&B. Ms. Blue won the 2010
Massachusetts Blues Challenge, earning the honor of competing at the
2011 International Blues Challenge in Memphis, Tennessee. She was nominated
"Best Blues/R&B Act" and
"Best Female Vocalist in 2007 by the Providence
Phoenix and also nominated "Best Local Blues Act" by Motif
Magazine in 2007.
Ms. Diane Blue has played harmonica and/or sung with guitarist
extraordinaire, Ronnie Earl, as well as international performers Luther Guitar
Jr. Johnson (former sideman for Muddy Waters), Big Jack Johnson (of Clarksdale,
Mississippi) and Irma Thomas (the Soul Queen of New Orleans).
dinner : 5:00 pm
show : 9:00pm
genre : blues
venue : mainstage