Saturday July 13 :
Ryles Jazz Club
Boston's DIANE BLUE is a soul-stirring 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 and energetic delivery, serving up her own spin on soul, blues
and R&B. She 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. In addition to performing with Mr. Wali Ali,
Diane 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),
Toni Lynn Washington (Boston's Queen of the Blues) and Irma Thomas (the Soul
Queen of New Orleans), among others. Ms. Blue tours in the U.S. and abroad
as a featured performer.
Join us for an evening of True Classic Soul, Blues and R&B.
dinner : 5:00 pm
show : 9:00pm
genre : soul-blues-r&b
venue : mainstage