The First Day of Fall Comes to the Land lf the Round Haircut—A Few Sounds of the Season are in order, along with Birthdays-in-Blue for RAYCHARLES, TINYBRADSHAW, TARHEELSLIM, BARBARA and JIGGSALLBUT—voices of the ANGELS of ‘My Boyfriend’s Back’ Infamy, and BEN E. KING.
Harry Waters, Jr – Assistant Professor at Macalester College in Saint Paul inviting us all to The Colored Museum play and Beyond The Colored Museum at Macalester College beginning September 26th and going through October. For further information call 651-696-6359.
Birthdays-in-Blue for the King of the Blues himself—B.B. KING and a pair of Chicago Blues Harmonica Legends—BILLYBOYARNOLD and SNOOKYPRYOR. Nashville Style Birthdays for the Once and Future King of Country Music ROYACUFF and HANKWILLIAMS with any number of Pop and RB Artists taking a stab at Hank’s tunes; also a number of original versions of songs we often think of as being written by Hank but actually penned by others. Additional Birthdays include jazz immortal CANNONBALLADDERLEY, the ever debonair BOBBYSHORT, and a pair of Tenor Saxophone Titans—SILAUSTIN and SAMBUTERA, Louis Prima’s longtime partner in musical mayhem.