Jealous Haters Since 1998!
Home | News | Reviews | Day In Rock | RockNewsWire | Singled Out | Tour Dates/Tix | Feeds

Sites & Sounds: Blackout Festival- Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival and More

05/03/2012
.
antiMusic's travel editor Kevin Wierzbicki once again tells us about rockin' places to visit this month including The Blackout Festival, the Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival, Soul Beach in Aruba and the Revival Festival.

The Blackout Festival, Chicago
Hozac Records once again presents the Blackout Festival, this time out at Chicago nightclub The Empty Bottle. Bands scheduled to appear on Friday, May 18 will be Davila 666, Spider Fever, Rayon Beach, Screaming Yellow Zonkers and Cozy while performers on May 19 include Fungi Girls, Teledrome, White Mystery and the legendary Redd Kross. Bare Mutants, Estrogen Highs and Roky Erickson wrap up the festival on Sunday, May 20. www.emptybottle.com

The Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival, Thomson, Georgia
Blind Willie McTell was born in Thomson, Georgia and the small city honors the late bluesman with the Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival every spring. This year's 19th anniversary edition of the festival features headliners Delbert McClinton, James Cotton, Guy Davis and Randall Bramblett along with support acts the Geoff Achison Band, Cory Chisel and the Wandering Sons and Mama Says. There'll be lots of Southern and Cajun food available for sale too; all the fun happens on Saturday, May 19. www.exploremcduffiecounty.com

The Soul Beach Music Festival, Aruba
The Caribbean island of Aruba uses the tourism slogan One Happy Island and you can bet residents and visitors alike will be extra happy during the Soul Beach Music Festival, taking place May 23 - 28. Beach parties, nightclub festivities and live concerts highlight all six nights of the festival but the biggest shows are on May 26 when LL Cool J and Ledisi perform and on May 27 when R. Kelly and Melanie Fiona are scheduled. For ticket info visit www.soulbeach.net and to plan your trip to Aruba click over to www.aruba.com

The Revival Festival, Austin
Billed as Austin's premiere rockabilly and Americana festival, the Revival Festival takes place Saturday, May 26 and will be headlined by Reverend Horton Heat. Also set to appear are the Nekromantix, Lee Rocker, Three Bad Jacks, Psycho Devilles, The Smites (a tribute to the Smiths), Rosie Flores, Holy Moly!, Johnny Hootrock and the Hot Rod Hillbillies. The Memorial weekend blast takes place at 7th Street and Trinity in the heart of downtown Austin. www.revivalfest.com

Kevin Wierzbicki Tour Dates/Tickets

Kevin Wierzbicki CDs, DVDs and MP3s

Kevin Wierzbicki T-shirts and Posters

Kevin Wierzbicki CDs, vinyl and rarities

Share this article on Twitter



Share this article


antiMUSIC News featured on RockNews.info and Yahoo News

.


...end




.
News Reports
.
Day in Rock:
Slipknot Streaming New Album In Full- Why Velvet Revolver Passed On Corey Taylor- Led Zeppelin Lose 1st Battle In Stairway To Heaven Fight- Fleetwood Mac Plan New Album- more

Day in Pop U2's Bono Has Eye Disease- Migos Star Jumps Off Stage and Punches Fan- Iggy Azalea Responds to Divorce Claims- Taylor Swift Hosts Secret Fan Events- 16 Die At K-Pop Concert- more

B-Sides: Video Of Pearl Jam's Live Debut Of New Song Goes Online- Chickenfoot Reunite At Sammy Hagar Birthday Bash- Lost Paul McCartney & Wings TV Ad Goes Online- more

 Subscribe To Day in Rock

.
 
Reviews
.

Riot V - Unleash the Fire

Mayhem - Esoteric Warfare

Classics: Virgin Steele - Invictus

Manilow - Cease and Desist

Striker - City of Gold

Ali Campbell (UB40) - Silhouette

Hank 3 Live

5 Star: Ozzy Osbourne - Memoirs of a Madman

Excel - Split Image

Sister Hazel - 20 Stages

Portrait - Crossroads

Elvenking - The Pagan Manifesto

Bryan Adams - Tracks of My Years

MorleyView: St. Madness

Virgin Steele - The Marriage of Heaven and Hell - Part One

Evergrey - Hymns for the Broken

On The Record: The Turtles- Skylar Gudasz

Quick Flicks: David Bowie is


.
.
.

Search for Tickets

Or Browse For Tickets

.
.
Today's Rock News
.

Slipknot Streaming New Album In Full

Why Velvet Revolver Passed On Corey Taylor

Led Zeppelin Lose 1st Battle In Stairway To Heaven Fight

Fleetwood Mac Plan New Album

Queensryche Frontman Suffers Personal Tragedy

Black Widow's Clive Beer-Jones Dead At 65

Primus Add 'Golden Tickets' Hunt To Wonka Album Launch

Paul Stanley Explains Why KISS Replacements Wear Same Makeup

Aerosmith's Joey Kramer Addresses Recent Health Scare

Pink Floyd's David Gilmour Pays Tribute To Rick Wright

Ozzy Osbourne Reveals Timetable For New Solo Album

Ian Denies Anthrax Rift With Belladonna

Supertramp Expanding Crime Of The Century For 40th Anniversary

KK Downing Felt Judas Priest Lost Their Spark

Metallica Made Big Impression On Volbeat Frontman

Obsidian Kingdom Streaming Debut Album Online

Paul Allender Explains Exit From Cradle Of Filth

Porcupine Tree Offshoot Burnt Belief Streaming New Album Online

I AM I Enter New Era With New Lineup

Hammerfall Reinvigorated With Latest Album


Subscribe to Day in Rock Report by Email

.
.
Today's Pop News
.

U2's Bono Has Eye Disease

Migos Star Jumps Off Stage and Punches Fan

Iggy Azalea Responds to Divorce Claims

Taylor Swift Hosts Secret Fan Events

16 People Die At K-Pop Concert

Munford & Sons Working On New Album

Trace Adkins Launching Christmas Tour and DVD

Fat Joe and Jennifer Lopez Release 'Stressin' Video

Lupe Fiasco Reveals First Track From New Mixtape

Rich Gang Release 'Freestyle' Video

Hank Williams Biopic Cast Revealed

Gucci Mane Streaming New Album Trap God 3

Dillon Francis Remixes Deadmau5's 'Some Chords'

Little Big Town Releasing New Album, Pain Killer, This Week

Tanya Tucker Exhibit Coming To Country Music Hall of Fame

Pharrell Producing Snoop Dogg's New Album

Film Rights For Steamy Harry Styles Fan Fiction Sold To Paramount

Jason Aldean's New Album Almost Had A Different Title

.
.
Latest B-Sides News
.


Video Of Pearl Jam's Live Debut Of New Song Goes Online

Chickenfoot Reunite At Sammy Hagar Birthday Bash

Lost Paul McCartney & Wings TV Ad Goes Online

Fall Out Boy Recruit Rick Ross For New Video

Alice Cooper Releases Live Poison Video

Down N Outz Release Pop-Up Video For One Of The Boys

Halestorm Fans Tattoo Devotion Surreal For Frontwoman

Sting Presents 'Stingtones' On Fallon

Amplifier Release The Meaning Of If Lyric Video

Leprous Release Pre-Tour Video

Gotthard Release C'est La Vie Video

Singled Out: Jacob Hungsberg's Foolish Things

More News

.
 
anti Worthy Links
.
AudioNationRadio.com The Screen Door A Journal of Musical Things Lloyd Zeffler blog Demolish Mag Nightwatcher's House of Rock CJ Chilvers Deja Voodoo The 1st Five thecopycat.biz Hard Rock Memorabilia Day in Rock @twitter

.
  .
.

Click Here to Buy T-Shirts!
Click Here to Buy T-Shirts!



 

Tell a Friend about this page - Contact Us - Privacy - antiMusic Email - Why we are antiMusic

Copyright© 1998 - 2014 Iconoclast Entertainment Group All rights reserved. antiMusic works on a free link policy for reprinting of our original articles, click here for details. Please click here for legal restrictions and terms of use applicable to this site. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.