Matt Tedder tonight on Mando Blues!

Posted: April 16, 2014 by mandoblues in Uncategorized

Matt Tedder debuts his new band on the Mando Blues show tonight. We kick it off with a tribute to Les and Gail Kerr may she rest in peace. tune in at 10PM CST on www.radiofreenashville.org, the TuneIn app or 107.1FM.

May 3rd! Kimbro’s! Good Times!

Posted: April 16, 2014 by mandoblues in Uncategorized

Keeping our toes in the dirt while we reach out to the fringes. Join us for a night of Mando Blues starring Amanda Broadway, The Static Trees and Ray Cashman. Showtime at 7PM. Come out and join us Saturday, May 3rd for a fun night of music and good times! Showtime at 7Pm Sharp

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Tonight we will rebroadcast the Blackfoot Gypsies Mando Blues show from July of last year.  The guys put on a terrific show at our Birthday Bash so we decided to revisit the fun.  Tune in at 10PM CST at 107.1FM or http://www.radiofreenashville.org. Good Times!

Image  —  Posted: March 5, 2014 by mandoblues in Blues News

NASHVILLE FRINGE FESTIVAL PRESENTS THE MANDO BLUES AND SOULSHINE PIZZA BIRTHDAY BASH ON SATURDAY, MARCH 8, 2014

Show location: Soulshine Pizza Factory, 1907 Division St., Nashville, from Noon to Midnight, 11AM Doors.

NASHVILLE, TN — The Nashville Fringe Festival presents the Mando Blues and and Soulshine Pizza Birthday Bash featuring 16 Blues, Roots and Soul acts on two stages at the Soulshine Pizza factory in midtown Nashville, TN. The event will feature 16 Blues, Roots and Blues Rack acts including Charles “Wigg” Walker, Etta Britt (from Delbert McClinton), Kenny Olson (from Kid Rock), Supe and the Sandwiches (from Ozark Mountain Daredevils), Blackfoot Gypsies, Jake Leg Stompers, Skinny Buddha, Lynn Taylor and the Barflies, Amanda Broadway, Amy Hart, Night Owl (Harrison Whitford & Daniel Donato), Kim Logan, John D’Amato, Mississippi Millie, Matt Tedder (IBC Finalist) and Corey Mac.

The show is part of Mando Blues and Fringe Festivals’ ongoing efforts to support all forms of blues and to expose a new generation of blues artists and music to new fans. In this case, the bands on the bill are a of mix traditional blues roots with more modern Blues styles.

Mando Blues is a radio show showcasing the Blues with live guest performances, interviews and deep cuts from every period & sub-genre of the Blues. Recorded at the Omega Lab, a one-of-a-kind 5.1 surround sound studio built on a hill in the woods Pasquo, TN (West Nashville). This is the Four year anniversary of the start of the project. In that time over 200 acts, over 600 musicians, from over 25 states and 6 countries have appeared on the show.

Soulshine Pizza Factory in Nashville is celebrating their 1 year anniversary. A hometown favorite in Oxford and Jackson, Miss., taking over the Hollywood Disco space on Division, near Losers Bar and behind Chuy’s. Voted best pizza in Mississippi five years in a row, Soulshine has taken Nashville by storm. Founder Chris Sartin, an avid Allman Brothers fan, named his place after an Allman Brothers song.

This event is sponsored by the following businesses: Nashville Fringe Festival, Lagunitas, Coors Light, Omega Lab, Bettie Page Clothing, Phlox and Hippie Radio 94.5FM.

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IBC’s deliver a wealth of talent once again!

Posted: January 26, 2014 by mandoblues in Blues News

After 72 hours in Memphis during the 2014 International Blues Challenge and man what a ride. So many great new bands are working hard to make it in the world of blues. My faves (in oder of when i first heard them) for the week were:

Matt Tedder
Mr. Sipp
Gracie Curran
Jeff Jensen
The electric rev bratcher
Tommy Z
Chris Carothers
Low society
Niece
Ori Naphtali
Brooke thomas and the Blue Suns
Candye Kane
In laymans terms

Look for music from these artists to appear on upcoming Mando shows and appearing on events.