Taiwan Music Festival: Blues Bash 3

Here is a message from one of the great festivals in Taiwan, the Blues Bash. Now in its third year, you can expect a lot of diverse blues music from international talents. Here is a message from the Blues Society On Taiwan:

Blues Bash is just around the corner!

This year, the Bash will be on the weekend of November 17th and 18th. Once more, the Bash will be held at the Dream Community in Shijhih.
We’ve got a great international line-up scheduled:
  1. Mitch Woods –Blues Music Award nominee & internationally acclaimed boogie-woogie piano player
  2. Shun Kikuta – recording artist and guitarist for Blues legends, Koko Taylor and James Cotton
  3. Ben Hernandez & Nathan James – 2007 International Blues Challenge (IBC) Winners and recording artists
  4. Ken ‘the Snowman’ Minahan – Award winning guitarist and IBC winner
  5. Tommy Chung – Slide guitar master and recording artist from Hong Kong
  6. Fumi Wataribe & Naoto – of the Japanese acoustic blues band Karamatsu Gakudan
  7. The Burning Sensations Blues from America’s Heartland
There will also be locally-based Blues talent performing including the following:

  1. BoPoMoFo2007 IBC semi-finalists
  2. Black Sheep – Blues trio lead by Taiwan aborigine, Stevie Ray
  3. David Chen & the Muddy Basin Ramblers – down-home, good-timey jug band music

That’s a whole bucket full of Blues of all styles and hues. For more information, go to our web site www.bsot-bluesbash.com
We’re looking for volunteers to help us out with some tasks both before and during the event. If you’d like to be a part of this Blues Party, get in touch with me, DC Rapier.
Also, if you are part of a company or organization that would like be a sponsor (financial, logistical, raffle prize donation, etc) please contact me.
Blues on,
DC Rapier

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