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February 3, 2010

Calgary Blues Festival Takes Chill Off Winter

Written by
cindy mcleod

blues music festival, Canada

Calgary Blues Music Association

Calgary Midwinter Bluesfest
Feb 22-27

Festival Features Full Week of Blues Events

Calgary Blues Music Association gears up for its 3rd annual Midwinter Bluesfest, slated to run Feb. 22-27 with a host of events.

Starring Sonny Landreth, Alvin Youngblood Hart, Carson Downey Band, Keith Hallett Band, Tim Williams, and Hills & Lemelin, the week long festival features dance parties, acoustic and electric concerts, and workshops such as the Singing the Blues Vocal Camp.

The annual CBMA Blues Hall of Fame Awards ceremony takes place on Wednesday, Feb. 24 at the Shamrock Hotel. Blues lovers are invited to participate in an online vote to select winning artists in each category. click here to cast your votes

for more info visit www.calgarybluesfest.com

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