18th Annual Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival will be held May 21, 2011

Today, the Activities Council of Thomson announced the lineup for the 18th Annual Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival, to be held on Sat., May 21, 2011. The annual one-day fest, voted by Southeastern Tourism writers as one of the top small cultural events in the Southeast, will be held at the regular festival site, on Stagecoach Road, 300 yards off Washington Highway, north of Thomson, Ga.

Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue to Headline

Verve recording artist Troy ‘Trombone Shorty’ Andrews will headline at the 18th Annual Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival on Sat. May 21, 2010. Trombone Shorty is a rare artist who can draw both the unqualified respect of jazz legends and deliver a...