New Lineup

We’ve been working hard the last few days to make the best lineup decisions we can make, after Los Lobos cancelled. To that end, our closer will be Jaimoe’s Jasssz Band this year, preceeded by St. Paul and the Broken Bones. Frankly the buzz around Jaimoe...

Lineup Change

For Immediate Release – Los Lobos Cancellation Today, the Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival announces a lineup change for this year’s event, scheduled for Saturday, May 10, 2014, in Thomson, GA. Los Lobos, the renowned roots rock band from Los Angeles,...

Giant Stella Guitars

Three artfully-painted, 7-foot guitars are currently located along Main Street. These guitars are replicas of the Stella guitar that Blind Willie McTell was known to play.    WJBF-TV ABC 6 Augusta-Aiken News, Weather,...

Tickets Go On Sale March 5

Advance tickets can be purchased online at tixonline.com or by calling (803) 278-4849. Advanced tickets are $30. (Fees apply.) Tickets at the gate are $40. Children 12 and under get in free. The Festival is “Rain or...

Line-Up Change

We regret that Eric Lindell and his band the Sunliners will not be at the festival. Eric has some health issues and cannot travel. That is bad news and we wish him well….perhaps another year. THE GOOD NEWS….Anson Funderburgh and the Rockets are the...