The Latest Newsfrom the Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival
Many thanks to all the wonderful musicians and enthusiastic audience members who came out to this year’s festival. We had a great time and hope you did too!
Regretfully, McTell Fest was notified yesterday by folks working for Buckwheat Zydeco that he will be forced to cancel his appearance at the 2016 festival, May 7.
Longtime friend and supporter of McTell Fest, Alex Murawski, has completed this year’s image for the 23rd Annual Blind Willie McTell Festival. The festival date is Saturday May 7, 2016, in Thomson GA.
Tickets for this year’s 22nd Annual Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival are on sale now.
The Activities Council of Thomson is proud to announce the 2015 lineup for the 22nd Annual Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival, Saturday May 9th.
Texas-born, Louisiana-raised pianist/vocalist/songwriter Marcia Ball will headline the Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival in Thomson on Saturday, May 9, 2015.
George Eskola paid a visit to Blind Willie’s grave the day before the festival.