Tuesday, May 25, 2010

A Spectacular Silver Spring Blues Festival!

The Silver Spring Blues Festival 2010 was spectacular!

The Silver Spring Town Center, Inc. wishes to express its appreciation to the hundreds and hundreds of fans who attended the 2010 Silver Spring Blues Festival at Downtown Silver Spring.

Concert-goers were treated to high-energy performances by the legendary “Nighthawks,” Silver Spring’s favorite son, Jonny Grave, Choo Choo Charlie Williams and Baltimore Red Jones, the Andy Poxon Band, the DC Blues Society Band, the Daryl Davis Band featuring Ida Campbell, and Mary Shaver and the Smokin’ Polecats featuring Pete Ragusa.

At the Festival’s end, blues fans witnessed an incredible jam session featuring the Nighthawks, Mary Shaver, Clarence “The Bluesman” Turner, Andy Poxon, and Sam’i Nuridden of the DC Blues Society Band.

The Silver Spring Blues Festival was sponsored by the Silver Spring Town Center, Inc., the DC Blues Society, Downtown Silver Spring, RCN, Lee Development Group, Southern Management Corporation, the Silver Spring Voice, Dale Music, WPFW-FM and the Silver Spring Regional Center. The Festival was videotaped by Montgomery Community Television, Inc.

Many thanks to all who supported the Silver Spring Blues Festival at Downtown Silver Spring!

1 comment:

dccampfin said...

I couldn't agree more (even with the rain that was finally banished toward the end). And that jamming session at the end was worth it in itself! Thanks to everyone responsible for bringing this again to our community.