We are excited that the 6th annual Women in Blues Showcase is almost here! May 19th at Cypress & Grove Join us in celebrating the Blues and the important role female performers have played, do play, and will play in keeping the music vibrant. You do NOT want to miss this!

This year’s performers are:

Melanie Murray (Gainesville, FL)

Nora Gauck (Keystone Heights, FL)

Amanda Ferwerda (Gainesville, FL)

Barbara Paul Armbrecht (Gainesville, FL)
Michelle Banfield (Gainesville, FL)
Tullie Brae (Nashville, TN)
Doris A. Fields (Beckley, WV)
Bridget Kelly (Gainesville, FL)
Niecie  (Detroit, MI/Nashville, TN)
Patti Parks (Buffalo, NY)

Brigitte Purdy (Los Angeles, CA)

Deb Ryder (Topanga, CA)

Queen Iretta Sanders (Jackson, MS)
Sheba the Mississippi Queen (Ocala, FL)
Pam Taylor (Lancaster, SC)

Ruth Wyand (Kill Devil Hills, NC)


House Band:

Christine Alexander (Pensacola, FL), drums

Leigh-Anne Stanton (Ottawa, ON), bass

Pam Taylor (Lancaster, SC), guitar

The event will run from 2 to 7 pm. Advance admission available at https://ncfblues.org/women-in-blues/


Image: Host band members Christine Alexander, Pam Taylor , and Leigh-Anne Stanton.