The North Central Florida Blues Society is excited to announce that 21 Blue featuring Longineu Parsons and Ted Shumate has reached the Finals of the International Blues Challenge’s Self-Produced CD competition. Their CD Live From Heartwood is in the final five CDs from Blues bands from all over the world.

This is the first time a participant representing the North Central Florida Blues Society has reached the finals, and we are proud, as well as happy for the members of 21 Blue for this prestigious honor.