Singer Betty Fox headlines 'Countdown to the Blues' in Bradenton

September 13, 2012 

Bradenton Blues Festival organizer Realize Bradenton and festival sponsor Sarasota Guitar Company continue the "Countdown to the Blues" free concert series with a performance by Tampa Bay-based singer Betty Fox on Sunday.

"Events like 'Countdown to the Blues' are helping build the buzz for the December 1 Bradenton Blues Festival," said Realize Bradenton Executive Director Johnette Isham, in a statement.

"We can't wait to see Betty Fox perform. She joins a fantastic lineup of artists who have lent their talents and perspectives to the festival."

Part concert and part seminar, the "Countdown to the Blues" events are designed to educate the community about the many aspects of the genre while offering up a taste of what the local blues scene has to offer.

Details: 5-7 p.m. Sept. 16, Sarasota Guitar Company, 2111 Cortez Road W., Bradenton. Tickets: Free. Information: 941-896-9741 or www.sarasotaguitarcompany.com. .

--Wade Tatangelo

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