Second annual Bradenton Blues Festival announces lineup


Second annual Bradenton Blues Festival announces lineup

The 2013 Bradenton Blues Festival returns to downtown Bradenton's Riverwalk on Dec. 7.

The lineup includes acclaimed young vocalist Shemekia Copeland, Eddie Shaw & the Wolfgang, musical siblings Danielle, Kris and Nick Schnebelen of Trampled Under Foot; guitarist, singer and songwriter Anthony Gomes; rising blues star John Nemeth; Mississippi soul-blues man Johnny Rawls; the Doug Deming and the Jewel Tones with Dennis Gruenling band; and rising blues star, Albert Castiglia.

Tickets, which go on sale Thursda, are $30 in advance; $40 at the gate; $25 per person for groups of 10 or more; $20 for students; and $10 for children, ages 5-12. Children age 4 and younger will be admitted free.

For more information or to buy tickets, visit

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