An exciting event showcasing talent under 30 lit up downtown Saint Louis on Sunday night. Soul soaked stylings of The Mojo Roots and the Americana delta blues of The Thin Dimes were just some of the spectacular acts!
In staunch defiance of the familiar actors-turned-bad-musicians stereotype, there was a distinct magic in Hugh Laurie and The Copper Bottom Band's live set that evokes the rousing ghosts of a New Orleans vaudeville act.
When it comes to Mississippi-born bluesmen who plied their trade in Chicago when blues was still king, there aren't many left in 2013. "If you didn't have a good time tonight it's your own damn fault!"