Jason, Samantha, Santini

Longtime local favorite “Baby Jason” Davis returns to Lincoln for two performances this weekend as part of Earl & Them fronted by Earl Cate. Guitarist Davis is best known to local audiences for his extremely popular, long-running, regionally-touring blues trio Baby Jason & The Spankers. Davis relocated to Arkansas over a decade ago and continued to perform with the late Larry Boehmer’s...

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Playing With Fire

Playing With Fire celebrates its 10th Anniversary with shows Friday and Saturday at the Lewis & Clark Landing on Omaha’s riverfront. Friday, July 12, the headliner is Grammy nominee Robert Randolph & The Family Band. Randolph was named one of the “100 Greatest Guitarists” by Rolling Stone. Randolph was also featured in April 2013 as one of the guitarists in Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar...

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Zoo 40th & Jon Dee

Lincoln’s historic Zoo Bar celebrates its 40th Anniversary all week, with music in the club and outside. Wednesday night soulful harmonica man, vocalist, songwriter and bandleader James Harman makes his return with sizzling Southern California band The 44s backing him. It’ll be a powerhouse night of spirited, irresistibly danceable blues. Also playing Wednesday are John Nemeth Band and the Sean...

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<p>  Austin's Bonnie Whitmore appears at Barley Street Tavern Sunday, June 30, 6 p.m.</p>James, Bonnie & Zoo 40th

Acclaimed Austin singer-songwriter-guitarist James McMurtry and his band play a Sunday Roadhouse and 1% co-production at Waiting Room Tuesday, July 2, 8 p.m. McMurtry’s tautly crafted songs are stories of people on the edge. Pitch.com observed, “Pissy and poetic, wry but scowling…rewarding rock-and-roll storytelling, a James McMurtry show promises soul and insight rare in a rock club.” The...

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<p>  Reverend Raven & The Chain Smokin' Altar Boys rev up their Chicago boogie & blues at The 21st Saloon Thursday, June 20.</p>Summer Grooves

Matt Whipkey is a notable player on the local rock scene with the ability to move into roots-rock and twang equally well. He also gets beyond the studio into strong companions to his musical visions like making Super 8 films, cool videos and creative original packaging. Now he goes vinyl. Earlier this year he launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund a passionate and ambitious double-vinyl...

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<p>  Blues Music Award nominee Hadden Sayers brings his Texas blues-rock to Lincoln's Zoo Bar Wednesday, July 19, 6-9 p.m.</p>Club Treats, Duke & Hadden

The outdoor music scene is ramping up, but there are still plenty of great blues acts coming to our local clubs.
The 21st Saloon Thursday 5:30 p.m. matinees continue all summer. The Laurie Morvan Band is up Thursday, June 13. Morvan’s blues-rock guitar slinging has been featured in Blues Revue magazine and in
2010 she received the Blues Foundation Award for Best Self-Produced CD, given in...

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