KSDK – Show Me St. Louis – Women of the Blues – Feature Interview

http://www.ksdk.com/entertainment/television/show-me-st-louis/womens-musical-history-on-display-at-the-national-blues-museum/394968907

Belleville News-Democrat – BND Magazine – Women of the Blues

http://www.bnd.com/living/magazine/article125615409.html

Women of the Blues at BB’s Jazz, Blues and Soups

“Women of the Blues” Kickoff Concert
Friday, January 6th
BBs Jazz, Blues and Soups – 8PM

http://bbsjazzbluessoups.com/


Anne Harris, Laura Green, Holle Thee Maxwell,
Deitra Farr, Markey Blue, Nel
le Tiger Travis,
Renee Smith and Special Guests

BB’s Jazz, Blues and Soups
700 South Broadway
St. Louis, Missouri 63102
(314) 436-5222

Curator’s Talk, “Women of the Blues” exhibition, with Lynn Orman Weiss

Curator’s Talk, “Women of the Blues” exhibition, with Lynn Orman Weiss, producer/curator/journalist.

Lumiere Place Legends Room
Saturday, January 7, 2017 – 12PM-1PM
FREE and open to the public
(if you would like to visit the museum after the Curator’s Talk, there will be a discount on admission)

The panel will also feature: Amanda Gresham, producer, radio host, photographer Anne Harris, blues performer, actress Deitra Farr, blues performer, Living Blues Magazine columnist

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

http://www.stltoday.com/entertainment/music/kevin-johnson/new-exhibit-showcases-amazing-women-who-embody-the-blues/article_34e09fc0-8461-5457-a4a9-120fc293e101.html


Chicago Music Magazine

http://www.chicagomusicmagazine.com/news/women-of-the-blues-a-coast-to-coast-collection-at-the-new-national-blues-museum-in-st-louis/

National Blues Museum – Women of the Blues – Featured Exhibit

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The Women of the Blues: A Coast to Coast Collection will be the featured exhibit on display January 7, 2017 through March 31, 2017 at the National Blues Museum, 615 Washington Ave, St Louis. The museum is an ideal location for the appreciation and education of true blues lovers. Additional photos have been added to fill the wall space of the exhibit including some wonderful images by Co-Sponsor Amanda Gresham. Thanks also to Co-Sponsor Barbara Hammerman.

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University of Chicago Medical Center – Women of the Blues Exhibit

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October 3, 2016 thru December 12th, 2016 the Women of the Blues: A Coast to Coast Collection is on display at the University of Chicago Medical Center, 5840 S. Maryland Avenue Sky Bridge between the Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine (DCAM) and Parking Lot A garage. The exhibit is on the walls of the Sky Bridge walkway on Level 2, on display for visitors and staff to view, enjoy and be educated.

A big opening reception

Over 450 people attended the Chicago Blues Festival Kickoff reception on Wednesday, June 8, at the Firecat Projects gallery.

Here are some pictures…

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Book signing and media reception

Rosalind Cummings-Yeates

Exploring Chicago Blues: Inside The Scene Past and Present, by Rosalind Cummings-Yeates.

A must-have for all blues lovers! 

Get a chance to meet the author, Rosalind Cummings-Yeates.

Book signing and media reception on Monday, June 13, from 7 to 9 PM
at Firecat Projects gallery, 2124 N Damen Ave, Chicago.

Chicago BluesExploring Chicago Blues: Inside The Scene Past and Present guides readers through the rich history of Chicago blues, highlighting important figures including Memphis Minnie and Big Bill Broonzy, who helped create the electric sound that evolved from Mississippi Delta blues. The book also examines the current Chicago blues scene and the places and players not to miss.

 

 

 

Also meet Laura Carbone, one of the photographers featured at the “Women of the Blues: A Coast-to-Coast Collection” exhibit.