Big Muddy Blues Festival, St. Louis’ largest and longest-running Blues-focused music event, is back for its 15th year at Laclede’s Landing in downtown St. Louis this Labor Day weekend (Saturday, Sept. 4 and Sunday, Sept. 5, noon to 11pm each day) We’re really excited about this year’s list of performers, as it includes some of the most well-known and talented local and national Blues musicians. The main stage performers include (so far):
- Moreland & Arbuckle
- Nick Curran and the Lowlifes
- Roland Johnson & the Voodoo Blues Band
- Eric “Guitar” Davis
- Kim Massie: A Tribute to Women in Soul, featuring the music of Etta James, Aretha Franklin and others
- Magic Slim & the Teardrops
- Freedom, the United States Navy’s traveling Blues band
Over 30 bands will be performing at this year’s Big Muddy Blues Festival on Laclede’s Landing. We will soon be announcing the full list and exact times for all sets. Continue watching this blog and the Laclede’s Landing event page for updates, details, a few surprises, and interviews with some of this year’s performers.
Big Muddy Blues Festival is held annually at Laclede’s Landing, St. Louis’ oldest district and only riverfront entertainment and dining district. “The Landing,” as it’s known locally is located just north of the Gateway Arch and east of the Edeward Jones Dome. Parking is available and visitors can also arrive via the Arch-Laclede’s Landing Metrolink stop. For questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org (preferred) or call (314) 241.5875.