Nobody's gonna be blue at June 10th's State Street Blues Stroll in Media...
Show up and get your crazy, town-wide hug of serious Blues music by top regional and local performers!  WXPN and the Media Business Authority have announced that Ruthie Foster (above) will headline the event at the Media Theatre.

From 6pm to 1am, State Street restaurants will whip up sizzling creations while performers dazzle music fans with powerful 4/4 rhythms, flatted thirds & sevenths, and bluesy, yearning lyrics. parking at all meters!

So come and experience a full round of Blues as performed by talented artists at 23 indoor venues and two outdoor stages.

Headliner Ruthie Foster is a Texas singer/songwriter who mixes a wide palette of American Song forms.
Nominated for the Grammy Award for Best Blues Album three times in a row, she's won seven Blues Music Awards, three Austin Music Awards, and Living Blues Critic’s Award for Best Female Artist. Described by Rolling Stone as “Pure magic to watch and hear;” her new CD Joy Comes Back was just released in March: “Some Blues, some Folk, some Soul, some Rock, and some Gospel.”

See Ruthie @ Media Theatre Main Stage (8:15-10)

See Philly Gumbo at the Shere-E-Punjab Restaurant

More Blues Stroll All-Stars:
• Lonnie Shields Band @ Azie (10-1)
• Steve Guyger & The Excellos @ Ariano (10-1:15)
• Philly Gumbo @ Shere-E-Punjab (9:30-1:15)
• Papa Sez (formerly The All Stars) @ Sligo (9:30-1:15)
• Deb Callahan Band @ FMFCU/Coffee Beanery*(7:30-8:30) (9:30-10:30) All-Ages Show
• Blues Brothers & A Sister @ John’s Grille (8-12:15)
• Don Evans Band @ Joclyn’s (9:30-1:15)
• Judy Sings the Blues @ Stephen’s on State (9-1)
• Andrea Carlson w/L. McKenna & K. MacConnell @ Margaret Kuo’s (8:30-11:30)
• Sister Blue Band @ Quotations (9:30-1:15)
 Lisa Chavous will perform at the Sterling Pig Brewery
• Lisa Chavous Duo @ Sterling Pig Brewery (10-12)
• Stevie & The Bluescasters @ Spasso (10-12)
•Norman Taylor @ Diego’s (9:30-1:15)/@ Desert Rose* (6:15-9) Dinner Seating Only
• Matt’s Blues @ LaBelle Epoque (10-12)
• Frank Velardo @ Table 11* (7:30-10:15)
• TBA @ Pairings (8-11:40) [smoking venue]
• Johnny Never @ Lotus* (6-9) Dinner Seating Only
• Ben Tinsley & Dimitri Papadopoulos @ Double Decker Pizza* (5:30-7)(9-10:30)
• Randy Barnett @ Temaki* (7-10) Dinner Seating Only
• Mississippi Ted Jordan @ House* (6-9) Dinner Seating Only
• Rodney Bradley & Friends Choir @ Veterans’ Square Stage* (7-11)
• Sister Blue Duo @ Rafferty Subaru/Veteran's Square Stage  (7:15 to 8)
• Fred Miller Band, Blues Pharaohs, Mack & Hooligans and more… @ 7 Stones CafĂ© Plum St. Mall Stage* (6-11)

 * All-Ages Stages
 ** Dinner Seating Only, All-Ages
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State Street, Media, PA
This is a Rain or Shine Event
With FREE PARKING at all meters!
Call 610-566-5039 or 610-633-3806 for more information
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