Tag Archives: Blues

Acclaimed Blues-Rock Guitarist, Vocalist Mike Zito Continues ‘First Class Life’ Tour With Stop in Memphis

2018 BMA “Blues Rock Artist of the Year” Mike Zito brings the “First Class Life” Tour, in support of his recently-released Ruf Records album of the same name, to Memphis on December 10th with a a performance at the Memphis VFW. Doors will open at 6 p.m. Year-end honors for First Class Life include a […]

Lil’ Memphis Blues Society Bringing Mike Zito Back for August 13th Concert

Award-wining blues musician Mike Zito is returning to Memphis. The Lil’ Memphis Blues Society has booked a return show for Zito, who is no stranger to local music fans. He’ll be playing Sunday, August 13th from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Kiddoo’s Red Barn, north of Memphis. “Make Blues not War,”, Zito’s latest […]

Mike Zito ‘Keeps Coming Back’ to li’l Memphis

The blues music legend will be on stage at the Memphis V.F.W. on December 13th to help debut his new album, Keep Coming Back.   Keep Coming Back is the title of the latest release by blues star Mike Zito. It’s only fitting that the legend will be returning to Memphis, MO as part of […]

Mike Zito & The Wheel Returning to Lil’ Memphis

As he embarks on a new route in his storied musical career, award-winning blues musician Mike Zito will be returning to a familiar audience. When Mike Zito & The Wheel takes the stage at the Wallace W. Gillespie Memorial Post #4958 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars on October 14th it will mark his fourth […]

Trampled Under Foot to Perform at Memphis V.F.W.

Producers are hoping local music enthusiasts will swarm to the Memphis V.F.W. on Sunday afternoon for a blues music concert without any issues of the top band’s namesake. Kansas City band Trampled Under Foot will take the stage at 6 p.m. on Sunday, March 23rd. Tickets are on sale for the concert for $10, or […]

Missouri Weather

What weather we have here in Missouri!  Just when you think spring is here, here comes wind, wind, wind, and rain, and a little sleet. We have had a week of different temps, and weather.  I think here at the trails we have received around 2.00 inches of rain.  It sure helps the grass green […]

BMA Best New Artist Debut Winner Samantha Fish to Open at Memphis Concert

While the official name is Lil’ Memphis Blues Society, there ain’t nothing little about the organization’s June 10th show set to pack the Memphis city square. Diminutive adjectives went out the door as soon as the show’s itinerary was announced last month. No way a concert that will feature a Blues Music Award winner as […]

Lil’ Memphis Blues Society Bringing Big Named Acts to Town June 10th

While its counterpart in Tennessee has made the name famous and become known for its Blues music and its barbecue, for at least one day in June Memphis, Missouri will try to live up to its much larger sister’s reputation for top music and food. The Lil’ Memphis Blues Society has planned a huge concert […]