I saw Bonnie Raitt a few weeks ago at Summerfest in Milwaukee WI. Tickets for her shows can run $75 so when I saw she was scheduled at one of the “free” stages, I wasn’t going to miss it – even though it was a damp, cold night! 58 more words
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Last week’s Roskilde Festival is still a bit on my mind – for two reasons today.
The first is that I brought a cold home from the weekend on “the field where the music grows” as I somewhat lyrically named it in one of my Facebook updates. 450 more words
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Wednesday evening featured some soulful blues, highlighted by great performances by the Brothers Landreth and Bonnie Raitt. Raitt performed her hit “Let’s give them something to talk about”, but she was more powerful on many blues/soul standards, where her vocals and slide guitar scorched the night. 242 more words