August 22, 2015

The 2 Left Feet Blues Festival On The Airwaves

Want to know more about the Festival? Or How it started? Or Maybe the latest updates. Well, here you go! Saturday August 22nd, 11AM  Metrocast Public TV Channel 24’s Website Tom Deegan and Steve Balkun Sunday August 23rd 8PM: Madhouse TV Website Monday August 31st 4PM: Empowering Women Website Wednesday Sept.2nd 10AM: Internet Radio ICVR…

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August 22, 2015

The Balkun Brothers

One of the biggest bands to emerge from the Connecticut Blues scene in the past five years, is without a doubt, The Balkun Brothers. They have won The Ct Blues Challenge, and gone onto being a ‘Grand Finalist‘ at The International Blues Challenge in Memphis. They have won “Best Blues Band”  on CtNow.com, as well…

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August 21, 2015

The Electrix

Many years ago, the “Super Group” was all the rage on the music scene. Top performers from different bands collaborated to form the “super group”. The Highway Men with Cash, Jennings, Nelson and Kristofferson. Blind Faith with Clapton,Winwood,Grech & Ginger Baker. and on of the latest, Velvet Revolver with Slash, Mackagan, Sorum, Kushner and Scott…

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August 21, 2015

EG Kight

Many years ago, EG Kight was dubbed the “Georgia Songbird“, and for good reason. EG has been nominated for 6 Blues Music Awards (BMA), including 2 for song of the year. She has also been nominated for the 2015 BMA Koko Taylor award, had songs on Grammy nominated albums, her latest album, A New Day,…

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August 21, 2015

Biscuit Miller and The Mixx

biscuit miller and the mixx at the 2 left feet blues festival middlefield, connecticut

David “Bisuit” Miller was born and raised in Chicago, home of the “Electric Blues” so, maybe it was preordained that he would end up on stage. Regardless, Biscuit has gone onto to make quite a name for himself. Biscuit is one of the busiest bass players and front men in the Blues business, often performing…

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August 21, 2015

John Nemeth

Hailing from Boise, Idaho, John Nemeth has been performing since 1991. Like many up and coming artists, John has worked hard, often playing 7 nights a week is area bars anbd night clubs. John’s big break came when he opened for Blues legend Junior Watson. Junior then hired John to be his opening act, and…

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August 21, 2015

Shari Puorto

Growing up, and singing the Blues is not exactly the best way to make a name for oneself, so Orange, Connecticut native Shari Puorto made the move to the West Coast, and has not looked back since. Shari is constantly touring and building the fan base, as well as promoting her music. From this writers…

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August 21, 2015

Shaka & The Soul Shakers

Shaka and the Soul Shakers, connecticut blues band

Front man Bill Shaka has definitely led the life of a “bluesman“. Starting in the 70’s, Bill has always has a love for music, especially the blues. He soon translated the love of music from album ( yes, he still has collection!) into a love that he brings to life through his music. Bill has…

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August 21, 2015

The James Montgomery Band With Specials Guests, The Uptown Horns & Paul Nelson

  James Montgomery Blues harp virtuoso James has been a major force in the Blues since the early 1970s. While growing up in Detroit, he learned first-hand by sitting-in with the masters: James Cotton, John Lee Hooker, and Jr. Wells – at the legendary Chessmate Club.  For six years James was the featured musician in…

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July 17, 2015

Jake Kulak Returns To 2 Left Feet

Jake Kulak Connecticut Blues Guitarist

It is with great pleasure that The 2 Left Feet Blues Festival announces the return of Jake Kulak for two acoustic sets! For those of you who do not know Jake, he is an up and coming artist, not just on the Connecticut Blues scene, but national and international as well. Here is a quick…

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