This event is part of San Diego Music Awards Week leading up to the SDMA gala at The House of Blues on Monday March 19th.
This fundraising event will benefit the San Diego Music Foundation and Taylor Guitars for Schools.
Michael Kinsman will be our M.C. Kevin Hellman, the founder of the SDMA will be one of our speakers. as well as two pf my fellow Nominating Academy members Gale Hopping of Gale Force Productions and Bart Mendoza of absolutey everything
Performing in this years event are
The Best In Blues Nominees of 2018
Whitney Shay and Robin Henkel ( Best Album, Slippery Like A Watermelon Seed)
Bill Magee Blues,
Black Market lll,
Mercedes Moore Band,
Stoney B. Blues.
(Unable to perform but also nominated is Missy Andersen).
These bands are a small but strong representation of the our impressive blues community. As well are the nominees of the
Best in Blues albums (Though not performing in this event,)
Chickenbone Slim — The Big Beat
Fuzzy Rankins — The Blues
Robin Henkel — Slippery Like a Watermelon Seed
Nathan James — What I Believe
John January & Linda Berry — Chemistry 101
The Proceeds will be added to the San Diego Music Awards coffers to help purchase guitars for San Diego County schools, via a partnership between the San Diego Music Foundation and El Cajon's Taylor Guitars. Over the life of the program, 2,978 guitars have been placed into 85 schools from San Onofre to San Ysidro and over 55,000 K-12 students have been impacted by the program…
Get in the door and party with a purpose.
A Wicked Harem Production for Charity Event.