Our friends at the Mississippi Valley Blues Society have announced their 2010 Festival lineup.  The 26th annual IH Mississippi Valley Blues Festival is scheduled for Friday through Sunday July 2-4, 2010 in Davenport, Iowa’s LeClaire park, right next to the Mississippi River. Considered by many to be one of the best festivals anywhere, they have confirmed the following Blues performers:

Li’l Ed and the Blues Imperials, Ana Popovic, Zac Harmon, Vasti Jackson, Rosie Ledet, Ruthie Foster, Billy Branch and the Sons of the Blues, Shawn Kellerman, Lucky Peterson, The Legendary Blues Cruise Revue featuring Tommy Castro and Debbie Davies, Dave Riley and Bob Corritore, The Nighthawks with Hubert Sumlin.

Friday night July 2, will be a tribute to descendants of blues legends, featuring Mud Morganfield, Bernard Allison, Little Pink Anderson, Caroline Shines, Lurrie Bell, and Shirley King. WOW! Don't miss this one! (Taken from the IL “Blues Blast” online Magazine). Their website to subscribe is:  www.TheBluesBlast.com