I still can't believe that it has been three weeks since we completed the Northern California Blues Festival! For those of you who bared the heat, I am sure you would agree it was an incredible event and one for the record books.
There is still time to complete our online survey to let us know what you thought and what you would like to see next year: www.matsonian.com/ncbf/index.html and click on the survey button at the top of the page.
In this, the latest edition of the Creative Cats update, I want to share a few important items:
- High Quality MP3s Still Available! Did you know that we recorded almost 80% of the Northern California Blues Festival? These HIGH QUALITY recordings are available for a limited time! So get yours today! To download a FREE sample of the quality of these great recordings, CLICK HERE. For a full listing of available recordings, go to www.jasonhaxtonproductions.com/ncbf
- Suds on the Green
! Yes, we at CreativeCATS are now working on the Second Annual Suds on the Green, a great event where you get to watch the National Golf League's Sacramento Tournament while enjoying UNLIMITED beer tasting all around the 9th hole at William Land Golf Course! Coming September 13, 2008. www.SudsOnTheGreen.com Tickets Go On Sacramento July 15! Sale
- FAIR OAKS'toberfest! Next is the Fourth Annual Fair Oaks'toberfest, coming to
(yes, the same location as the Nor Cal Blues Fest) on September 27. As is usual for all our brewfests, UNLIMITED beer tasting is the key! This event has sold out since year one - so get your tickets early! As always - more friends, more beer, more good times! www.FairOaksBrewFest.com Tickets on sale, July 15! Fair Oaks Park
Here are some of my preferred events this weekend:
Friday, July 11
Saturday, July 12 19th Annual Placer SPCA Blues & BBQ - Koko Taylor & Her Blues Machine, Coco Montoya, Cole Fonseca & The Rattlers, Mr. December Band, Blues Farm, Equinox, Pinkie Varner and more (1:00), Gold Country Fairgrounds, Auburn
Sunday, July 13 Sacramento Blues Society Show - Two Cool Blues - Leo Bootz & Southside Shuffle, Equinox (2:00), Zigato's Bar & Grill - Clarion Hotel, Sacramento. www.SacBlues.com
Matson "Matsonian" Breakey
P.S. Read the blog about Through the Mind, the nonprofit that benefited from the Northern California Blues Festival at http://throughthemind.blogspot.com
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