Ahoy shipmates,

We had a great time in Florida last month.  Four Sold Out shows in a row, great weather and greater friends.  Thanks to all of our friends for making it the best so far that we have to come back in April lol.  Before we go tho we have some stops in Minnesota and St Croix lol

20th Anniversary Party @ The Blues Cafe

We head to Rothschild, WI tomorrow to play the 20th Anniversary Party at the Blues Cafe @ 8:30pm.  We share the bill with slide master and pal Howard "Guitar" Luedtke who goes on at 6:30pm.  

Big Al Groth Road Trip

We're kidnapping Big Al Groth and his honking saxophone for a quick run north next week while Westside Andy is in Maui. 

3/15 - Six String Saloon, Maiden Rock, WI 8pm

3/16 - TAK Music Venue, Dilworth, MN 9:30pm

3/17 - St Patrick's Day @ Wilebski's Blues Saloon, St Paul, MN 4pm 

St Croix Tour

We return to St Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands March 19th for two weeks worth of shows.  We'll be playing as trio with former Clyde Stubblefield bassist, Gary Zappa.  

3/21 - Lyric Sail, Fredericksted, VI 5pm

3/22 - Cheeseburgers in American Paradise, Christiansted, VI 7pm

3/23 - Backyard BBQ & Blues, Christiansted, VI 1pm

3/27 - Nauti Bar, Christiansted, VI 7pm

3/28 - Backyard BBQ & Blues, Christiansted, VI 5pm

3/29 - The Deep End, 5001 Tamarind Reef, St Croix 10pm

3/30 - Eat at Cane Bay, Christiansted,  VI 1pm

Florida Tour #2

We head back to Florida on April 9th for a two week run beginning at The High Cotton Music Hall in Hartwell, GA on April 13th. With a two night stand at Englewood's on Dearborn in Englewood, FL on 4/16 & 4/17 at 7pm.  The Blue Rooster in Sarasota follows on 4/18.  Make your reservations now to get a seat.  Bradfordville Blues in Tallahassee, FL follows on 4/20 and The Montreaux Bar & Grille in Summerville, SC on Monday 4/22 at 7pm.  More info to follow as we continue to book this trip.

Now for a commercial break from Nevermore Records

Our CD "My Life" is still in the Top Ten Chicago Style Blues cds on The Roots Radio Report.  Three of our most recent cds are in the Wisconsin Top 10 on The Roots Radio Report.

 “My Life” sat at # 1 on the Roots Music Reports Top 50 Chicago Blues Albums for 8 months and ended 2018 at # 4.

It’s was  # 14 on the Living Blues Magazine Chart

It’s was # 1 on the Wisconsin Top 50 Chart for 7 months

# 2 on Gil Anthony’s Blues Power Show

Get your copy at:  CDBaby.com.  It features Westside Andy, Madison Slim, Cadillac Pete, Benny Rickun, Big Al Groth, Pork Chop Moore, Jimmy Voegeli, Ron Kovach, Vic Span, Bobby Sellers Jr, Spencer and Craig Panosh, PT Pedersen, Brad Bill, Andre Maritato and yours truly.  Engineered  by Steve Hamilton at Makin Sausage Studio. 

You can purchase our cds at the following stores:

The Exclusive Company in Greenfield, WI (they also carry our t-shirts) 

Rolling Stone Records, 7300 W. Irving Road, Chicago, IL @ https://www.rollingstonesmusic.com

DWM Music, 3 Bedford Court, Iowa City, IA 52240




Get it here by sending $20 (includes S&H) to Nevermore Records, 3851 E. Holmes Avenue, Cudahy, WI 53110.  Every CD after that is only $10.

Live at the Big Bull

Our live cd from 2016 "Live at the Big Bull" is still on the Roots Radio Chart's Chicago Blues list at # 8.

Featuring Westside Andy, Big Al Groth, Benny Rickun, Pork Chop Moore, Bobby Sellers Jr and PT Pedersen.  

"Best Live CD of the Year" Blues Blast Magazine

"Best Live CD of the Year" Independent Blues                                Scene

Get a copy along with our new cd "My Life" for only $25 plus $3.50 sh.  Send your order to Nevermore Records, 3851 E. Holmes Ave, Cudahy, WI 53110

Add a copy of our CD Shake Your Boogie for another $5.00.  This CD features Big Al Groth on sax and Madison Slim on harmonica.  Still a top seller at CDBaby.com 

Westside Andy's "Blues Just Happen"

A 2015 Top 30 Blues CD that features the late Barrel House Chuck, Billy Flynn, Dave Wood and Steve Dougherty.  An excellent cd by some of the best players.  Go to www.westsideandy.com to check it out and buy a copy or two.  This CD is also sold at all CSAB shows too. 











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