K.K. MARTIN ADDED TO REAL BLUES FESTIVAL OF ORANGE COUNTY

Written by on September 23, 2010 in News To Shout About! - Comments Off on K.K. MARTIN ADDED TO REAL BLUES FESTIVAL OF ORANGE COUNTY
Real Blues Festival Final Poster

                                                                 IT’S THE…
           “REAL BLUES FESTIVAL OF ORANGE COUNTY” – No Rock, No Bull, Just BLUES!
   ****Sunday, October 3rd, 2010 @The Olde Ship British Pub & Restaurant In Santa Ana, Calif****
                       (ALL DAY/EVENING MUSIC AND FUN FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY!!)

                      Portion Of Proceeds Go To Saint Joseph’s Hospital Of Orange
                                   For Cancer Prevention & Treatment Center


   JUST ADDED: K.K. MARTIN (ORANGE COUNTY BLUES GUITARIST)
                       PLEASE NOTE NEW, EARLIER TIME: 12:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

                                                   K.K. Martin
Orange County-based K.K. Martin is a fourth-generation Singer/Songwriter/Guitarist born in West Monroe, Louisiana. Exposed in the womb to the music of Jimmie Rodgers. Robert Johnson and Hank Williams, he began touring with his parents at age 10. K.K. was transplanted to California in 1969, and cut his teeth on the local L.A. rock scene at age 16, landing a brief stint with the Albert Collins backup band. Martin has performed with a Who’s-Who in the music business including Eric Burdon, Booker T, Rick Derringer, Johnny Winters, Blondie, and currently, Lester Chambers of The Chambers Brothers renown. K.K. was a recipient of “Outstanding Blues Artist” at the 9th Annual Los Angeles Music Awards in 1999. A new K.K. Martin album will be released Fall 2010.

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              (SANTA ANA) – Longing for Real Blues? So was Orange County musician Papa J — hence, the impetus behind the Real Blues Festival of Orange County, taking place Sunday, October 3, at The Olde Ship British Pub & Restaurant, 1120 W. 17th St., Santa Ana. New Time: 12:30 pm-10:00 pm. Admission: $15. (children under 10 free) includes one free well drink. Info: (714) 328-9375 or (714) 550-6700. Tickets available at both Olde Ship locations (Santa Ana, Fullerton) and at the participating band’s websites. 25% of all net proceeds go to Saint Joseph’s Hospital of Orange Cancer Prevention and Treatment Center.
             Nine great Blues bands will perform: Papa J (of Blues Gone South) with Kofi Baker, Fran Banish, and Doug Lunn; Alastair Greene Band; Glenn Patrik Band; Shari Puorto Experience; P-Cats; Oozie Blues; Stoney B Blues Band; The Flames; andjust added, Orange County-based acoustic blues guitarist, K.K. Martin. The entire Festival will be broadcast live over Radiobuzzd.com, co-hosted by Chris Seaward (Radiobuzzd) and Britt-Marie Trace (of Bomb Shelter Recording Studios in Orange County; www.bombshelterrehearsal.com). Casey Reagan and his company, MusicUCanSee Productions, will be videotaping the entire event. Casey is also a staff writer and photographer for American Blues News.

                                         

REAL BLUES FESTIVAL SHOW PASSES &  BAND PROMOTIONAL MATERIALS AVAILABLE.

                         Sponsorships still available – Call (714) 328-9375 for more details.        

 20 %  Admission Discount to Members of any accredited Blues Society – Must Show I.D. At Door

                 *VENDOR SPACES AVAILABLE! CALL FOR DETAILS! (714) 328-9375*  

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