Grammy winner Robert Cray will headline the 28th annual Metro Fountain Blues Festival on Saturday, May 10, 2008 from 12:30 to 8:00 p.m. on the San Carlos Plaza at San José State University.
In addition to Cray (who will begin at 6:30 p.m.), the festival line up includes another Grammy winner: Koko Taylor and her Blues Machine (who will begin at 5:15 p.m.). Other artists include Sonny Landreth (3:45 p.m.), The Smokin’ Joe Kubek Band featuring Bnois King (2:30 p.m.), and bay area locals The Shane Dwight Band (1:30 p.m.) and Maxx Cabello Jr. (12:30 p.m.)
In addition to great music, patrons can enjoy food and craft vendors, a beer and wine garden, state of the art sound, and a family friendly atmosphere.
The Metro Fountain Blues Festival is the longest running free of charge blues festival in America and hosts over 8000 blues enthusiasts throughout the day.
For more information, please visit www.fountainbluesfestival.com,
call (408) 924-6262 or email [email protected].
The Metro Fountain Blues Festival is produced annually by the Associated Students of San José State University, a non-profit organization that provides vital auxiliary, support, and leadership services to the students of San José State University.
Official Website: http://www.fountainbluesfestival.com
Added by assjsu on April 12, 2008