August 25 to 27 at the Heritage Amphitheatre in Edmonton the 19th annual Edmonton Blues Festival is set to light it up once again…Our line up is nearly set and for the first time we have decided to have a Christmas Ticket sale. Tickets at 2016 prices through to December 31. The perfect gift for that Blues Hound (or yourself). Here’s who will be with us 2017… Debra Power, Albert Cummings, Victor Wainwright and the Wildroots, An All Star multi generational band put together for this festival only that include legends Billy Boy Arnold and Henry Gray; 2nd generation stars Bob Corritore and Billy Flynn and up and comer Big Jon Atkinson working with an all star rhythm section… Saturday will feature The Perpetrators, EG Kight, Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne with Sherman Doucette and Charlie Jacobson, The 24th Street Wailers, and James Harman’s Bamboo Porch Revue. Sunday will have Jenie Thai, Boogie Patrol, Nathan and the Rhythm Scratchers, Colin Linden, Anthony Geraci’s Boston Blues All Stars featuring Toni Lynn Washington and Michelle “Evil Gal” Willson… plus a few super surprises, so stay tuned! December 1 weekend passes and single day tickets go on sale through the festival website only !