2015 Schedule

2015 Blues Fest Lineup

We are working on the 2016 line-up and will make our first announcement in the Spring!

To give you an idea of the 100 stellar acts our festival attracts over four days, here are just some highlights from our 2015 schedule... 


Thursday, July 2, 2015

GREGG ALLMAN BAND
JAIMOE'S JASSSZ BAND 
DEVON ALLMAN BAND
Sister Sparrow & the Dirty Birds
Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band
Ural Thomas & the Pain 
Too Loose Cajun/Zydeco Band 
Mary Flower & the BBQ Boys 
Scott Pemberton
Harper & Midwest Kind

DME Hoodoo Moon Cruise (Portland Spirit):
Devon Allman Band • Jimmy Duck Holmes • Christone "Kingfish" Ingram • Harper & Midwest Kind • Mary Flower


Friday, July 3, 2015

10 years after Hurricane Katrina

GALACTIC with MACY GRAY
ALLEN TOUSSAINT
CHARMAINE NEVILLE
CHUBBY CARRIER
Jelly Bread
Christone “Kingfish” Ingram
Dog Hill Stompers
Corey Ledet & his Zydeco Band
Jacob Miller & the Bridge City Crooners
Ty Curtis Band
G.R.E.S. Grianças de Zumbi (Children of Zumbi) Samba School

DME afternoon "Blue Bayou" Cruise (Portland Spirit):
Jelly Bread • Worth • Devin Phillips Band • Michael Osborn & the Drivers

DME late night "Rock the Boat" Dance Cruise (Portland Spirit):
Jarekus Singleton • High Water Jazz Band • Dave Fleschner & Alan Hager • Ben Rice & Lucy Hammond

After Hours Party (Marriott Ballroom):
Galactic • Roseland Hunters with Chubby Carrier, Charmaine Neville and other special guests


Saturday, July 4, 2015 

FIREWORKS!!
National Anthem: Andy Stokes

DAVE ALVIN & PHIL ALVIN with THE GUILTY ONES
THE PALADINS
CON BRIO
Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas
Jarekus Singleton
Terry "Harmonica" Bean
King Louis Blues Revue featuring Andy Stokes, LaRhonda Steele & Lisa Mann
Duffy Bishop
Naomi T
Pin & the Hornits
Thara Memory's American Music Program
Harmonica Blow-off
Rosie Ledet & the Zydeco Playboys

DME Driftin' Blues Cruise (Portland Spirit):
Con Brio • Terry “Harmonica” Bean • Rose City Kings • Kinzel & Hyde Band • David Pinsky & Phil Newton

After Hours Party (Marriott Ballroom):
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy • The Paladins 


Sunday, July 5, 2015 **

BUDDY GUY & Quinn Sullivan**
BIG BAD VOODOO DADDY
Rick Estrin & the Nightcats
Ron Thompson, presented by Little Village Foundation
John Blues Boyd & Wee Willie Walker, presented by Little Village Foundation
Linda Hornbuckle / Janice Scroggins Old Time Gospel Memorial Show
Turkuaz
Stone Foxes
Lazer Lloyd
Corey Ledet & his Zydeco Band
D’Mar: “Drums and More” workshop for kids
Swing dance competition

DME Sail on Sister Cruise (Portland Spirit):
NW Women in R&B • Charmaine Neville & Reggie Houston • Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas •  NW Women in R&B


Schedule subject to change! Additional acts to be announced!

Gates open at 11 am; 10:30 am for purchasers of Buddy, Benefactor and Patron passes.

**No special Super Sunday pass needed as in years past