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2/7/14 to 2/8/14 - Time: 7:30pm

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MCLA Presents! 9th Annual Blues and Funk Festival

9th Annual Blues and Funk Festival - Day One
Jesse Dee

Friday, February 7th - 7:30pm
MCLA Venable Gym

Jesse DeeWith his warm and honest sound, his instantly memorable melodies
and positive, slice-of-life lyrics (evoking the heyday of the Brill Building
songwriters), Jesse expertly updates soul music for contemporary audiences. Dee's label debut, On My Mind / In My Heart (AL 4952), was released on February 26, 2013.

9th Annual Blues and Funk Festival - Day Two
Walter "Wolfman" Washington

Saturday, February 8th - 7:30pm
MCLA Venable Gym

Walter Wolfman WashingtonWalter "Wolfman" Washington has been an icon on the New
Orleans music scene for decades. His searing guitar work and
soulful vocals have defined the Crescent City's unique musical
hybrid of R&B, funk, and the blues since he formed his first band
in the 1970's. Don't miss night two as the Wolfman takes us on a
blues filled journey of his hits from the 1950's to today.

Admission: $10 general, $8 MCLA Alumni, $5 MCLA Faculty/Staff & non-MCLA students, free for members & MCLA Students

Location: MCLA Venable Gym

Contact Information: Jonathan Secor, 413-664-8718,