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Ann The Raven’s Annual Blues Party


For 30 years Ann the Raven, Blues Maven (and 88.5 KCSN blues DJ), has hosted this annual event presenting the cities finest blues outfits.  This year, The Write Off Room is happy to be the canvas on which she works her magic.

Saturday, July 27    7:30 – Midnight  NO cover  At least a 2 drink minimum.

Lineup and playing times subject to change (but fingers crossed this is accurate night of show)

1. Sugarmill Slim  - 7:30   

Anders LaSource – lead vocals/harp

Luca Neroni -  guitar

Courtney Kakebeen  -  bass

Isaac Plummer -  organ

Slam McAdam   - drums                                            

2. Sarah Rogo - 8:00                        

3. The Hailers - 8:30

Robert Mills (Foghat, Taj Mahal, John Martin, Chris & Nikki Squire)  -    lead vocals, guitar   

Louis Metoyer – (4-Non-Blondes, Macy Gray, Terrance Trent D’Arby)  -  guitar

Scott Page – (Pink Floyd, Supertramp, Toto) sax

April Carson -  bass

Al Keith  -  percussion

Billy DiBlassi - drums

Lori Herek, Pattie Smith (Allman Brothers, Bonnie Bramlett, Marshall Tucker) - BG vox                        

4. Arthur Adams Band - 9:00 

Arthur Adams - guitar/lead vocals

Lou Castro -  bass

Greg Brown - drums

Hense Powell - keys                           

5. Sam Blanchard  Band - 9:30  

Sam Blanchard  - vocals

Clinton Foster III  - Drums

Bryan Bush -  Bass

Mauricio Guerrero -  Guitar

Rudy Love Jr. -  Keys

Corey Hogan  - Sax

6.The Scorch Sisters - 10:00

Francesca Capasso - lead vocals/percussion

Alicia McCracken Morgan - keys, vox

Kimberly Allison - guitar                  

 7. Taste of Butterfield - 10:30

Jerry Salas - lead vocals

Paul Vallis - harp

Michael Be Holden - guitar


ALL STAR JAM                                                            end of show to midnight


Earlier Event: July 26
The Deductions
Later Event: July 28
The Bonedaddys