Tweed Funk's new CD "First Name Lucky" was nominated for a 2014 Blues Blast Music Award in the Soul Blues Album category. Other nominees in the Soul Blues Album category are John Nemeth, Bobby Rush/Blind Dog Smokin', Terry Hanck, JJ Thames, Eddie Cotton, and Frank Bey/Anthony Paule. With so many national heavy-hitters in the Soul Blues Album category it is an honor to just get nominated. In early May, a group of Blues music industry professionals including music critics, journalists, festival promoters, music venue managers, producers, musicians and other Blues music industry professionals nominated the best in Blues music in twelve categories.
Tweed Funk will be performing at the 2014 Blues Blast Music Awards on October 23rd at the Fluids Events Center in Champaign, IL. To purchase tickets to this premier event click here. Performances by: Bobby Rush And Blinddog Smokin’, Tweed Funk. Adrianna Marie and Her Groovecutters, Back Pack Jones, Annie Mack Band, RB Stone, Norman Taylor, Bernie Pearl with Barbara Morrison, Lisa Biales, Mark T Small, Lisa Mann, Toronzo Cannon, The Frank Bey Anthony Paule Band, Dave Riley And Bob Corritore, Brent Johnson and the Call Up, Shaun Murphy Band, Steve Dawson, Rachelle Coba, Too Slim and The Tail Draggers, Sean Chambers, Josh Hoyer. Trudy Lynn plus a few surprises! Artists subject to change!