What are your top two (or three) venues for Blues in the Valley of the Sun? What do you like about each, e.g. sound system, acoustics, service, location, parking, overall ambiance, etc. Non responsive (N/A type answers) will not be approved.
El Dorado's in Scottsdale (close to home and friendly fun crowd. Great blues jam on Wednesdays hosted by Toolshed!). Pranksters in Scottsdale (close to home and Hans Olson, Chuck E. Baby + Allstars and Chuck Hall Group play there). Goathead Mesa.
What if anything, could be improved about Blues venues in the Valley? (Please no specific names, just general observations that might be helpful to all venue owners) Non responsive (N/A type answers) will not be approved.
I could start playing again! :)
What are your favorite Blues venues anywhere outside of the valley, and what do you like about them? Non responsive (N/A type answers) will not be approved.
Chicago... home sweet home! I know a lot of players and there are a lot of venues! Always a blues hotbed!
Besides hearing or playing Blues, what activities might you enjoy or support by attending, if offered through this group? Non responsive (N/A type answers) will not be approved.
Eating... a favorite pasttime... finding Chicago foods like pizza and Italian beef and hot dogs! And Greek food and Chinese food and more food!
Are you interested in actively supporting or facilitating events in any ways? Such activities might include welcoming members at meetups.... maintaining a sign-in list at major events... answering questions from new members... or others.
hmmmm.... possibly... let's talk! I happen to have some time on my hands!
I'm an old guitar player from Chicago who wants to hear and support those who like to hear and play the blues!