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Bluesdays: The Blues Monsters

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The Blues Monsters open the weekly Bluesdsummertime series in the Village at Squaw Valley for the sixth consecutive year. The only local band on the lineup, the Blues Monsters formed 28 years ago. “It’s a premier gig,” guitarist-singer Chuck Dunn told Tahoe Onstage. “There’s a lot of bands that would love to be able play it. We definitely feel very honored ...

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Cedric Burnside Project

Cedric Burnside

Bluesdays 10th season in The Village at Squaw Valley concludes with a rare treat, the percussive, hypnotic Hill Country blues from the Cedric Burnside Project. Cedric Burnside is the son of drummer Calvin Jackson and grandson of the all-time great R.L. Burnside. He began touring at age 13. “My granddad used to play out on the porch, and we’d have ...

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Bluesdays: Coco Montoya

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One of the most respected artists in blues, Coco Montoya will appear at Bluesdays in The Village at Squaw Valley for the second-straight summer. Montoya is a graduate of the school of Albert. He plays guitar like Albert King, left-handed and upside down, but his tone sounds like Albert Collins. Montoya played drums and toured with Collins for nearly five ...

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