2nd annual Bona Fide Blues Festival returns Overton Square - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

2nd annual Bona Fide Blues Festival returns Overton Square

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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

The second annual Bona Fide Blues Festival returns to Overton Square starting Friday September 30 through Saturday, October 1.

The Memphis Blues Society's down and dirty two-day blues event is a free festival showcasing authentic blues music played by local area musicians.

The music of the Delta by local artists will be showcased with a free all-day stage in Overton Square and nightclub performances in Midtown.

The lineup includes: Booker Brown, Zeke Johnson, Mark "Muleman" Massey, Watermelon Slim, Little Boys Blue, Vince Johnson and the Plantation AllStars, Sharde and the Rising Stars Fif & Drum Band and many mores.

This year's Bona Fide Blues Festival honors the late Queen of Beale Street, Ruby Wilson.

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