by Chris Davis
Sadly, I missed Bobby Rush's performance, which was moved indoors at the last minute after a Saturday night cloudburst. And I didn't have my camera on me to capture an extraordinary gospel performance by The Sensational Six or fantastic sets I caught by Giant Bear and Los Cantadores, a phenomenal group that has evolved from a mariachi novelty into a full-fledged Latin music experience touching on tejano, salsa, and classic rock-and-roll. I was able to document a handful pf performances by Two Way Radio and The Bluff City Backsliders as well as a demonstration of how cylinder-style recordings were made at the turn of the 20th-Century. And here they are...
The Bluff City Backsliders
A Cylinder Recording Demonstration
Two Way Radio