Monday, October 8, 2012

21 Blue Debuts at Dos Mama's in Gainesville - Parsons & Shumate's blue side

Another big night of music in Gainesville with Longineu Parsons & 
Ted Shumate bringing 21 Blue to Dos Mama's Eastside Eatery.
A dark night for cool music.

 '21 Blue' is the point at which authentic down & dirty blues meets world class jazz. This quintessential intersection of blues and jazz features the world renowned musicians trumpeter Longineu Parsons, and guitarist Ted Shumate, resulting in authentic blues played at an impeccable level of musicianship.
Longineau comes to Dos Mama's in Gainesville, FL after spending the summer playing blues and jazz clubs in Paris, France.

Dos Mama's!

21 Blue (names below)

Longineu Parsons & Ted Shumate

Ted Shumate
Robert Griffin - Keys & Delorean Chris Fullington - Bass

Ray Nelson - Drums

Sulaiman Hakim

Longineu Parsons

Robert Griffin - double duty on T-bone!

Just a snack & fresh!
You can judge the quality of the music by the quality of people listening - no different here, all  Top-notch!

Rob Richardson, President of the North Central Florida Blues Society and Mary & Charles Steadham of the Blade Agency - taking it all in, with a lot of WOWs!

And would we have it any other way?

...and my kinda music with it!

Dos Mama's Eastside Eatery: 2017 NE 27h Ave., Gainesville, FL 32609
(352) 505-0369
8-11pm, Oct 5, 2012
21 Blue
Longineu Parsons - horns
Ted Shumate - guitar
Delorean Chris Fullington - bass
Ray Nelson - drums
Robert Griffin -keyboards & trombone
Sulaiman Hakim - saxophonist

Upcoming Performances by 21 Blue:
Bradfordville Blues Club: 7152 Moses Ln. Tallahassee FL 32309 (850)906-0766 Tickets Real-deal live blues music at Florida's most authentic juke joint every Friday & Saturday night w/ occasional special events. Unless otherwise stated: Weekend shows start at 10:00, doors open at 8:30. Reservations are available for most shows by calling the Club at (850) 906-0766.  All shows are now non-smoking! Oct 13: 21 Blue.

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Charles Steadham, Responsible Agent
203 SW 3rd Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32601-6519
Office Phone: +1-352-372-8158 x101
Office FAX: +1-352-372-1700

Link to 21 BLUE’s page on the Blade Agency website:
Link to LONGINEU PARSONS’ page on the Blade Agency website:
Link to TED SHUMATE’s page on the Blade Agency website:

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