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“Blues nights” History
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“Blues nights” History

Essence

Music, which seeks the roots of the last century and the smooth sounds of the poor slummy afro americans slaves remained viable until now.
- The Blues.
Good old blues.

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Blues - this is the beginning of all modern music. From the blues started in all the popular music-oriented: it is - rock, fanki, pop, rap, rock and roll, jazz and other styles.

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Lithuania has many good and talented musicians who want to play and improvise.

And therefore had the idea to hold a festival “blues nights”.

History

“Blues nights” - the only blues festival in Lithuania this summer švęsiantis already septinioliktajį birthday. His story began in a cozy yet musicians most enjoy medinėje-coated chips pašiūrėje Luksto Lake pakrantėje.history2.jpg

The festival evolved, developed, and is annually the first weekend of July is a traditional tent village, reminiscent of the legendary rock music festival Vudstoke (U.S.).

Since 1996, the “blues night” took the form of international fetivalio name, which involves not only the best Lithuanian blues, rock, rock-n-roll singers, but sviačiai from abroad.

Democratic environment, and live music attract thousands of listeners - from student to president.

Every year the festival highlights the largest Lithuanian daily (morning, Lithuania, the Republic of Lithuania, the knowledge, the day Kaunas, Siauliai region, and others), shows the main Lithuanian Television (LTV, LNK, TV4).

“Blues night” festival participants

1993 - ARINA IR VETO BANK, SENAS KUINAS, DRUSKA IR CUKRUS, ORKUS.

1994 - OKAY, ROAD BAND, ARINA IR VETO BANK, SENAS KUINAS.

1995 - REBELHEART, ARINA IR VETO BANK, SENAS KUINAS, OKAY, ROAD BAND, F.A.K.S., GIEDRIUS KLIMKA, GRINDYS, MESKALITO.

1996 - EMPTY, ŽOLĖ, F.A.K.S., TARANTULĄ, ROAD BAND, GIEDRIUS KLIMKA, OKAY, SENAS KUINAS, REBELHEART, ARINA IR VETO BANK, DR. BORMENTHOL (ex ODIS - Latvija).

1997 - BLUES MAKERS, OKAY, ROAD BAND, STASYS DAUGIRDAS IR ALEKSANDRAS BIELKINAS, ARINA IR VETO BANK, ŽOLĖ, GIEDRIUS KLIMKA IR GRUPĖ, iš ŠIAULIŲ, DR. BORMENTHOL (Latvija), SENAS KUINAS, EGIDIJUS SIPAVIČIUS IR „TĖTĖ ŠOKA BUGI“.

1998 - BEACH BLUES BAND, ARINA IR VETO BANK, OKAY, BLUES MAKERS, ROAD BAND, EGIDIJUS SIPAVIČIUS, IR TĖTĖ ŠOKA BUGI, DR. BORMENTHOL, SENAS KUINAS, S. DAUGIRDAS IR A. BIELKINAS, STILL, OMI (Latvija).

1999 - O.K., NEDA IR SCREAM, ROAD BAND, VERTIGO.AB, DOUDI JAZZ BAND, RICHE MACK BAND, ARINA IR VETO BANK, OMI, DR. BORMENTHOL (Latvija), KASIA KARASEK ir FUNKTET (Lenkija), MIRTA & HOT ACOUSTICS (Latvija). Festivalio svečiai grupė „REBELHEART“.

2000 - JAMES LAWSON (JAV), MIRTA & HOT ACOUSTIC (Latvija), ARINA IR VETO BANK, R. Čivilytė Č. Gabalis D. Silevičiūtė, DRIVING SOUTH (Latvija), ROAD BAND, BLUES MAKERS, DREAM, DOUDI JAZZ BAND, SENAS KUINAS, TABASCO, PYGLY WYGLY (Latvija).

2001 - ROAD BAND, ARINA IR VETO BANK, NIGTH COME (Lenkija), LATVIAN BLUES BAND (Latvija), HOT DOGS (Latvija), O.K., SENAS KUINAS, DREAMS, DRIVING SOUTH (Latvija), TOBASCO, FRONT, MIRTA (Latvija), AC/DC projektas.

2002 - Maria Saovska (Lenkija), Latvian Blues Band (Latvija), Driving South (Latvija), Road Band (Lietuva), King Lion ir Blues Makers (Danija-Lietuva), Arina ir Veto Bank (Lietuva), Mirta (Latvija), Saulės Kliošas (Lietuva), O.K. (Lietuva), Senas Kuinas (Lietuva).

2002 Was presented album “10 Blues Nights .”
Present were: Arina, Road Band, Blues Makers, O.K., Senas kuinas, 4Fun. It will also be lettering the first 10-th anniversary festival hoof. The album will be available “10 Blues Nights “.

2003 - Jimmi Lawson (JAV), GARY LOWELL (JAV), TORTILLA FLAT (Lenkija), THE BLUESYARD (Estija), KEKSI (Latvija), LATVIAN BLUES BAND (Latvija), KAUNO BIGBENDAS, CADILAC BLUES, ARINA ir VETO BANK, DREAMS, ROAD BAND, BLUES MAKERS.

2004 - SHERMAN ROBERTSON (JAV), WHEATBREAD JHONSON (JAV), KING LION (JAV), CHIP JORDAN (JAV), LATVIAN BLUES BAND (Latvija), MIRTA & HOT ACOUSTIC (Latvija), SHIVER BLUES BAND (Lenkija), TERRAPLANE (Lenkija), ARINA ir VETO BANK (Lietuva), BLIUZO KATINAI (Lietuva), ROAD BAND (Lietuva), BLUES MAKERS (Lietuva).


2005 - EUGENE „Hideaway“ BRIDGES (JAV), GRIFF HAMLIN (JAV), KEKSI (Latvija), ARINA ir VETO BANK (Lietuva), BULLFROG BROWN (Estija), ROAD BAND (Lietuva), BLUES MAKERS (Lietuva), BLUESZCZ BLUES BAND (Lenkija), BLUES GANG (Latvija), MUTABOR (Lietuva), SLAM (Lietuva).


2006 - Big Joe Turner & Memphis Blues Caravan (JAV), Wheatbread Johnson (JAV), U. Pasanen Band (Suomija), Dave Ellis (JAV), Lester Kidson & The Blues Lovers (Kanada/Lenkija), Latvian Blues Band (Latvija), The Booze Brothers (Švedija), Arina ir Veto Bank (Lietuva), Road Band (Lietuva), Blues Makers (Lietuva), Tribute to Tina Turner (Estija).

2007 - HOWARD AND THE WHITE BOYS (USA), BIG JAMES (USA), BILLY „Harp“ HAMILTON (USA / CAN / POL), LATVIAN BLUES BAND (LV), ARINA IR VETO BANK (LT), BLUES MAKERS (LT), DOV HAMMER (ISR), G. KLIMKA (LT), HOTLAND (SWE), KREIVAS.LT (LT), MIKE WESTHUES (USA), ROAD BAND (LT), THE REAL DEAL (EST), THE SOUL HUSTLERS (USA / FIN), V. JUTAS ACOUSTIC TRIO (LT)

2008- PAUL LAMB &THE KING SNAKES (UK), TAD ROBINSON (USA), LATVIAN BLUES BAND (LV), Khaliff “Wailin” Walter (USA), Jostein Forsberg (NO), LANCES HARRISON (USA), SIDETRACK (NO), ALEX ROSSI (BR/PL), BULLFROG BROWN (EE), ROAD BAND (LT), BLUES MAKERS (LT), ARINA IR VETO BANK (LT), MIRTA ACOUSTIC TRIO (LV), BITES BLUES BAND (LV), A.BELKIN ACOUSTIC TRIO (LT).

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