Mike Ledbetter tribute, benefit comes to Bull Run

Mike Ledbetter performs at the White Mountain Boogie and Blues Festival in Thornton, N.H. When flourishing blues star Mike Ledbetter died suddenly and unexpectedly at 33 after a medical emergency at his Elgin, Illinois, home in January, the repercussions were felt deeply throughout the blues world. Ledbetter was an extraordinary singer and a multi-instrumentalist in … Continue reading Mike Ledbetter tribute, benefit comes to Bull Run

Picks for Week of May 5

LOCAL SHOW PICKS • Sunday, Alastair Moock’s 100th Birthday Trib-Hoot to Pete Seeger, Club Passim, Cambridge, 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. — The Boston-based Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter hosts a two-part tribute the famed folk star Seeger. The early show is a family showcase featuring Anand Nayak and Fiddlin’ Quinn. The late show features Sean Staples, Eric and … Continue reading Picks for Week of May 5