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True Blues shows Chico the real deal

Guy Davis, one of the three blues performers of the night, belts out a soulful song to start off the night filled with foot-tapping and audience-participate howling. Photo credit: Annie Paige

Sarah Scharf

February 14, 2014

With the multitude of electronically produced music blasting from every radio station these days, it's quite a breath of fresh air to experience raw, simplified music that's anything but simple. The talented musicians of True Blues took the stage on Thursday night at Laxson Auditorium.Corey Harris opened the show by introducing Guy Davis as the first act of th...

Chico Performances gives Laxson Auditorium the blues

Photo courtesy of Chico Performances.

Ashiah Scharaga

February 6, 2014

Chico Performances will soon have audience members singing the blues. True Blues: History of the Blues comes to Laxson Auditorium on Thursday, Feb. 13 at 7:30 p.m. The performance, based on the film "True Blues" and represented by Folklore International, will chronicle the history and culture of the blues from West Africa to the United Sta...

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