A Blast Of A Blues Festival

Curtis Salgado, The Blind Boys Of Alabama, Maria Muldaur and Midnight Scramble will be among the acts appearing on the 2014 Blast Furnace Blues Festival in Bethlehem, Pa.  Tickets go on sale this week.

Presented by Highmark Blue Shield and taking place at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, the Feb. 7-9 fest will also include performances by Naomi Shelton And The Gospel Queens, Candye Kane, , J.P. Soars and Victor Wainwright.

The festival will kick off with several local acts including Sarah Ayers Band, James Supra Band, Dugan Thomas Band and the BC Combo.

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The Venue at Horseshoe Casino, Hammond, Ind.

“The 2014 Blast Furnace Blues Festival will showcase a distinguished collection of blues artists from around the country,” Highmark Blue Shield’s director of client management Mindy Hockenberry said.  “We are proud to help welcome these musicians to the Lehigh Valley and provide members of our community with the chance to experience their talent.”

Tickets go on sale Oct. 4.  Click here for more information.