Sunday, April 29, 2012

HOT OFF THE PRESSES!!! (OR BLOGGSES!!!) Birmingham's Sharbaby & the Rhythm Blues Band Featuring Tim Boykin Wins Big at Indie Music Channel

UPDATE! SharBaby wins big! As reported SharBaby & the Rhythm Blues Band performed live at the 1st annual Indie Music Channel awards show. They will be returning with 3 awards: 
    • Best Blues Song
    • Best Blues Live Performance
    • Best Blues Band 

    (Original Article Below)

    Local blues icon SharBaby Newport is nominated for six awards in the 1st Annual Indie Music Channel Awards!  SharBaby & the Rhythm Blues Band will perform live at the awards show on April 29 in Los Angeles.  Christopher Ewing, CEO of the Indie Music Channel, hosts the show at the House of Blues in West Hollywood beginning at 7:00pm.  The Rhythm Blues Band features Birmingham legend Tim Boykin on lead guitar, Jay Douglas on drums, and guest bass player Mark Ahearn from California.

    SharBaby is nominated in the following categories:

    • Best Blues Album of the Year - Sharbaby's 11 O'Clock Blues
    • Best Female Blues Artist - song: Keep Your Mind to Yourself
    • Best Female Blues Artist - song: Slippin'
    • Best Blues Song - song: Keep Your Mind to Yourself
    • Best Blues Band - song: Slippin'
    • Best Blues Live Performance - song: Bama Jama
     Peace & Happiness to you, SharBaby!

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    1. Could not happen to a nicer more deserving person. Way to go Shar and cudos to Tim Boykin..any band he is in will have an edge!

    2. See, I told you! (19 years ago)