The Renegade Rip

B-town Blues Fest brings in big-name performers

B-town Blues Fest brings in big-name performers

September 21, 2011

“I’m gonna get so funky, you gonna smell!” John Nemeth yelled to the audience before wildly playing his harmonica. The seventh annual B-Town Blues...

Heavy metal receives a mariachi twist

Heavy metal receives a mariachi twist

September 8, 2011

Five brothers, with the same mother and different fathers, have formed a cover band dedicated to playing metal songs in a mariachi style. It seems outlandish,...

Bluesfest to return to CSUB this fall

Jon Nelson, Reporter

September 8, 2011

Blues fans and the Houchin Blood Bank will both benefit Sept. 17 when the Cal State Bakersfield Amphitheater once again hosts the B-Town Blues Fest. “It promotes people reaching across artificial boundaries that don’t need to be in place,” said Pat Evans, founder of the festival and owner of Bakersfield Institution World Records. This year’s lineup features Joe...

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