LAS VEGAS, Dec. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The fifth installment of The Big Blues Bender will take place Sept. 6-9, 2018 at the Plaza Hotel & Casino located in the heart of Downtown Las Vegas, steps away from the famous "Fremont Street Experience."
Year after sold-out year, The Big Blues Bender has quickly become a festival favorite among blues fans and artists alike. It has become a bucket-list event for all, featuring the most talented and sought after blues artists touring today, performing on multiple stages, and all under one roof.
Four days and nights of music and accommodations, with "Everything, An Elevator Ride Away!" The 2018 Big Blues Bender is not to be missed! General On-Sale begins today at 2 p.m. at bigbluesbender.com
The 2018 Big Blues Bender will feature: Kenny Wayne Shepherd, JJ Grey and Mofro, Tab Benoit, Elvin Bishop, Samantha Fish, The Marcus King Band, Lee Fields and The Expressions, Marcia Ball, Ana Popovic, Curtis Salgado, Jimmy Hall, Southern Hospitality, Robert Finley, Tinsley Ellis, Victor Wainwright and The Train, Mr. Sipp, The Mississippi Blues Child, John Nemeth and The Blue Dreamers, Alvin Youngblood Hart, Cedric Burnside Project, Sugaray Rayford, Eric Gales, Albert Castiglia, RL Boyce, John Primer and Bob Corritore, Damon Fowler, Jason Ricci and The Bad Kind, JP Soars and The Red Hots, Guitar Shorty, The War and Treaty, Jimmy Carpenter Band, Annika Chambers Band, Alastair Greene Band, Blues Beatles, Rae Gordon, Chris Tofield Band, Brody Buster, AJ Fullerton, Shanda & The Howlers and more.
The reviews are in, the Bender is a hit!
"This was hands down the most gratifying music experience of my life. I will see you again at the next Bender! Thank you to everyone who had a hand in making this show such a huge success! Well done!" - Rachael B.
"We go to a lot of blues festivals. Never have we been to one that has made us feel as good as this one. The staff is the best I have ever encountered at a festival. The sense of community you have built into this event is remarkable. I am so glad we went, and can't wait to go back. Thank you." - Michael G.
"I have never had so much fun at an event! The music was so so good! The crowd was great! The mood was fellowship and a good time! Bender staff was there when you needed them. I will go again and again. When I got home I told my friends it is the most fun I have had that I can remember. What a vacation! Thank you to every person involved!" - Kathleen P.
Become a part of one of the best musical communities in the world, and come experience the Big Blues Bender for yourself. bigbluesbender.com
SOURCE Big Blues Bender