Sunday, June 22
The Bernie Pearl Blues Band plays the Long Beach Bayou Fest for the first time.
Club N'Orleans Stage,
>Long Beach: http://www.longbeachfestival.com
Friday, July 18
The Huntington Beach Art Center presents The Bernie Pearl Blues Band in an evening of Old School Blues. Concert/Cabaret setting, beverages served, limited seating. 7:30-10:00.
538 Main St.,
Saturday, August 2
An afternoon of "Poetry & Blues" featuring the Pearl Brothers. Bernie and bassist Mike Barry play the blues, and noted poet Sherman Pearl reads from his latest book, "Profanities".
Ocean Park Library,
2601 Main St.,
Santa Monica (at Ocean Park Bl.).
Free admission and refreshments. Limited seating on a first-come basis.
"Old School Blues, Acoustic/Electric" is just beginning to get reviews and airplay. Here's a review posted on the Missouri Blues Society's website: "A worthy disc for every blues lovers library."