Second annual Blues @ Bloss returns to the Victoria Theatre

BLOSSBURG — Aug. 18, Blues @ Bloss returns to the Victoria Theatre, 222 Main St. Showtime is 7:30 with doors opening at 7 p.m. An artist meet and greet will follow at 242 Coffee Co., 242 Main St.

Williamsport’s Uptown Music Collective’s, 3rd ST Blues Band will grace the newly enlarged stage at the historic Victoria Theatre. These musicians, ages 14-17, deliver America’s iconic art form, the blues, with deep, honest feeling and passion.

The band’s vocals are offered by Alexis Carnevale and bassist Shayne Williams, with Izzy Brumbaugh on Keys, Cade Palmatier and Justin Warrender on guitars and Tate Berkey on drums.

The band recently opened the 28th Annual Billtown Blues Festival in Hughesville; was featured in Bloomsburg’s Destination Blues Concert last February; and is presently making plans for their trek to Memphis for the International Blues Youth Showcase.

Attendees can expect to hear recognizable renditions of classic and contemporary blues, and R&B recorded by Bonnie Raitt, Etta James, Susan Tedeschi and others, as well as hidden gems they have made their own.

Tickets for this event are available at 242 Coffee Co., 242 Main St. Information also is available as well as credit card transactions for “out-of-towners” by calling 570-337-4287.