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The Fabulous Thunderbirds and DK Harrell headline the Bilbao Blues Festival

The Fabulous Thunderbirds and DK Harrell headline the Bilbao Blues Festival

Jeickson Sulbaran

April 12, 2024 | 3:32 p.m.

The Bilbao Blues Festival announces exclusive concerts by The Fabulous Thunderbirds and DK Harrell

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to immerse yourself in the heart of the blues without leaving Bilbao? This summer, the city becomes the epicenter of this musical genre, thanks to Bilbao Blues Festival. An unmissable event that, in its third edition, brings two greats of music: The Fabulous Thunderbirds and DK Harrell, marking their only stops in Spain this year.

El festival, which will take place from July 25 to 28 in Arenal, promises to be an unforgettable experience with free concerts that they fuse talent, passion and a vibrant atmosphere. And the best of all is that you can enjoy all this without spending a euro.

A celebration of blues in the heart of Bilbao

From the moment the participation of The Fabulous Thunderbirds, we knew that this year the festival would be something out of the ordinary. This band, led by legendary harmonica player Kim Wilson, is one of the most influential in blues history. And as if this were not enough, Wilson will be honored with the Bilbao Blues Festival Award, a recognition of his outstanding career.

On the other hand, the young DK Harrell, a promise of traditional American blues, will take the stage in our country for the first time. At 26 years old, he has already earned the respect of critics and promises to be one of the most exciting performances at the festival.

But that is not all. The poster is completed with names of the stature of Ana Popovic, Big Yuyu, Martha High & The Soul Cookers, among others, guaranteeing a rich and diverse experience for lovers of blues and good music.

A festival with international recognition

The organization behind this event, Crazy Blues, is no stranger to praise. With awards that recognize their work in promoting blues internationally, they assure us of an edition that, without a doubt, will live up to expectations.

So now you know, if you are looking for plans for this summer, the Bilbao Blues Festival It is a mandatory stop. It is the perfect opportunity to enjoy the best blues music in an unparalleled and completely free environment. See you at Arenal, are you going to miss it?

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