2020 Grammy nominees Southern Avenue and Christone ‘Kingfish’ Ingram added to Crawfish Fest lineup

DAVID McCLISTER

Southern Avenue will perform at the Crawfish Fest in May.

Southern Avenue and Christone “Kingfish” Ingram, who have both been nominated for 2020 Grammy Awards, have been added to the lineup of the 2020 Crawfish Fest, taking place at the Sussex County Fairgrounds in Augusta, May 29-31.

Ingram is nominated in the Traditional Blues Album category, for Kingfish. Southern Avenue will compete for the Contemporary Blues Album award, for Keep On.

Tab Benoit, Samantha Fish and Jonathon Long had been previously confirmed. Six more acts have been added along with Southern Avenue and Ingram: Big Sam’s Funky Nation, Elektric Voodoo, Pine Leaf Boys, Amanda Fish, Ally Venable and United by Music.

The final 11 acts are expected to be announced in January.

This will be the 31st annual Crawfish Fest. Discounted advance tickets are now available. Visit crawfishfest.com.

Here’s a taste of what to expect from Ingram and Southern Avenue:

CONTRIBUTE TO NJARTS.NET

Since launching in September 2014, NJArts.net has become one of the most important media outlets for the Garden State arts scene. And it has always offered its content without a subscription fee, or a paywall. Its continued existence, though, depends on support from members of that scene, and the state’s arts lovers. Please consider making a contribution of $10, or any other amount, to NJArts.net via PayPal, or by sending a check made out to NJ Arts Daily to 11 Skytop Terrace, Montclair, NJ 07043.

$
Personal Info

Donation Total: $10.00

Leave a Review or Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *