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Karen Lovely

Rank #3 US Portland, OR Blues / R & B / Soul


Sounds Like: Etta James, Bessie Smith, Janis Joplin, Tina Turner

Label: Independent

Bio: Karen Lovely shot onto the blues scene from the Pacific Northwest like Stack O' Lee's .44 capturing 2nd Place Band Prize at the 2010 International Blues Challenge followed by 2011 BMA Nominations for BEST CONTEMPORARY BLUES FEMALE ARTIST, BEST CONTEMPORARY BLUES ALBUM and BEST SONG for her sophom... See Full Bio

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LUCKY GIRL CD moves up 7 pl...
Mar 3, 2009
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  • Fri

    Sep 5

    Portland, OR, US | 4:00pm

    Portland, OR, US
    Fri Sep 05 4:00pm


    Karen Lovely and The Too Loose Cajun Band Cost:$12 at the doorKnown for her passionate, driven performances and always backed by stellar musicians, this powerhouse vocalist delivers a blistering mix of contemporary &old school blues. Lovelys standout performances have garnered awards and critical acclaim at festivals and venues throughout the US, Canada and Europe, including several appearances at the Safeway Waterfront Blues Festival.She is currently working on 10 Miles of Bad Road, her highly anticipated third studio release of all new original contemporary blues. The new CD will featureseveral tracks co-written with renowned keyboard player Dave Fleschner, and Portlands legendary soul & blues artist Curtis Salgado.Tonights show features Doug Rowell on guitar, Dave Fleschner on keys, Timmer Blakely on bass, and Justin Matz on drums. Opening the evening will be The Too Loose Cajun Band. We will clear out space in front of the stage for dancing, so come on down and enjoy an evening of great food, music, and dancing!

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    Sep 6

    Portland, OR, US | 6:00pm

    Portland, OR, US
    Sat Sep 06 6:00pm
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  • Galaxy7 (Artist) Galaxy7
    Hi Karen, Great voice love what I heard - and will be back for more!! Super Cool!! Roger G7
  • Justin Boerema (Artist) Justin Boerema
    Awesome Sound, Rock on! Cheers!
  • DeJeaAngel (Artist) DeJeaAngel
    Amazing tunes, amazing voice! Great discovery! Cheers! DeJeaAngel
  • Brick Fields (Artist) Brick Fields
    I sure hope to see you while we are out west this August!
  • Jeannie in January (Artist) Jeannie in January
    Very classy....Keep those blues alive. Much respect.
  • Spirits Of Another Day (Artist) Spirits Of Another Day
    Sweet ! Peace from Sunny Detroit City !
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Q: Karen when are you going to Destin Florida and sing for me Uncle Butch
A: Soon!!!! Maybe February? xoxox

Asked by anonymous. Answered on Mon Nov 18 2013

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