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Hello Everybody!

Just because we have a slow last quarter of 2017 doesn't mean you're not on our minds! Check this out:

Welcome to The Blues Posse as our friend, fan and blues lover! We certainly appreciate it very much. I’m Jamie Van Beek. Most folks call me MrJamie. This is a “one time only” introduction ad to bring you up to date with us.

I'd like to invite you to one of our next shows: Please come! *First Saturday Show of every month at Latitude 30, 512 San Jacinto Blvd., ATX 78701 from 6:30-10:30pm. $2 wells and domestics. 21+. No Cover. Try finding $2 mixed drinks anywhere else in Downtown Austin!

Here's some neat stuff... *On 7/29/16 3pm we had a Live Interview on ITNS Radio “In The Neon Spotlight”. http://www.blogtalkradio.com/samwatkinsrocks/2016/07/29/get-the-blue-light-blues-w-the-blues-posse-on-itns-radio You may still listen to the archive of our interview at any time. Just click on the photo link below and it’ll come up!

*Check out this new video of “Shack Up Inn” that will be on our next album! https://youtu.be/JIR7IkyC7K0

*8/12/17 Here’s our New video interview with “The Daily Texan” https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=pvBjK1uX0es

If you come to one of our shows during your birthday week, you get a FREE CD -just our way of saying Happy Birthday!

We have a “for sale” our newest and only studio recorded album, “Blue Light Howl”, 3/2016 Mastered by Bill Johnson. Recorded at Perfect Pitch Studios in Austin by Paul Ramsey and Mike Gibbons. Your purchase will advance our project to the next level. Title: “Blue Light Howl”. 11 songs. (Album #7) Message me on FB or email mrjamieharp@sbcglobal.net. $10 plus S&H $4.95=$14.95 message me here for details. For international orders please use email. YOU NEED TO BUY ONE! Hear 5 of the songs on our website www.thebluesposse.com

Please follow us! Click on the links below, https://www.reverbnation.com/thebluesposse become an "official" fan, it’s FREE! Lots of downloads too! Join our email list here! https://www.facebook.com/The-Blues-Posse-100141073412706 , and if you like us, give us a "Like". FB limits us to 50 invites per show-So join Reverbnation Email for show invites and updates at www.reverbnation.com/thebluesposse it’s pretty cool~lots of songs and videos. See us on www.youtube.com/thebluesposse going back to 2007! Nuthin' But The Blues plus a whole lot more!

Let us know if you plan to come to one of our shows and we’ll make you our special guest for the evening!

Please take the time to listen to our music and give us your feedback; What’s your favorite? We want to hear your opinion! Thank you for your time, I sincerely appreciate it, MrJamie


Summer was grand good times but all good things come to an end! October is one of those feast or famine type of times...this year it's a bit slow! So far, we have one booking at our First Saturday Blues Show at Latitude 30 on 10/7/17 from 6:30-10:30pm Featuring Diamond Simon on Guitar, Zaz Marshall on Bass, Grady Humble on Drums and yours truly! *First Saturday Show of every month at Latitude 30, 512 San Jacinto Blvd., ATX 78701 from 6:30-10:30pm. $2 wells and domestics. 21+. No Cover. Try finding $2 mixed drinks anywhere else in Downtown Austin!

Banger's post show notes

What an amazing time last night at Banger's Sausage House and Beer Garden! Last night's "Totally packed house" was so enthusiastic and fun to perform for, we played straight through without a break! Fantastic performances by all. Thanks to all our new friends from Scotland, England, Chicago, D.C., and so many more! Special thanks to all the lovely ladies who just ate up the show we put out for y'all! Nuthin' But The Blues plus a whole lot more!

Last night at The Chuggin Monkey

Last night's show at The Chuggin Monkey was the best yet. It was moving an grooving and everything was alright! Kudos to David Levy and Justin Sedillo for keepin that bottom end so nice and tight. Jack Edery was spot on and kept the fabulous crowd dancin! Clyde Wayne whipped the audience into a frenzy! Thank you to all our new friends for dancing the night away...so many fine folks both young and older made this a memorable night for us. New friends from Austria, Germany, France, Washington state, LA California, Louisiana, Boston and so many more. I enjoyed myself and had a great time!

Every Wednesday Blues Show!

Join MrJamie, Jack Edery along with special guests Justin Sedillo on bass and David Levy on Drums as we bring you Nuthin' But The Blues plus a whole lot more! Showtime 9:30pm-12:30am

Movie: The Hitman's Bodyguard

Th Hitman's Bodyguard is excellent! This is a blast of a good time!

We're now on Instagram

still trying to master something new and foreign to me so bear with me. mrjamiebluesposse

Alcove Cantina tonight!

Join Ryan Koronich, Justin Sedillo, Grady Humble and myself for a Return To Round Rock Texas! Party with us and bring the whole family for great Mexican Food wonderful atmosphere and some mighty fine service from the bar! Showtime 7:30-11pm

Banger's Sausage House and Beer Garden Party!!!

Banger's Sausage House & Beer Garden was a total blast last night! What an audience! Kudos to Adam Berlin on drums and Justin Sedillo on bass for keepin' it together and a big Woo Hoo to Mario Mardez on guitar/vocals who killed it! Terrific International Audience with a Lovely Birthday girl from Istanbul, Turkey; at least 10 Birthday celebrants last night, 2 Bachlorette parties...like I said it was a blast! There were Folks from Idaho, Chicago, San Francisco, San Diego, Montana, New York, Philadelphia...totally fun night!!! We return to Banger's on Thursday September 7th. Don't miss out on the fun at Banger's Sausage House and Beer Garden next time 8-11pm.

Llano Blues Concert highlights & press

The Gogo Dancers were a real nice touch! Thank you Felicia Patterson​ and Gillian Fletcher! http://www.hillcountrypassport.com/llano/article/20206/llivin-lavida-llano-the-blues-in-llano#.WYMdw0lGt8I.facebook