The 2nd Annual Uncle Willie K's Barbeque Blues Fest. Hawaii's only Blues Festival truly rooted in the Blues. Uncle Willie K, the Hawaiian Bluesman, hosts this annual sellout concert featuring nothing but the Blues. This year Uncle Willie is excited to feature Legendary guitarist Billy Gibbons!! Yes, Billy F Gibbons from ZZ Top. Also Delta blues legend Robert "Wolfman" Belfour. There will also be more special guests joining Uncle Willie, including Lehua Kalima and RJ Lanui Kaneao II. Returning is the Tom Conway Band (Tom just recently played Farm Aid and toured cross country as Willie Nelson's Guitarist), Mike Carroll and Ageless, the Bobby Ingram Band . And new to the lineup this year is Oahu's Bluesy Rock power house, the Kings of Spade. More special guests to be announced. Mc'd by Kathy "Tita" Collins. We will feature incredible Barbeque, refreshments, and a beer garden. Blankets and low-back chairs allowed. No outside food or beverages, and no cameras of any kind will be allowed. All Alcoholic beverages must be purchased and consumed in the beer garden. Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Designated handicap seating This year's event is located at the foothills of the West Maui mountains in the open air "Field of Dreams" at the Maui Tropical Plantation.
Sounds Like: Neil Young, Steely Dan, Jimmy Vaughn, Django Reinhardt, Willie Nelson
Bio: Tom Conway is an active professional Guitarist / Vocalist on the beautiful island of Maui. Tom has worked with Willie Nelson, Producer Bob Rock, Pat Simmons, Willie K and all of the best players on Maui both on stage and in the studio. For more info please go to www.tomconwayguitar.com .
"Conway accents his own vocals with plenty of stylish and inventive guitar fills and solos".