Here is an official interview and performance video from "The Blues Kitchen" with Jerron "Blind Boy" Paxton, A virtuoso player over guitar, banjo, violin, harmonica, accordion and piano, he has the ability to play century old songs and make them totally real and relevant here in 2018. He discusses growing up in South Central LA and Jerron performs an incredible version of ‘Alabama Bound’
 Paxton will be playing at 8 p.m. Friday, April 26 and at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 27 at the at the Jam, which celebrates its fifth year at Harris Riverfront Park Friday and Saturday, April 26-27 with 17 American roots music acts from Florida, Ohio, Tennessee, Kentucky, Virginia, and from right here in West Virginia. 

Enjoy two nights of music from Paxton," a twentysomething L.A. native who is the world's greatest blues revivalist. Other bands include: David Mayfield Parade, Strung Like A Horse, The String Assassins, Rob McNurlin and The Beatnik Cowboys, Laid Back Country Picker and Honey, String Therapy, Of The Dell, The 1937 Flood, Big Rock and the Candyass Mountain Boys, Nip and Tuck, The Independent State, Micah Scott, Mike Gray and Tim Lancaster. There's free camping and coolers allowed at the festival.
Music starts at 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Advance tickets are $30 (for both days) on sale at The ticket prices feature free camping. Coolers are allowed. Tickets are free for children 12 and under and are $10 a day for Marshall students with an ID and $10 for anyone who has a ticket stub from the Marshall Green and White Game on Saturday.

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