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Louie Bluie Music and Arts Festival

  • Cove Lake State Park Cove Lake State Park, 110 Cove Lake Ln. Caryville, TN 37714 Unites States of America (map)

Joe will join the Carpetbag Theatre Singers as they sing the songs of Howard "Louie Bluie" Armstrong at the 2014 Louie Bluie Music and Arts Festival.

The Louie Bluie Music and Arts Festival is named in honor of Howard “Louie Bluie” Armstrong (1909-­‐ 2003) who grew up in Campbell County, influenced by the many genres of music common to the area, and became one of the nation's finest black string-­‐band musicians, a recipient of NEA’s National Heritage Fellowship, and the Tennessee Governor's Folk Heritage Award. “Louie Bluie” was an accomplished musician, painter, and storyteller, who created ethnic jewelry, mastered seven foreign languages and 22 musical instruments, and traveled the world. For more information click here.