Blues Fest cancels 2020 event out of COVID-19 caution

Blues Fest cancels 2020 event out of COVID-19 caution

Rockland — The 2020 North Atlantic Blues Festival has been canceled for 2020 out of concern about the COVID-19 threat, founder and organizer Paul Benjamin said Tuesday. “It was a tough, tough decision but I didn’t feel right bringing in thousands of people to the community and then seeing a spike in cases,” Benjamin said. […]

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2021 North Atlantic Blues Festival

Sat July 10 ••• MCMA Blues Camp Kids 10:30-10:55 AM 11:15 AM-12:15 PM 12:30-1:30 PM 1:45-3:00 PM 3:15-4:30 PM 4:45-6:15 PM Sun July 11 ••• MCMA Blues Camp Kids 10:30-10:55 AM 11:15 AM-12:15 PM 12:30-1:30 PM 1:45-3:00 PM 3:15-4:15 PM 4:30-5:30 PM Followed by an encore set featuring Coco & Ronnie with a tribute to […]

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2020 North Atlantic Blues Festival

2020 North Atlantic Blues Festival

The 2020 North Atlantic Blues Festival has been canceled out of concern about the COVID-19 pandemic. This is something that we gave a lot of thought and decided that it is the right thing to do. The dates for next year will be July 10-11 2021 with the same artists that were booked for this […]

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2019 North Atlantic Blues Festival

2019 North Atlantic Blues Festival

 Sat July 13 ••• MCMA Blues Camp Kids 10:30-10:55 AM 11:15 AM-12:15 PM 12:30-1:30 PM 1:45-3:00 PM 3:15-4:30 PM 4:45-6:15 PM Sun July 14 ••• MCMA Blues Camp Kids 10:30-10:55 AM 11:15 AM-12:15 PM 12:30-1:30 PM 1:45-3:00 PM 3:15-4:30 PM 4:45-6:15 PM between acts Saturday & Sunday   Get the latest NABF news… Follow us on Facebook or signup for […]

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2018 North Atlantic Blues Festival

2018 North Atlantic Blues Festival

 Sat July 14 ••• MCMA Blues Camp Kids 10:30-10:55 AM   11:15 AM-12:15 PM 12:30-1:30 PM 1:45-3:00 PM 3:15-4:45 PM 5:00-6:30 PM Sun July 15 ••• MCMA Blues Camp Kids 10:30-10:55 AM   11:15 AM-12:15 PM 12:30-1:30 PM 1:45-3:00 PM 3:15-4:30 PM 4:45-6:15 PM between acts Saturday & Sunday   Get the latest NABF news… Follow us on Facebook or […]

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2017 North Atlantic Blues Festival

2017 North Atlantic Blues Festival

 Sat July 15 ••• MCMA Blues Camp Kids #1 10:30-10:55 AM   11:15 AM-12:15 PM 12:30-1:30 PM 1:45-3:00 PM 3:15-4:45 PM 5:00-6:30 PM Sun July 16 ••• MCMA Blues Camp Kids #1 10:30-10:55 AM   11:15 AM-12:15 PM 12:30-1:30 PM 1:45-3:00 PM 3:15-4:30 PM 4:45-6:15 PM between acts Saturday & Sunday   Get the latest NABF news… Follow us on […]

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North Atlantic Blues Festival: Great Music Experience in one of America's Most Beautiful Cities

North Atlantic Blues Festival: Great Music Experience in one of America’s Most Beautiful Cities

Destinations for summer vacations are numerous but few compare to Rockland, Maine. Recently recognized by Budget Travel as one of “Coolest Small Towns in America”, the citizens of Rockland take great pride in their community. Rockland was first chartered back in 1854 and it grew quickly. This rapid growth was due to the booming industries […]

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2016 North Atlantic Blues Festival

2016 North Atlantic Blues Festival

   Sat July 16 11:00-12:10 12:25-1:35 1:50-3:05 3:20-4:40 5:00-6:30 Sun July 17 11:00-12:00 12:15-1:20 1:35-2:45 3:00-4:15 4:30-6:00   between acts Saturday & Sunday   Get the latest NABF news… Follow us on Facebook or signup for our email newsletter to get the latest announcements as they happen!

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2015 NABF - Photos

2015 NABF – Photos

Photos from the 2015 North Atlantic Blues Fest

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2015 North Atlantic Blues Festival

2015 North Atlantic Blues Festival

 Sat July 11 11:00-12:10 12:25-1:35 1:50-3:05 3:20-4:40 5:00-6:30 Sun July 12 11:00-12:00 12:15-1:20 1:35-2:45 3:00-4:15 4:30-6:00   between acts Saturday & Sunday   Get the latest NABF news… Follow us on Facebook or signup for our email newsletter to get the latest announcements as they happen!

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2014 North Atlantic Blues Festival

2014 North Atlantic Blues Festival

Jarekus Singleton, Mr. Sipp, Teeny Tucker, Joanna Connor, Victor Wainwright, Melvin Taylor, C.J. Chenier, Joe Louis Walker, Jimmy Thackery, The Golden State Lone Star Review, The Mannish Boys…

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2013 North Atlantic Blues Festival

2013 North Atlantic Blues Festival

Mavis Staples, The Holmes Brothers, The Blues Broads – Dorothy Morrison, Tracy Nelson, Angela Strehli, and Annie Sampson, Samantha Fish, True Blues – Corey Harris, Guy Davis, Alvin Youngblood Hart, Eddie Taylor Jr with Maurice John Vaughn, The Lee Boys, Selwyn Birchwood, Matt Andersen, Sugar Ray & the Blues Tones, Popa Chubby, and Ben Prestage

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2012 North Atlantic Blues Festival

2012 North Atlantic Blues Festival

Printable Schedule Download >> Saturday, July 14 Randy Oxford Band 11:00-12:00 Albert Castiglia 12:15-1:15 Royal Southern Brotherhood Cyril Neville, Mike Zito, Devon Allman, Charlie Wooton and Mean Willie Green 1:30-2:35 Rick Estrin & the Nightcats 2:50-4:00 Tribute to Koko Taylor With The Blues Machine, Nora Jean Wallace, Melvia “Chick” Rogers and  Jackie Scott 4:15-5:20 Tab […]

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2011 NABF - Photos

2011 NABF – Photos

Photos from the 2011 North Atlantic Blues Fest

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2011 North Atlantic Blues Festival

2011 North Atlantic Blues Festival

Nellie Tiger Travis – Eddy “The Chief” Clearwater – Lil’ Ed & the Blues Imperials – Billy Branch & the Sons of Blues – Magic Slim & the Teardrops – The Brooks Family Reunion – Trampled Under Foot – James Armstrong – Toni Lynn Washington – Eric Bibb – Robert Cray

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