Houston Blues Museum Fundraiser feat. Miss Lavelle White

Miss Lavelle White
BB King helped launch her career when he took her on the road with him. Since then, she’s played with James Brown, Otis Redding, Aretha Franklin, countless greats. Miss Lavelle is an inductee in the Texas Music Hall of Fame.

A consummate entertainer, she inspires her audience as she swirls them up in funk, blues and soul rhythms. Her band includes some of Austin’s finest musicians including Appa Perry, Matt Farrell, George Rarey and Paul Buddha Mills.

Rebecca Laird
In addition to winning mutiple awards as a blues guitarist, Rebecca has delved into jazz, fusion jazz, folk/roots music and even 17th century Scottish lute music. She plays with authority and confidence, coming from years of performances, study and her own natural talent.

When you hear Rebecca play, you will notice a fresh, stunning virtuosity. You will think you know where she is going in a song, but she will surprise you and take you into her expressive world. Your mind will know it has experienced a deep, educated breath of musical talent. Your heart will know it has been awakened!

Ally Venable
A powerhouse from the Lone Star State, the Ally Venable Band has ignited excitement on the blues and rock scene. Lead vocalists and guitarist, Ally Venable, starting singing at an early age in church and then in recent years picked up the guitar and found her passion.

Being a protege of Lance Lopez and through Ally’s songwriting and onstage performance, this female packs a punch. She is the 2014 and 2015 East Texas Female Guitarist of the Year.

Tommie Lee Bradley
She’s taken her critically acclaimed music to Japan, with Soul Shock, to Canada, with Jean-Pierre Ferland and Ginnette Reno, and throughout the United States, both as a headliner and with acts such as Jim Messina. She’s a stellar songwriter with tightly crafted, highly visual lyrics. Her vocals are those of a soul drenched Southern song stylist, able to make any song her own, no matter who composed the material.