As their name implies, these gentlemen are on a mission to present the blues, jazz, R&B and zydeco in the best of the African-American musical tradition with all the energy they can muster. The band has been together for over a decade, providing down-home, roots music for grateful listeners in the Southeast region and beyond.
Frankie’s Blues Mission has performed with or shared the stage with blues legends such as Robert “Chick” Willis, Billy Boy Arnold, Billy Flynn, Henry “Gip” Gipson, Chicago Bob Nelson, Roy Lee Johnson, Luther ”Houserocker” Johnson, Willie Hill and Rita Graham.
The group has performed at numerous festivals and special events including The Atlanta Dogwood Festival, The Gwinnett Arts Festival, The Lowcountry Blues Bash, The Pee Dee Blues Bash, The National Black Arts Festival, The Decatur Arts Festival, The Blues-by-the-Sea Festival, The Clemson Blues Festival, The Barnesville Blues and BBQ Festival, the Historic Columbia Festival, The Greenwood Blues Cruise, The Northside Tavern “Chicken Raid” Festival and The Blue Ridge Blues Festival.
Arrive before the show for dinner, drinks and socializing.
Doors at 7:00, Music at 8:30.
21+, $7 cover, non-smoking
About Blind Willie's Blues Club
Housed in a historic 1920's era building, Blind Willie's Blues Club has hosted nearly 10,000 nights of live music in Atlanta. Tonight is a good time to go, plus there is a live performance six nights a week (Tue-Sun). National touring acts appear regularly along with the best of local & regional acts. Your favorite blues musician or band from the last 30 years likely played a concert here. The focus is blues, but at some events you may also hear jazz, early R&B, soul, and roots music.
Looking for restaurants with live music in Atlanta? Blind Willie's has a dinner menu and full bar to accompany the entertainment. Start the show with food and drinks, progress to drinks and dancing. The club is small, cozy and intimate, so you can relax and enjoy good music and shared experiences. Visit soon.
828 N Highland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306