The Notodden Blues Festival 2016 – Highlights From Saturday

Billy Gibbons © Per Ole HagenSaturday was my last day at Notodden this year. It was raining hard during the night, but it stopped in the morning. My only complaint was that the soundcheck for the Supersonic Bues Machine woke me up early. They and the Original Blues Brothers were the concerts that sold the most tickets this year, and I was looking forward to it. (Photo above: Billy Gibbons and Supesonic Blues Machine)

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Leeann’s Barndance

Marit Larsen and Leeann Atherton at Leeann's Barndance. © All Rights Reserved: Per Ole HagenOne of my very best Austin traditions, is Leeann Atherton’s Barndance on the Sunday after the last SXSW day. It has been my tradition since 1997, and through Leeann, I have met many interesting and very friendly people from South Austin. I have had some great BBQ, too!

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