Several acts have joined the lineup for The Telluride Blues & Brews Festival. The latest addition is George Thorogood and the Destroyers, who will headline the event Friday night with special guests Elvin Bishop and Eddie Shaw. In addition, guitarist Jimmie Vaughan has joined the festival’s lineup and Cyril Neville has been added as a special guest with Galactic.
The 17th annual festival will take place in Telluride, CO from September 17-19. Other confirmed acts include: B.B King, Allen Toussaint, T-Model Ford, Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears, JJ Grey & Mofro, Cedric Burnside & Lightnin’ Malcolm, Matt Schofield, Alberta Cross, The Dana Fuchs Band, Ronnie Baker Brooks, Gospel Morning with The Otis Taylor Band featuring Chuck Campbell and the Sheryl Renee Choir (Otis Taylor & Chuck Campbell will also be performing at one of the Juke Joints), Phil Wiggins & Corey Harris, Grady Champion and Terrence Simian & the Zydeco Experience.