Category: Ramblings

Ramblings On My Mind – December 2018

Ramblings On My Mind September 2019

Greg Johnson, CBA President Every year in December I devote my column to the blues recordings that have stood out to me overall during the last year. One thing it always shows is that my taste is not founded in

Ramblings On My Mind – November 2018

Ramblings On My Mind September 2019

Greg Johnson, Cascade Blues Association President As we approach the end of the year, there are plenty of important dates to note concerning our blues society. Most are fun happenings, but there are also things that need to happen for

Ramblings on My Mind – October 2018

Ramblings On My Mind September 2019

Greg Johnson, Cascade Blues Association President So much going on within the Cascade Blues Association for the last portion of 2018. Hoping that we’re moving in the right direction to make our members happy. First of all, we have a

Ramblings On My Mind – Sept. 2018

Ramblings On My Mind September 2019

Greg Johnson, CBA President Seems funny that I am writing in review of this summer when we have an early deadline this month and it’s still only the first weekend of August. But it’s already starting out to be an

Ramblings On My Mind – August 2018

Ramblings On My Mind September 2019

Greg Johnson, Cascade Blues Association President Summer time is always a favorite period during the year due to the number of music festivals taking place seemingly everywhere. The Waterfront Blues Festival is a definite highlight, not only because of the

Ramblings On My Mind – July 2018

Ramblings On My Mind September 2019

Greg Johnson, Cascade Blues Association President The Cascade Blues Association is always proud to be a part of the Waterfront Blues Festival every year, whether it is having our strong volunteer base fill roles at the various stages, manning our

Ramblings On My Mind – June 2018

Ramblings On My Mind September 2019

Greg Johnson, CBA President It is too often lately that I have reflected on the loss of venues. So it is good news that it appears that two we thought may not be around anymore have discovered a potential new

Ramblings on My Mind – May 2018

Ramblings On My Mind September 2019

Greg Johnson, Cascade Blues Association The summer is about upon us and festival season is breaking out already. This year the Cascade Blues Association is planning on being a part of many different events to bring our brand back out

Ramblings on My Mind – April 2018

Ramblings On My Mind September 2019

Greg Johnson / CBA President So much to talk about this month. First I want to thank our newest board members for bringing their skills to our organization. For so long we have worked terribly short handed, so this is

Ramblings on My Mind – March 2018

Ramblings On My Mind September 2019

Greg Johnson, CBA President As I explained last month, for the first time since 2003 I did not make the trip back to Memphis for the International Blues Challenge, but that doesn’t mean I didn’t keep track of how our