The "Naborhood" Coffee Talk
Wednesdays
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Presented by Doris Nabors and June Beverly
5910 Hampton St., Melrose, Fl at the corner of State Rd. 26
If you can, bring snacks and goodies to share.


talkingStickWednesday, July 5, 2017
Talking Stick - Keith Peters, Walter Jones, Jon Alexander, Richard Bassil
Keith Peters of Hawthorne, FL has been writing his own brand of music pushing five decades. Over the years, his evolving music has morphed to embrace elements of reggae, calypso, bosa, swing, jazz, eclectic folk, R&R. The songs are engaging and upbeat often with a message. His music emphasizes rhythmic expression with a unique sound of its own. Keith is joined by Walter "Boom, Boom" Jones, percussion; Jon Alexander, steel and Richard Bassil, bass. Website www.talkingstickmusic.com


charleySimmons smWednesday, July 12, 2017
Charley Simmons
It was Charley's St. Augustine 1970 exposure to Gamble Rogers that he began to develop his own finger picking solo style. 1991 Utah State Flattop Guitar Champion, 2002 Wyoming State Fingerstyle Champion, Winner 2003 Gamble Rogers Fingerstyle Guitar Competition, Winner 2005 KRCL Singer/Songwriter Competition. Charley's music is as diverse as his musical influences drawing on folk, blues and jazz.

 


jimCoonsBillyEnnisWednesday, July 19, 2017
The Blew Country Duo
Billy Ennis and James Coons, The Blew Country Duo are vocalists and fine acoustic guitar pickers with a unique sound.  They cover traditional, country, folk and blues.  They also play some original tunes.

 

 


middlegroungWednesday, July 26, 2017
Middleground 
The duo MIDDLEGROUND consists of Barbara and Mark Armbrecht, whose music includes an eclectic mix of folk, pop, blues, ragtime and classic favorites all of which have been flavored by Barbara's finger picking style, use of open turnings, occasional use of slide and supported by Mark's solid bass techniques. They worked in the studio recording industry for many years and could be heard on numerous national and local commercials. Mark was bassist with a staff band and Barbara a regular of Jamboree, UDS, a weekly live radio broadcast of country music featuring the top country artist of the day. MIDDLEGROUND competed in the N. Central FL Blues Competition and was chosen to represent the North Central FL area at the International Blues Callenge in Memphis, Tennessee in January 2013 Duo category.