Category: News

  • Women In Blues Showcase

    Women In Blues Showcase

    The annual Women in Blues event held at Tunes by the Tracks in Stone Mountain was another rousing success! It is always a pleasure to hear the talented blues women in Atlanta and Blue Velvet Atlanta was very happy to be a part of it. Despite a sprinking of rain turning steady, the enthusiastic audience…

  • Sandra Senn on Blues Therapy at WRFG

    Sandra Senn on Blues Therapy at WRFG

    Blue Velvet Atlanta is honored to be opening for Mr. Sipp, “The Mississippi Bluesman” on Sunday, March 12 at Bliss Lounge in Stone Mountain, GA.  Listen as our drummer, Sandra Senn, talks with WRFG’s Larry Eglan about the show and how Blue Velvet Atlanta got started and what makes us unique!

  • Blue Velvet featured in Creative Loafing

    Blue Velvet featured in Creative Loafing

    We’re excited to share that Blue Velvet Atlanta is featured in Creative Loafing’s February edition! Many thanks to CL writer Hal Horowitz for his support of the Atlanta blues music scene and especially women in blues! Read the article here!

  • Kathie Holmes featured in Big City Rhythm and Blues

    Kathie Holmes featured in Big City Rhythm and Blues

    Congratulations to our keyboard player, Kathie Holmes, who is currently featured in the national magazine, Big City Rhythm and Blues. “Kathie Holmes has been playing blues since about 2016.  She feels she’s a latecomer to the blues scene (I might disagree.. hehehe).  Her aunt had a piano in Mississippi and she would play on the…

  • Sandra Senn on WFRG

    Sandra Senn on WFRG

    BIG NEWS! Blue Velvet Atlanta is going to be on the radio! Our drummer Sandra Senn had the pleasure of sitting down with Black Jack (Douglas Ketchum) to do a pre-recorded interview for WRFG-Atlanta 89.3FM to highlight our upcoming performance at Blind Willie’s Blues Club for the Atlanta Blues Society’s Blues Stotts event. It should air on the radio on Tuesday, November 8th from 6-8 am.…