B.B. King Rib Rock Festival - Aug 27, 2011

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The Long Island Music Hall of Fame, in conjunction with WBAB-FM, will bring together blues band and an all-star band of Hall of Fame inductees and musicians to the festival stage at Jones Beach on Saturday. Also on display and not to be missed at the festival is the Hall of Fames display of Long Island music artifacts. Joe Rock and the All Stars, featuring members of Twisted Sister and other well known Long Island based musicians, kick off the Jones Beach festival show with their signature mix of covers and originals. The Kerry Kearney Band will bring the killer players that fans come to expect to cook up their special blend of blues roots Delta music. Kerry Kearney Band has a dedicated following and has performed its home-grown psychedelta sound with the greats, including the Allman Brothers

Bring the family for a day full of music, fun and barbecue cooked low and slow by the regions best pitmasters. Rib Rocks festivals will satisfy fans with a tasty mix of ribs, brisket, pulled pork and other tempting edibles, the best local blues and rock acts performing on the festival stages, comedians, crafters, grilling demonstrations, special attractions and prize drawings. Show Us Your Six Pack contests offer a few moments of glory and a whole lot of laughs and prizes. Festival runs from 3-8 p.m. Admission to the festival is included in the ticket price. Food prices vary with vendors.

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