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The Blind Boys of Alabama

7/13/2006
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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Back by popular demand, after winning an unprecedented four consecutive Grammy’s for Best Traditional Soul Gospel, The Blind Boys of Alabama return to Sioux Falls for a performance at the Washington Pavilion of October 1, 2005. After playing as part of the Sioux Falls Jazz and Blues series two years ago the Blind Boys of Alabama are returning to promote their new album “Atom Bomb.” The Blind Boys of Alabama are bringing to Sioux Falls their special brand of the Gospel. Like they said two years ago, “We didn’t come to hope you’d find the Lord, we brought him here with us.” This show at the Washington Pavilion has special opening guest Pieta Brown. Ms. Brown is the daughter of legendary Iowa singer/songwriter Greg Brown. Tickets for this show go on-sale on Saturday, July 16 at 9am. Tickets are available on-line at www.washingtonpavilion.org or by calling the Washington Pavilion Box Office at 605-367-6000. For more information and interview requests contact Sue Schrader with The Blind Boys at 414-961-8350 ext 201. For promotional information please contact Jeff Venekamp at 605-331-2405 or via email at jeffvenekamp@hotmail.com. For press photo go to www.washingtonpavilion.org click on “general information”, then “media information” enter user name: media password: photo. Blind Boys website – www.blindboys.com Pieta Brown website – www.pietabrown.com