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 A Musician's Life

Curtis Hawkins' blog, 'A Musician's Life'


Check out our blog and learn what it's like to be a musician 24 hours day - not just the time on stage.  

Curtis Hawkins takes you on a guided tour of what it means to make a living as a working musician.  The ups, the downs, the laughs and the lessons learned.  Comments welcomed


May Blues Shooter™ Winners Announced


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Congratulations to Randy Freer for his excellent image of Dr. John, taken at the Kitchener Blues Festival in 2010.  Randy's image has placed first in the May 2014 Blues Shooter™ contest.  Randy also placed second with his shot of Justin Carpenter, drummer for Edgar Winter.  Third place went to Rick Lewis for his photo of Victor Wainwright, playing with Southern Hospitality.  You can see large format images of the three winners here.


Be sure and submit your photos for June's contest and prizes.  Take a look at the  previous winners, then enter your own work.  Or tell a friend.


Full details are here




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