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Shemekia Copeland, Bobby Rush, Mike Zito among winners at 2021 Blues Music Awards

The irrepressible spirit of the blues was on full display during The Blues Foundation’s 42nd Blues Music Awards (BMAs) presented by Global Electronic Technology when winners across 25 categories were announced. Broadcasted virtually on June 6 due to COVID precautions, the show’s highlights included heartfelt video statements from many of the winners as well as lively performances from several past BMA winning artists. Awarded by The Blues Foundation’s members, the BMAs are widely recognized as the highest honor given to blues musicians. The 42nd Blues Music Awards coincides with the 42nd annual celebration of Black Music Month which recognizes the immeasurable influence of Black artists and their music on America’s musical traditions.
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Safety Harbor, FLsuncoastnews.com

Safety Harbor Art & Music Center to welcome Mike Zito

SAFETY HARBOR — Mike Zito will perform Friday, May 21, at the Safety Harbor Art & Music Center, 706 Second St. N., Safety Harbor. Doors will open at 7 p.m. The show will begin at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door if available. Visit safetyharborartandmusiccenter.thundertix.com. Social distancing is being practiced at the venue. Event organizers ask attendees to wear a face mask and follow safety guidelines. Those who feel sick should stay home.

Mike Zito & His Big Blues Band bring 'Rock N Roll: A Tribute to Chuck Berry'

Mike Zito may be one of the most lauded artists in the contemporary blues arena today, and rightfully so, but for Zito, the thing that counts the most is maintaining his honesty, authenticity and integrity. Those are the qualities that have steered Zito’s career since the beginning and continue to define every effort he’s offered since.
Saint Louis, MOSt. Louis Post-Dispatch

Mike Zito will bring Chuck Berry tribute to the Pageant

The “Endeavor for Normalcy” concert series continues with "Mike Zito: A Tribute to Chuck Berry" at 8 p.m. May 8 at the Pageant. The show features Charlie Berry III, Albert Castiglia, Joanna Connor, Tony Campanella and Dave Kalz with Mike Zito and his Big Blues Band. Isley Brothers vs. Earth,...
Houston, TX365thingsinhouston.com

Mike Zito in Concert at The Heights Theater

Contemporary blues singer-songwriter and guitarist, Mike Zito, performs live at The Heights Theater. Jim Suhler opens the show. Social Distancing & COVID-19 Businesses and organizations in Houston have opened under modified protocols, following guidelines administered by local health officials, the State of Texas and CDC. At this time, guidance from experts urges people to continue wearing face masks when in public spaces, practice social distancing of at least six feet, limit your touching of surfaces and frequently use hand sanitizer or soap and water to keep your hands clean.
Jefferson, TXBeaumont Enterprise

Photos: Tracy Byrd and Mike Zito at the Jefferson Theatre

The Jefferson Theatre presented their first live concert since the pandemic took hold as they welcomed country star Tracy Byrd and bluesman Mike Zito to the stage Saturday night. Byrd is a native of Vidor and Zito grew up in St. Louis, but now calls SETX home.