Fingers without gloves aren't the only thing blue this time of year in Kalamazoo, there's a great lineup of music at Shakespeare's with the Winter Blues Series.

Kalamazoo Valley Blues Association puts on a blistering show every summer, but did you know there is a Winter Blues Series to heat things up? Check out the outstanding second Sunday lineup at Shakespeare's Lower Level. Doors open at 2 pm, showtime is at 3 with a cover charge of $6 going to support the KVBA efforts to keep the blues alive.

Sunday, Dec 15

  • Hank Mowrey & the Hawktones
  • Big Trouble

Sunday, Jan 12

  • Tomas Esparza Band
  • Kevin Nichols and Blue Tuesday

Sunday, Feb 16

  • The Cannons
  • Crooked Root

Sunday, March 8

  • Cricket Creek
  • Crossroads the Resurrection

Kalamazoo Valley Blues Association is an all-volunteer membership organization whose mission is to "promote, educate, and preserve the rich history of blues music as it concerns Kalamazoo, and it's impact on American culture music & arts."