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Published January 06 2013

Magic Slim to headline Winter Blues Fest

FARGO – The lineup has been announced for the 13th annual Fargo Winter Blues Fest on Feb. 9.

Chicago guitarist Magic Slim & the Teardrops headlines the evening with a 9 p.m. set. He previously played the Fargo (summer) Blues Festival in 2008.

Australian harmonica player Harper & Midwest Kind performs at 7 p.m.

Fargo blues band the Shuffle Cats celebrate their 20th anniversary with an earlier set, and the Blues Valley Band opens things up at 4 p.m.

This year’s event is held at the Doublewood Inn and Convention Center.

After Magic Slim’s set, a jam session is scheduled in the Doublewood lounge.

Advance tickets for this ID-only show are $23 and are available at Happy Harry’s, Mother’s Music, at www.fargobluesfest.com and (701) 287-7775.