Review: Energy wanes, but Copeland plays one more note for bluesfest crowd
Published 08/12/2013, Duluth News Tribune
Paul Metsa and Willie Walker closed out the acoustic tent at Sunday’s Bayfront Blues Festival with a cover of Bob Dylan’s “Blowin’ in the Wind” that probably was better than the version Dylan himself had played in the same park only a few weeks before. Walker’s laid-back demeanor belied his expressive vocal strength, and Metsa’s tasteful exploration and expansion of the song’s chord structure had the crowd calling for an encore.Word count: 603
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