Paramount Blues Festival: Sept. 6-7

September 3, 2013   // 0 Comments

From 1929 to 1932 Grafton was the site of a Paramount recording studio that recorded blues musicians sent up from Chicago, including Son House, Charley Patton and Henry Townsend. Townsend, the last known living bluesman to have recorded at the studio, returned to Grafton in 2006 after 76 years for the first festival celebrating Grafton's blues history. Now, the event is in its eighth year. Bring ...

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