Party for Mark Thompson and Joanne Johnson
A birthday party for Mark Thompson and Joanne Johnson will be May 9 at Big Cities Lounge, 905 E. State St.
A chicken and dumpling dinner will be served at 7 p.m., with music starting at 8 p.m. Performers include The Barstool Bob Blues Band, featuring Big Jim Johnson, along with special guests as follows: blues vocalist The Queen Bee Beverly Perron; Chicago sax player and vocalist Rodney Brown; hot rod national guitar champion 18-year-old Jared Nichols; and the youngest blues guitarist in the world, 6-year-old Tallan the T-man Latz.
from the May 2-8, 2007, issue