PHOTO GALLERY: Day two of Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ
Saturday, October 2, 2010 | 7:11 p.m. CDT;
updated 8:24 p.m. CDT, Saturday, October 2, 2010
Joanne Shaw Taylor plays electric guitar during her set at Seventh and Locust streets on Saturday. Taylor hails from Great Britain and specializes in blues rock.
The second day of the Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ Festival in downtown Columbia offered patrons a wide range of tastes and tunes. Here are a few of the sights caught Saturday by Missourian photographers.
Eric Starr, 28, of Chicago, and Lindsay Yoder, 26, a graduate student at MU, pump barbecue sauces onto their burgers from Hoss' Market at the Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ Festival on Saturday.
Rex Scott, 34, grills chicken at the Jamaican Jerk Hut during the Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ Festival on Saturday. Scott said that he has been cooking jerk chicken at the festival since it started in 2007. The Jamaican Jerk Hut makes about 500 pounds of meat to serve at the festival, and it takes about three hours to grill.
A guitar case decorated with a plethora of stickers sits backstage prior to the Music Maker Blues Revue set on Saturday.
Beatle Bob, a well-known music fan from St. Louis, dances his signature moves at the Peace Park stage on Saturday. Beatle Bob, born Robert Matonis, has reportedly attended a live show every day for 14 years.
The Columbia-based band, The Record Collector, performs at Seventh and Locust streets on Saturday for the Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ Festival.
Soul singer Charles Walker joins his band, The Dynamites, on stage at Peace Park on Saturday for the Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ Festival.
Mudcat, left, and Albert White, of the Music Maker Blues Revue, organize CDs backstage in Peace Park before their set on Saturday at 2010 Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ Festival.
Richard Davis, left, and Tina Thompson watch the Honey Island Swamp Band perform during the 2010 Roots ‘N’ Blues ‘N’ BBQ Festival on Saturday.
The Honey Island Swamp Band performs in Peace Park during the Roots ‘N’ Blues ‘N’ BBQ Festival on Saturday.
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