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PHOTO GALLERY: Faces of Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ Festival

Saturday, September 10, 2011 | 6:24 p.m. CDT; updated 11:49 a.m. CDT, Monday, September 12, 2011
David Wax of the David Wax Museum (left) sings to Xavier Bradford and his father, Jake Giessman during Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ festival Saturday at the MPIX stage on 7th and Locust. During their set, the band had technical difficulties and instead of waiting it out, decided to play two songs in the midst of the audience on the street.

COLUMBIA — The Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ Festival performers entertained crowds on Saturday.

Suz Slezak fiddles atop a folding chair during the David Wax Museum's set in front of the MPIX stage at Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ festival Saturday on 7th and Locust. The band played a short acoustic show in the audience due to technical difficulties on stage, and during their second song, Slezak asked for a chair and for four "big strong men" to hoist her up while she played.
Susie Fiegel (center) and others enjoy the David Wax Museum's impromptu set in front of the MPIX stage during Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ festival Saturday on 7th and Locust. Fiegel is the owner of Village Glass Works in Columbia, a custom stained glass store.
David Wax of the David Wax Museum stomps his cowboy boots in a mixture of rainwater and spilled beer during their set on the MPIX stage at Roots 'N' Blues 'N' BBQ festival Saturday on 7th and Locust. Wax is a Columbia native and graduated from Rock Bridge High School.
Jasmine Gordon blows bubbles at the Blues in the Schools performance on Saturday in Flat Branch Park. The performance was part of the Roots ‘N’ Blues ‘N’ BBQ Festival.
Liam Cox-Littrell, Jack Becking, and Cash Schopflin play in a tree at the Blues in the Schools performance on Saturday in Flat Branch Park. Columbia elementary schools sang and danced as part of the Roots ‘N’ Blues ‘N’ BBQ Festival.
TJ Wheeler sings with Grant Elementary students at the Blues in the Schools performance on Saturday in Flat Branch Park. The performance was part of the Roots ‘N’ Blues ‘N’ BBQ Festival
Attendees of the clap along at the Blues in the Schools performance on Saturday in Flat Branch Park. The performance was part of the Roots ‘N’ Blues ‘N’ BBQ Festival.

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